Head Teacher

Job Summary
Contract Type:
Working Pattern:
Full time
Advert Start Date:
Advert End Date:
Closed for applications on 22/03/2019 23:59
Leadership Scale L18 - L24 (£60,755 - £70,370)
Job Category:
Schools - Teaching
Vacancy ID:
Employment Location:
St Augustine's Catholic Primary School
Closing date:
22 Mar
Further Information

Required from 1 September 2019.
Leadership Scale L18 - L24 (Group 3)
NOR 315 + 26 FTE Nursery

St Augustine's Catholic Primary School is a larger than average primary school situated in Gateshead. Our longserving, dedicated and successful headteacher is retiring. The Governors are seeking to appoint a new Headteacher who is passionate about primary education within the context of the Catholic Church. Our new Head Teacher will have the vision and drive to continue to move our school forward, supported by an ambitious team of governors, a strong leadership team and experienced staff.

The Governors wish to appoint an inspirational, enthusiastic and forward-thinking Head Teacher.

The successful candidate will:
Be a practising and committed Roman Catholic
Have a clear vision of excellence in Catholic primary education
Be a caring and inspirational leader, passionate about enabling pupils
and staff to shine, develop their potential and celebrate their talents
Have a proven track record of raising standards, improving Teaching and
Learning and leading and implementing whole-school initiatives
Be a natural communicator, able to build on our well-developed partnerships
with pupils, staff, parents, parish and wider community

We can offer:
A happy, welcoming school underpinned by a strong Catholic ethos
Well-motivated, confident and friendly pupils who enjoy learning
Parents who are proud of and celebrate the achievements of their children
Supportive, enthusiastic and dedicated staff
A spacious, modern well-maintained learning environment with excellent internal
and external facilities

How to apply:
Informal visits to the school are warmly welcomed. To arrange a visit, please contact Mrs Scullion, School Business Manager on 0191 4692949.

To receive an application pack and further details, please contact the school by email at: info@staugustinesprimary.org.

Completed applications should be returned to the school either by post or email, marked for the attention of Mrs Tina Gray, Chair of Governors.

St Augustine's Catholic Primary School is strongly committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of pupils and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.
If successful you will need to apply for an enhanced Disclosure.

Closing date: Friday 22 March 2019 - midnight
Shortlisting date: Thursday 28 March 2019
Interview date: Thursday 4 April 2019

Please note
This job is closed for applications.