Deputy Headteacher (St Gregory’s RC Primary School)

Job Summary
Contract Type:
Working Pattern:
Full time
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Advert End Date:
Closed for applications on 16/04/2021 12:00
L8 – L12
Hours per week:
Job Category:
Schools - Teaching
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Employment Location:
St Gregory’s RC Primary School
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Closing date:
16 Apr
Further Information

The Roman Catholic Diocese of Hexham and Newcastle in partnership with South Tyneside Local Authority

St Gregory’s RC Primary School

Harton House Road East, South Shields, NE34 6DZ Tel: 0191 455 2909
Website: www.st-gregorys.co.uk
Email: office@st-gregorys.co.uk

Chair of Governors: Mr Michael Puech
Headteacher: Mrs Alison Dunne

‘We give thanks to God, work together and always try our best.’

Deputy Headteacher
Required: 1st September 2021
Group 2 L8 – L12
NOR 211

Due to the retirement of our Deputy Headteacher, the Governing Board of St Gregory’s RC Primary School are looking to appoint a highly motivated, committed and enthusiastic Deputy Headteacher who will continue to build upon the many achievements of this outstanding school.

We are looking for a Deputy Headteacher who:
• is a practising Catholic, committed to the ethos and vision of Catholic Education
• is committed to ongoing school improvement and takes an active lead within this process
• is an excellent classroom practitioner with high expectations for children’s attainment and achievement
• is passionate in belief that every child can and should achieve their full potential
• is a leader with initiative, drive, integrity and excellent interpersonal and communication skills
• will deputise for the Headteacher in her absence

In return we will offer:
• a warm and welcoming school with a very supportive Catholic ethos
• an inclusive school with happy children who enjoy learning who are proud of their school
• a team of talented and conscientious staff who work together to provide the best education and support for our pupils
• parents who are actively involved within the life of the school
• a supportive and active governing board committed to raising standards who work in partnership with the Headteacher and staff team

Visits to the school are warmly welcomed and these can be arranged by contacting the school on 0191 455 2909

Application forms and supporting documentation are available on our school website: https://st-gregorys.co.uk/vacancies/

Applications are to be returned by email to office@st-gregorys.co.uk by Noon, Friday 16th April 2021.

Shortlisting: Wednesday 21st April 2021

Lesson observations to be arranged week commencing 26th April 2021
Interviews to be held on Thursday 29th April 2021

The governing board of St Gregory’s Catholic Primary School and the Diocese are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. This post is exempt from the provisions of the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act and is subject to an enhanced DBS check.

Please note
This job is closed for applications.