This job expired on 17 May 2024

  • Start date details

    September 2024

  • Closing date

    17 May 2024 at 9am

  • Date listed

    23 April 2024

Job details

Job role

  • Deputy headteacher

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Key stage

Early years, Key stage 1, Key stage 2

Working pattern

Full time: 32.5 hours per week

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Pay scale


What skills and experience we're looking for

We are seeking a Deputy Headteacher who:

  • has a clear vision and understanding of Catholic education and a commitment to promote theCatholic ethos throughout the whole school community
  • is an experienced class teacher, passionate in developing high expectations and striving forexcellence
  • has effective communication and interpersonal skills
  • has the ability to inspire, motivate and lead staff and children to achieve the highest standards
  • has taken a strategic lead role in curriculum development and assessment
  • is creative, forward thinking and resilient

What the school offers its staff

  • an exceptionally welcoming ethos and an outstanding sense of community through our close partnerships with families, the parish and other community groups
  • enthusiastic, caring children, who have a positive attitude towards learning and life

  • a staff team committed to securing the best outcomes for all pupils

  • a clear commitment to continuing professional development for you and ongoing support to reach your full potential

  • a fantastic team of staff and governors that are friendly and committed

Further details about the role

We warmly welcome visits to our school. Appointments will be made on an individual basis. Please contact Mrs H Birch School Administrator on 01691 652849 to arrange a visit. We would love you to come and have a look around and see if your next career move is to join the community at Our Lady & St. Oswald’s.

Commitment to safeguarding

The school is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and expects all staff to share this commitment. An enhanced Disclosure and Barring Check is required for the successful applicant. References will be requested prior to interview

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About Our Lady and St Oswald's Catholic Primary School

School type
Local authority maintained school, Roman Catholic, ages 4 to 11
Education phase
View all Primaryjobs
School size
134 pupils enrolled
Age range
4 to 11
Phone number
01691 652849

Our Lady and St Oswald's: A small school with a big heart"

Our Lady & St Oswald’s is a warm, welcoming school where everyone is valued and our Catholic Faith is the cornerstone of our school. We balance academic achievement with a caring and supportive environment and our children enjoy a varied and rich curriculum with lots of opportunities to access after-school clubs.

Arranging a visit to Our Lady and St Oswald's Catholic Primary School

To arrange a visit and increase the chance of a successful application email admin@osoprimary.co.uk.

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