Deputy Head Teacher - St Augustine's Catholic School

Job Summary
Contract Type:
Working Pattern:
Full time
Advert Start Date:
Advert End Date:
28/09/2020 12:00
L10-L14 (£51,311-£56,579 - to start January 2021
Job Category:
Schools - Teaching
Vacancy ID:
Employment Location:
St Augustine's Catholic School
Closing date:
28 Sep
Further Information


Deputy Head Teacher required from 1 January 2021.
Leadership Scale L10-L14 - £51,311 - £56,579

St Augustine’s Catholic Primary School is a larger than average school situated in Gateshead. NOR 315 + 26 FTE Nursery.

The governors are seeking to appoint an enthusiastic and dedicated practising Catholic to the position of Deputy Head Teacher within our caring and successful primary school.

We are looking for someone to work alongside our newly appointed Head Teacher and our strong and supportive staff team.

Governors are seeking to appoint a Deputy Head Teacher who:
Is a practising Catholic with a clear vision and belief for Catholic Education
An outstanding teacher who leads by exemplary practice
Is committed to continuing and developing the effective partnerships with the local parish, families, governors, community and the wider family of Catholic schools
Will provide clear and precise leadership, by nurturing and inspiring all members of the school community to achieve the highest standards
Is a person who values people and recognises the importance of compassion

We can offer you:
Happy, confident and motivated children who enjoy learning
A friendly, welcoming community underpinned by our strong Catholic ethos
A team of hard-working, dedicated and supportive staff
A supportive Governing Body who work in partnership with the Head Teacher
A strong partnership with parents, parish, local schools, the community, Diocese and Local Authority
A spacious, modern, well-maintained learning environment with excellent internal and external facilities

How to apply:
Informal discussion with the Head Teacher by telephone. To arrange a call back 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: staugustines@gatedu.org

Completed applications should be returned to the school either by post or email, marked for the attention of 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 for applications: Monday 28 September 2020 (12 noon)
Shortlisting date: Wednesday 30 September 2020
Observation week commencing: Monday 5 October 2020
Interview date: Friday 16 October 2020