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Deputy Headteacher

Saint Gregory's Catholic College, Bath, Somerset

Job details

Job role
Leadership
Working pattern
Full-time only
Contract type
Permanent
Salary
Leadership Scale L20 - L24 £67,695 - £74,658

Job summary

We require a forward-thinking and inspirational colleague to join our Senior Leadership Team (SLT) from September 2021. The Deputy Headteacher will be instrumental in the strategic management of our school, helping to lead and develop it as a centre for excellence in Catholic secondary education, whilst ensuring the best possible outcomes for all our young people.

Saint Gregory’s is a high performing, oversubscribed, 11-18 co-educational school which has maintained its Outstanding judgement in its most recent Ofsted and Diocesan inspections. Saint Gregory’s is founded on Catholic Christian values and with a strong family and community ethos. These values are the foundation of learning for our students, providing them with an academic start to life that is supportive, nurturing and inspiring. It is an essential requirement that you are a practising Catholic, someone who will act as a role model and be prepared to maintain the Christian values which underpin the very special and highly regarded family and community of Saint Gregory’s.

This is a key senior leadership post within the school supporting the Headteacher to build upon our reputation for academic excellence whilst ensuring the safety, health and happiness of every student is at the core of our purpose. The successful candidate will work across the school to create a common vision of excellence, helping to make Saint Gregory’s a truly exceptional place to learn and work in.

This position is very much about the skills and qualities of the individual and we therefore welcome applications from exceptional and aspiring senior leaders who would like to develop their professional career in a Catholic school and can demonstrate the passion and commitment to make a real, lasting and positive impact upon our school community.

The successful candidate will bring professionalism and academic credibility, balanced with warmth and sensitivity. Applicants must be able to demonstrate a deep understanding of the challenges and opportunities of leadership in schools, with the skill to lead by example and inspire others.

In return, the successful candidate can expect to join a committed and experienced senior leadership team who, together with our Governing Body, will provide you with outstanding professional support at every stage of your career. You will also discover a supportive team of teachers and support staff who take great pride in their work and celebrate one another’s success but are always seeking new opportunities to develop their expertise and enhance our educational provision. Finally, you will have the chance to work alongside our amazing, positive and inspirational student body who love learning and deserve the very best in teaching and learning opportunities.

If you would like to arrange a confidential discussion prior to application please contact the Headteacher’s PA, Mrs Gormley, by email to gormleys@st-gregorys.org.uk to arrange a suitable time.

We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children. We follow safer recruitment practices and appointments are subject to an enhanced DBS check. Details of our CP Policy can be found on our website at
www.st-gregorys.org.uk/useful-information/key-documents.

Further information and an application pack can be found at www.st-gregorys.org.uk/about-us/vacancies. Applicants are asked to submit their application to the HR Department by email to hr@st-gregorys.org.uk or online at www.TES.com

Employee benefits

• A comprehensive Induction Programme
• Outstanding professional support at every stage of your career
• A strong Continuing Professional Development programme to develop you as an outstanding teacher
• A supportive Senior Leadership Team
• Opportunities to work in a dynamic and supportive faculty with excellent facilities
• Access to the Teachers’ Pension Scheme
• A positive student body who love learning

Applying for the job

Further information and an application pack can be found at https://www.st-gregorys.org.uk/2021/01/deputy-headteacher/

Applicants are asked to submit their application to the HR Department by email to hr@st-gregorys.org.uk

Online applications can be submitted to TES.com at https://www.tes.com/jobs/employer/saint-gregory-s-catholic-college-1001231

More on how to apply

Supporting documents

School overview

School type
Local authority maintained school, Roman Catholic
Education phase
Secondary
School size
977 pupils enrolled
Age range
11 to 18
Ofsted report
View Ofsted report
Contact email
hr@st-gregorys.org.uk
Contact phone number
01225 832873

About Saint Gregory's Catholic College

Saint Gregory’s is an over-subscribed high achieving school with a national reputation for excellence. Our most recent Ofsted and Diocesan inspections judged us to be outstanding in every area and we are committed to maintaining and developing that high standard.

At Saint Gregory’s we inspire and encourage our students to fulfil their potential and flourish. We are recruiting for an ambitious, outstanding colleague who has a commitment to academic excellence and who will inspire our students to reach their potential. If you are successful you will be joining an established, successful and highly skilled team.

As a Catholic school we provide our students with a moral compass based on Catholic Social Teaching that supports their growth and development. It is essential that our students are encouraged to have enquiring minds, ask questions and form their own opinions. The pastoral care at Saint Gregory’s ensures that our students grow into well-rounded, reflective, caring and thoughtful young people, ready to take their place in society.

We are an inclusive school that places the student at the heart of everything we do. As a Catholic school our values are explicitly Christian and our staff are supportive of the Catholic faith and what this means in the day to day life of school.

There is a warm, welcoming family atmosphere at Saint Gregory’s that underpins our culture as a school. Teamwork is at the heart of everything we do and by working together we aim to provide the very best opportunities for all our students and staff.

Arranging a visit to Saint Gregory's Catholic College

If you would like to arrange a confidential discussion prior to application please contact the Headteacher’s PA, Mrs Gormley, by email to gormleys@st-gregorys.org.uk to arrange a suitable time.

School location

Combe Hay Lane, Bath, Somerset, BA2 8PA

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