Deadline is tomorrow

  • Job start date

    1 September 2024

  • Closing date

    28 February 2024 at 12pm (midday)

  • Date listed

    2 February 2024

Job details

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Key stage

Key stage 1, Key stage 2

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What skills and experience we're looking for

Full Time Deputy Head Teacher

The governors of St Bernadette’s Catholic Primary School in Lancaster are seeking to appoint a Deputy Headteacher to join our very happy and successful school. We are looking for an inspirational and innovative leader who is a practising Catholic, has a clear understanding of the distinctive nature of a Catholic School and is willing to take an active role in the life & mission of our school. We warmly welcome and encourage you to visit our school. Please contact to arrange a visit.

The individual we are looking for:

  • is a positive, caring person who values and respects every individual
  • has energy and a sense of humour
  • will have a desire for excellence and enjoyment throughout the school
  • will demonstrate a commitment to continuous school improvement
  • is passionate about teaching and learning
  • is able to work collaboratively with the headteacher and the senior leadership team and enjoys working as part of a dedicated and caring team
  • is an inspirational classroom practitioner and leader
  • is able to share examples of how their own leadership has impacted on school development
  • is able to readily adapt to the ever-changing demands of a school day in a flexible and cheerful manner

Our children would like a Deputy Headteacher who is:

  • patient
  • joyful
  • kind
  • funny
  • fair
  • fun

What the school offers its staff

We can offer you:

  • children who enjoy school, who love to learn and whose behaviour is excellent
  • a warm and supportive working environment
  • a commitment to the wellbeing of all members of our school community
  • a dedicated and experienced team of colleagues
  • a parish community who all work well together with shared purpose to strengthen and live out our faith mission
  • a parish community actively supporting the school in its faith mission
  • a commitment to CPD
  • supportive governors
  • supportive parents
  • an attractive and well-maintained learning and working environment

Further details about the role

0.8 teaching commitment

Applying for the job

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About St Bernadette's Catholic Primary School, Lancaster

School type
Local authority maintained school, Roman Catholic, ages 4 to 11
Education phase
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School size
211 pupils enrolled
Age range
4 to 11
Phone number
01524 63934

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