Deputy Headteacher

St Joseph's Roman Catholic Primary School, London, SE16 4UP

This job expired on 19 May 2022 – see similar jobs

  • Application deadline

    19 May 2022 at 12:00pm

  • Date listed

    6 May 2022

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Contract type



Leadership pay spine L5 - L9

Deputy Headteacher job summary

We wish to appoint:
 A practising Catholic with a strong faith and a deep commitment to Catholic Education and the Catholic ethos of the school.
 A headteacher with the ability to translate Gospel values into action in all aspects of the life of the school
 A headteacher with an understanding and commitment to developing the links between home, school, parish and the wider local community
 A person who values all children as individuals and ensures that all children are confident and able to achieve their full potential.
 A person with a proven track record of outstanding practice and achievement with high expectations of best practice in teaching and learning.
 A person with a track record of successful leadership in the primary sector
 A person with a strategic vision for improving the school in partnership with the Headteacher and governors.
 Is a practising Catholic with a strong personal faith
 Can support the Catholic life and culture of the school and has a clear understanding of, and commitment to, Catholic education in the Parish and Diocese.
 Is ambitious and has high expectations of achievements for pupils and staff along with the personal skills to inspire this in others.
 Has a strong understanding of high quality practice in curriculum design, teaching, learning and assessment
 Can demonstrate initiative, drive, integrity, and excellent communication skills.
 Is forward thinking and has the vision and creativity to lead change.
 Is open to new opportunities and challenges.
 Is committed to working collaboratively with pupils, staff, the Headteacher, Governors, parents/carers, and with both the Parish and local communities.

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About St Joseph's Roman Catholic Primary School

School type
Local authority maintained school, Roman Catholic, ages 3 to 11
Education phase
View all Primaryjobs
School size
340 pupils enrolled
Age range
3 to 11

St Joseph’s Catholic Primary School is a successful, oversubscribed, diverse, outward looking school, in the Archdiocese of Southwark. Situated in the heart of Bermondsey with excellent transport links. We are rightly proud of the heritage, ethos and culture of our distinctive Catholic school. Setting high expectation and aspirations for all our pupils, in a well maintained and welcoming buildings. The school has a well-developed holistic curriculum and has continued to achieve high outcomes for all pupils. Our pupils are caring, enthusiastic, hardworking and eager to learn. Our staff are committed professionals with a passion for continued improvement, a love of teaching and supporting our pupils.

Arranging a visit to St Joseph's Roman Catholic Primary School

Visits to the school are encouraged & warmly welcomed. Please contact the school office for an appointment on 020 7237 4267.

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