St Marys Catholic Primary School, Crowborough, East Sussex


Job details

Working pattern Full-time only
Salary £55,202 to £62,426

Job summary

The Governors of St Mary’s are seeking to appoint an enthusiastic and inspirational headteacher to lead our friendly and successful school. We are looking for someone who believes that every child can achieve and is a real enthusiast for child-centred learning. It is important to us that the leader we appoint will be committed to continuing to move the school forward whilst at the same time ensuring the wellbeing of children and staff. For further information and a full job description please refer to the school's website.

Essential educational requirements

Degree level qualification or equivalent

Essential qualifications

Qualified Teacher Status

Essential skills and experience

Successful experience in a senior leadership role in the primary phase. Evidence of successful leadership of teaching to improve pupil outcomes. Experience of managing change and meeting challenges successfully.Experience of building, motivating and leading effective teams in order to secure the best possible outcomes for pupils. Outstanding classroom practitioner with a deep understanding of learning and teaching. Ability to foster and maintain successful working relationships with all stakeholders.
Commitment to managing the wellbeing of all and an ability to identify ways to reduce unnecessary workload for staff. Ability to interpret, analyse and use a wide range of data and information effectively, to drive school improvement. Understand issues relating to managing a school including safeguarding, inclusion and equality policies and their implementation. Understanding of how to effectively support vulnerable children and pupils with special education needs.

More on how to apply

School overview

School type LA Maintained School, Roman Catholic
Education phase Primary
School size 219 pupils enrolled
Age range 4 to 11
Ofsted report View Ofsted report
School website St Marys Catholic Primary School website (opens in a new window)
Contact email office@stmarysrc.e-sussex.sch.uk

About St Marys Catholic Primary School

School location

Chapel Green, Crowborough, East Sussex, TN6 2LB