Deputy Headteacher St Peter's Catholic School, Guildford, Surrey

Job description

Are you looking to join an outstanding school?

The Governors wish to appoint a dynamic and innovative person to join our School Leadership Team as Deputy Headteacher. As we start the next phase of our journey; inspiring and compassionate leadership is central to our vision.

We are looking for a practising Catholic with great interpersonal skills and a commitment to Catholic education. You should have a proven track record as an outstanding teacher and leader with a drive for excellence.

St Peter’s is an extremely successful and popular mixed 11-18 Catholic school set in attractive grounds on the outskirts of Guildford. Our purpose is to be ‘Christ to all’. We recently converted to Academy status, joining the Xavier Catholic Education Trust on 1st October 2019.

We are a successful and forward thinking school. We are very proud of our school’s ability to balance a strong, warm and supportive Christian community with a rich curriculum and acknowledged academic excellence.

Our Progress 8 score 2019 was 0.93 and 62% of grades at A Level were A* -B.

The full information pack is available on our school website.

If you would like to visit the school for a tour prior to application or have any other queries, please contact Michelle Gallagher, HR Manager on 01483 557562, mgallagher@st-peters.surrey.sch.uk

Closing Date: Thursday 30th January 2020 at midday.

The school is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people, and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. An enhanced DBS check is required for this role.

Essential educational requirements

Educated to degree level

Essential qualifications

Qualified Teacher Status
PGCE

Essential skills and experience

We are looking for a practising Catholic with great interpersonal skills and a commitment to Catholic education. You should have a proven track record as an outstanding teacher and leader with a drive for excellence.

Employee benefits

• Excellent personal development at all levels with access to national professional qualifications.
• A friendly, supportive environment where best practise is shared to ensure high quality teaching and continuous development.
• All staff benefit from free access to Spectrum, Guildford, Sports Centre. Including the gym, group exercise classes, spa and pool.


About St Peter's Catholic School

St Peter’s is an extremely successful secondary school and Sixth Form set in attractive grounds on the outskirts of Guildford. We recently converted to Academy status, joining Xavier Catholic Education Trust on 1st October 2019.

Address
Horseshoe Lane East, Guildford, Surrey, GU1 2TN
Phase
Secondary
Type
LA Maintained School
Website
St Peter's Catholic School website (opens in a new window)