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  • Start date details

    1 January 2025

  • Closing date

    24 June 2024 at 12pm (midday)

  • Date listed

    6 June 2024

Job details

Job role

  • Headteacher

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Working pattern

Full time

Contract type


Full-time equivalent salary

£85,146.00 - £98,616.00 Annually (Actual)

Head of School job summary

The Board of Directors invites applications for the role of Head of School for January 2025. This is an exceptional opportunity to lead a rapidly improving school with a strong senior leadership team as it progresses on its journey to securing strong outcomes for all.

Stuart Bathurst Catholic High School has recently received its Ofsted inspection, securing good in all areas. A strengthened and extended senior leadership team, an experienced Executive Principal supporting the journey of the school and increased investment in infrastructure has seen Stuart Bathurst Catholic High School make secure progress in key areas going from strength to strength.

The new Head of School will be a practising Catholic, have a proven track record of building and maintaining excellent relationships with staff and students, whilst setting challenging goals that motivate and foster continued improvement.

The successful candidate will possess strong intellectual abilities, first class strategic and communication skills and a track record of whole school leadership.

Stuart Bathurst Catholic High School is a diverse school with high levels of deprivation, the successful candidate will be able to demonstrate strong progress with disadvantaged pupils.

Commitment to safeguarding

Our organisation is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults. We expect all staff, volunteers and trustees to share this commitment.

Our recruitment process follows the keeping children safe in education guidance.

Offers of employment may be subject to the following checks (where relevant):
childcare disqualification
Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS)
online and social media
prohibition from teaching
right to work
satisfactory references
suitability to work with children

You must tell us about any unspent conviction, cautions, reprimands or warnings under the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974 (Exceptions) Order 1975.

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About Stuart Bathurst Catholic High School

School type
Academy, Roman Catholic, ages 11 to 18
Education phase
View all Secondaryjobs
School size
899 pupils enrolled
Age range
11 to 18

School location

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