This job expired on 10 April 2024

  • Job start date

    1 September 2024

  • Closing date

    10 April 2024 at 12pm (midday)

  • Date listed

    22 February 2024

Job details

Job role

  • Deputy headteacher

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Visas cannot be sponsored

Key stage

Key stage 2

Working pattern

Contract type


Pay scale


What skills and experience we're looking for

The Governors are looking to appoint a deputy headteacher with leadership and teaching responsibilities, who is a practising Catholic, to join our dedicated team from September 2024.

We are looking for a candidate who is:

  • a practising Catholic who is committed to supporting the ethos and vision of our school
  • an aspiring leader who will challenge, inspire and drive school improvement to achieve the best outcomes for pupils
  • an outstanding key stage 2 classroom practitioner
  • knowledgeable with formative assessment, data analysis and rigorous school self-evaluation practices
  • a creative leader of curriculum development

What the school offers its staff

  • an innovative thriving catholic school that is passionate about children’s learning
  • strong caring links with the parish
  • children who are extremely proud of their school, motivated and are a delight to teach
  • a supportive community of staff, governors and parents

Commitment to safeguarding

The school is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people. The successful candidate will be subject to a Disclosure and Barring Service enhanced check and further pre-employment checks will be conducted in accordance with KCSIE. The post is exempt from the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974 and the School is therefore permitted to ask job applicants to declare all convictions and cautions (including those which are "spent" unless they are "protected" under the DBS filtering rules) in order to assess their suitability to work with children.

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About St Francis Xavier's Primary School

School type
Local authority maintained school, Roman Catholic, ages 4 to 11
Education phase
View all Primaryjobs
School size
211 pupils enrolled
Age range
4 to 11
Phone number
01432 273941

Please see our school website for further information and a welcome introduction from our Headteacher, Mrs Diana Pearce.

Arranging a visit to St Francis Xavier's Primary School

To arrange a visit and increase the chance of a successful application email kling@st-francisxaviers.hereford.sch.uk.

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