2 days remaining to apply

  • Start date details

    Required for September 2024 or earlier by arrangement

  • Closing date

    15 April 2024 at 12pm (midday)

  • Date listed

    14 March 2024

Job details

Job role

  • Deputy headteacher

Visa sponsorship

Visas cannot be sponsored

Key stage

Key stage 3, Key stage 4, Key stage 5

Working pattern

Contract type

Permanent

Pay scale

Leadership Pay Range L20 – L24

What skills and experience we're looking for

In partnership with the Archdiocese of Birmingham, the Governing Board and Headteacher of St Francis of Assisi are looking for an inspirational Catholic Deputy Headteacher. Our school motto is ‘only the best is good enough’ and Governors encourage applicants who accept nothing less, who will be strategic, and excited by the prospect of leading and directing our ‘Quality of Care’ in school with the Headteacher and Senior Leadership Team.

What the school offers its staff

St. Francis of Assisi is a fabulous and highly successful school where staff and students feel happy and safe and where staff and learners have a close working relationship. We have very high expectations of manners, behaviour and relationships and these expectations create an environment where all can achieve their ambitions and aspirations.

Our constant focus is to provide an excellent catholic education for all, which holds faith and love at the heart of all we do. We want all to develop and fulfil their potential whilst part of our community and beyond. The successful candidate for this new role will have a proven track record in building and leading high performing teams, setting rigorous expectations and ensuring comprehensive support for all. With a key focus on the Quality of Care we offer you will be encouraged to use your initiative to drive the school forward making sure students and staff alike, achieve their potential. You will become a member of a very strong Senior Leadership Team made up of experienced, knowledgeable, and supportive colleagues.

Commitment to safeguarding

St Francis of Assisi Catholic College is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and requires all staff and volunteers to share and demonstrate this commitment.

The successful candidate will have to meet the requirements of the person specification and will be subject to pre-employment checks including a health check, an enhanced DBS check and satisfactory references.

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 scohen-green@stfrancis.cc

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About St Francis of Assisi Catholic College

School type
Local authority maintained school, Roman Catholic, ages 11 to 18
Education phase
View all Secondaryjobs
School size
1161 pupils enrolled
Age range
11 to 18

St. Francis of Assisi is a fabulous and highly successful school where staff and students feel happy and safe and where teachers and learners have a close working relationship. We have very high expectations of manners, behaviour and relationships and these expectations create an environment where all can achieve their ambitions and aspirations.

Arranging a visit to St Francis of Assisi Catholic College

To arrange a visit and increase the chance of a successful application email scohen-green@stfrancis.cc.

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