20 days remaining to apply

  • Job start date

    1 January 2024

  • Closing date

    18 June 2023 at 11:59pm

  • Date listed

    23 May 2023

Job details

Key stage

Early years, Key stage 1, Key stage 2

Working pattern

Contract type


Pay scale

Leadership Scale L7 - L12

What skills and experience we're looking for

Our Deputy Headteacher will:

  • Be a committed Catholic, who will drive the vision of the school.
  • Promote excellence in all that they do.
  • Be an instrument for change who keeps the children at the centre of all they do.
  • Be an outstanding practitioner who continually reviews their performance.

What the school offers its staff

We can offer you:

  • Happy, loving and caring children who are eager to learn.
  • Children who are respectful to each other and all members of the school community.
  • A strong, loyal and committed staff team who are willing to take on new challenges.
  • Links to other schools with the Catholic Academy Trust and other local Catholic schools.
  • A commitment to excellent professional development opportunities through well planned and focused school improvement.
  • The opportunity to make a real difference to the lives of the children and community we serve.

Further details about the role

St Teresa of Calcutta Catholic Academy Trust are seeking to appoint a highly skilled, dynamic, hard-working and committed Deputy Headteacher to strengthen the senior leadership team at Our Lady & St Paul’s RC Primary School. The school has been transformed since its last inspection and we are now looking for an effective leader to support the Headteacher in leading the school though the next phase of its journey.

Commitment to safeguarding

St Teresa of Calcutta Catholic Academy Trust is committed to safeguarding and promoting the wellbeing of all children, and expects our staff to share this commitment. The post will be subject to an enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service check, a prohibition from teaching check, all qualifications verified and references will be taken up prior to the time of interview.

Applying for the job

If you're interested in teaching or training to teach in England as an international citizen, we can help you understand your next steps.

Please download the application form using the link below, and once completed send to recruitment@stoccat.org.uk

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About Our Lady & St Paul's RC Primary School, A Voluntary Academy

School type
Academy, Roman Catholic, ages 3 to 11
Education phase
View all Primaryjobs
School size
198 pupils enrolled
Age range
3 to 11
Phone number
01706 360827

Our Lady & St Paul’s RC Primary School is a caring, supportive and forward thinking academy, part of the St Teresa of Calcutta Roman Catholic Academy Trust. Based in Heywood, the school has excellent transport links to the surrounding areas of Rochdale, Bury and Man-chester with the M60 and M62 within easy reach.

Arranging a visit to Our Lady & St Paul's RC Primary School, A Voluntary Academy

To arrange a visit and increase the chance of a successful application email office@olsp.stoccat.org.uk.

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