26 days remaining to apply

  • Job start date

    1 September 2023

  • Closing date

    17 April 2023 at 9am

  • Date listed

    3 March 2023

Job details

Key stage

Early years, Key stage 1, Key stage 2

Working pattern

Contract type


Full-time equivalent salary

£48,895 - £53,973

What skills and experience we're looking for

The Diocese of Hexham and Newcastle and Directors of Bishop Hogarth Catholic Education Trust invite applications for this position, to commence September 2023.

At St Cuthbert’s Catholic School our faith underpins all that we do and is central to our belief that every child is unique and valued. We nurture our pupils so that they become caring, compassionate human beings ready to make a positive contribution to the wider community. Children leave our school safe in the knowledge that they are loved by God. We are looking for a leader who:

  • Is a practising Catholic.
  • Has commitment to nurturing and promoting the Academy’s distinctive ethos.
  • Is a dynamic, innovative and determined individual.
  • Has a proven track record as an outstanding practitioner with excellent communication skills.
  • Will inspire, challenge and encourage staff.
  • Will enable every child to reach their highest potential and nurture the spirituality and wellbeing of staff and the community.
  • Has an excellent ability to think strategically and experience of contributing to school improvement.
  • Has the ability and ambition to continue to raise standards in the Academy and across the Trust.

What the school offers its staff

We can offer:

The opportunity to work with Leaders within our Multi Academy Trust consisting of 5 secondaries, two with Sixth Form and 30 primary schools.

  • Dedicated staff who are keen to build on the improvements.
  • Excellent collaboration between Academies within our expanding Multi Academy Trust.
  • Opportunities to participate in ITT, Academy to Academy support, research projects and Maths Hub.
  • Opportunities to share talents within a supportive and trusting network of leaders.

Further details about the role

Closing Date: 17th April 2023 at 9:00am

Interviews: 27th April 2023

Application forms should be returned to Mike Shorten MA(Ed) NLE, Chief Executive Officer of the Trust, The Headlands, Darlington, DL3 8RW


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@bhcet.org.uk

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About St Cuthbert's Catholic Primary School, Crook

School type
Academy, Roman Catholic, ages 3 to 11
Education phase
View all Primaryjobs
School size
Up to 210 pupils
Age range
3 to 11

Arranging a visit to St Cuthbert's Catholic Primary School, Crook

To arrange a visit and increase the chance of a successful application email recruitment@bhcet.org.uk.

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