Deputy Headteacher

Job Summary
Contract Type:
Working Pattern:
Full time
Advert Start Date:
Advert End Date:
Closed for applications on 04/12/2023 09:00
ISR L20 - L24 (£70,733 - £78,010)
Job Category:
Schools - Leadership
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Employment Location:
Closing date:
4 Dec
Further Information
St Bede’s Catholic School and Byron Sixth Form College is looking for an outstanding leader who is a committed and practising Catholic to join our forward thinking school. We are always seeking to futureproof our curriculum offer and aim to ensure that all pupils leaving us are equipped with the relevant skills and qualifications to enable them to be highly successful adults.

St Bede’s is an 11 - 18 caring catholic learning community in which all individuals are provided with the opportunity to flourish in a way that is rooted firmly in the values of the Gospel. Our distinct Catholic ethos is ‘With the Lord’s Help’ and this is at the very heart of all we do enabling every individual to experience success and truly have the opportunity to excel.

The successful candidate will be an experienced pastoral leader with the ambition, drive and expertise to ensure that St Bede’s continues to thrive as a Catholic Community which provides excellent learning opportunities, educates the “whole child” and helps to achieve social justice in the community it serves.

The Academy is part of the BCCET which is one of four Trusts in the Diocese of Hexham and Newcastle. There are thirty schools in the Trust located across Durham, Sunderland and South Tyneside, details of the schools can be found on www.bccet.org.uk

The successful applicant can be assured of excellent support from the School, Trust central team, the Diocese and partner schools.

To have an informal, confidential discussion about the post with Mrs Cessford, Headteacher, or to arrange a visit please email Mrs G Crute, PA/Business Lead on gcrute@st-bedes.org

Application packs can be downloaded from the Bishop Chadwick Catholic Education Trust website http://bccet.org.uk/vacancies

Only the CES forms included in the application pack should be used to apply for this post. Please do not download forms directly from the CES website.

Completed application forms should be submitted electronically to recruitment@st-bedes.org by 9am on Monday 4th December 2023.

Electronic signatures will be accepted but candidates will be required to add a written signature to their application when circumstances allow.

The position we are filling is exempt from the provisions of the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act and a satisfactory Enhanced DBS from the Disclosure and Barring Service is required as part of pre-employment checks. An online search will be completed for all shortlisted candidates.

BCCET is an equal opportunities employer, welcoming applications from all sections of the community. We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of young people and vulnerable adults and we expect staff and volunteers to share this commitment.

The closing date for all applications is 9am on Monday 4th December 2023

Shortlisting will take place on Thursday 7th December 2023

Interviews to be held on Thursday 14th December 2023
Please note
This job is closed for applications.