Deputy Headteacher

St Thomas More Catholic Academy, Stoke-on-Trent, Staffordshire


Job details

Working pattern Full-time only
Salary Lead Practitioners range 20 to Lead Practitioners range 24, £65,561 to £71,590

Job summary

The Directors wish to appoint a dynamic, enthusiastic, ambitious and passionate leader with a track record of success to be Deputy Headteacher following the retirement of the current postholder. This is an exciting opportunity to help shape the vision and direction of our aspirational school.

Applications are invited from practising Catholics who:
• are committed to carrying forward the Catholic and inclusive ethos of the school and improving the lives of young people
• have excellent interpersonal and communications skills
• are able to lead, motivate and inspire students and staff
• have the energy, resilience and determination to succeed

There is some flexibility regarding the specific responsibilities of the role depending on the experience, skills and strengths of the successful applicant. We do not have any preference regarding subject specialism.

St Thomas More is a good school but aspire to be more in all that we do.

Essential educational requirements

Good Relevant Honours Degree
Qualified teachers status

Essential qualifications


Essential skills and experience

Successful experience of leading one or more subject areas.
Substantial, successful teaching experience.

More on how to apply

School overview

School type Academy, Roman Catholic
Education phase Secondary
School size 1076 pupils enrolled
Age range 11 to 18
Ofsted report View Ofsted report
School website St Thomas More Catholic Academy website (opens in a new window)
Contact email

About St Thomas More Catholic Academy

School location

Longton Hall Road, Stoke-on-Trent, Staffordshire, ST3 2NJ