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  • Job start date

    4 September 2023

  • Closing date

    17 April 2023 at 12pm (midday)

  • Date listed

    16 March 2023

Job details

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Key stage

Early years, Key stage 1, Key stage 2

Working pattern

Contract type


Full-time equivalent salary

ISR 14-18

What skills and experience we're looking for

  • Has a strong Catholic faith, a passion for pastoral care and will support the School’s distinctive Catholic ethos.
  • Has a proven track record of successful leadership, management and school improvement.
  • Is resilient and able to respond and adopt effectively to changing circumstances maintaining high levels of performance.
  • Is organised and forward thinking, having the vision, drive and energy to initiate, lead and manage strategies to build on the current successes and achievements of the School.
  • Has an excellent working knowledge and understanding of the Early Years, Key Stage 1 and 2 curriculum with significant experience of leading across one key stage.
  • Places safeguarding at the heart of the School.
  • Will go the extra mile, bringing something additional to the School.

What the school offers its staff

  • Happy and enthusiastic children who are keen to learn
  • A highly supportive and ambitious Leadership Team and Governing Body.
  • A warm and welcoming, professional team of Teachers and Support Staff, who are fully committed to supporting our pupils and their families.

A strong partnership with other Catholic schools as part of the Sursum Corda group of schools

Commitment to safeguarding

St Bernadette’s is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff to share this commitment. An enhanced DBS check is required for all successful applicants. Successful applicant(s) will need to provide evidence of their Identity and Right to Work in the UK. An online search will be carried out as part of due diligence on all short-listed candidates.

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About St Bernadette's Catholic Primary School

School type
Local authority maintained school, Roman Catholic, ages 4 to 11
Education phase
View all Primaryjobs
School size
634 pupils enrolled
Age range
4 to 11

A three-form entry Catholic primary school in Yardley, Birmingham.

Arranging a visit to St Bernadette's Catholic Primary School

To arrange a visit and increase the chance of a successful application email m.smallwood@stberns.bham.sch.uk.

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