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  • Start date details

    April 2024

  • Closing date

    26 February 2024 at 12pm (midday)

  • Date listed

    2 February 2024

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£52,073.00 - £56,082.00 Annually (FTE) L5 - L8

Deputy Head job summary

Deputy Headteacher

Start Date - April 2024

£52,073 - £56,082 (L5-L8)

St Mary’s Catholic Primary School is a delightful and welcoming one form entry primary school with 200 pupils located towards the North of Northampton. St Mary’s is part of Our Lady Immaculate Catholic Academies Trust and is one of three Catholic primary schools with strong links to the only Catholic Secondary School in Northamptonshire; all 4 schools work closely with the other 7 primaries and other secondary school in the Trust across Northamptonshire and Bedfordshire.

The school is seeking a practising and dedicated Roman Catholic Deputy Headteacher who is really inspired by the journey so far and is excited to support the Executive Headteacher to embrace the opportunities that the school has to offer.

The Trust is seeking. an inspirational, practising and dedicated Roman Catholic Deputy Headteacher who, with the support of the Trust, will support the Executive Headteacher to take St Mary’s on an incredible journey of school improvement. St Mary’s has the potential to provide an outstanding Catholic education for the primary school of children in Northampton and strives for excellence in teaching and enjoyment of learning underpinned by Gospel values and practices.

This would be the ideal opportunity for an experienced teacher who is seeking their first Deputy Headship, or someone looking for their next exciting leadership challenge in a growing and expanding Trust. For a suitably experienced candidate seeking a leadership role but is not a practising Catholic, a position of Assistant Head may be available. The role will include some classroom responsibility and you will have the prospect of working across our other schools to share expertise and promote good practice.

Further information about the school can be read on the school’s website: www.stmaryscatholicprimary.northants.sch.uk . To arrange a visit to the school and/or speak with the Executive Headteacher please contact the school by telephone: 01604 581011 or emailing: office@sm.nor.olicatschool.org

Completed applications to be submitted online no later than 12 noon on Monday 26th February 2024. All applications are subject to an enhanced DBS clearance in line with Safer Recruitment.

Interviews are on Thursday 29th February 2024.

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About St Mary's Catholic Primary School

School type
Academy, Roman Catholic, ages 4 to 11
Education phase
View all Primaryjobs
School size
199 pupils enrolled
Age range
4 to 11

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