to the retirement of the current Acting Headteacher, the Directors and Governors
are looking to appoint a permanent Headteacher from September 2023. We are looking for an inspirational leader
who will ensure that St. Joseph’s continues to provide broad and rich learning
experiences for our students that are rooted in Gospel values.
role is suitable for someone who is excited about taking a good school to new
heights. Applications from new and experienced school leaders are welcome.
are seeking a Headteacher who will
challenge and motivate staff to maintain and develop powerful teaching and
experience of focussed, successful and sustained school improvement;
- Work closely
with our Academy Council in the assessment, monitoring and evaluation of
pupils’ progress, attainment and wellbeing;
- Be a committed
member of the Senior Leadership Team of our Trust; and,
collaboratively with the Trust team, as well as local and Diocesan heads, to
ensure high standards of attainment, and to sustain and develop the school’s
We can offer you:
- Children who
are enthusiastic, confident, and endlessly curious;
- Parents who
are advocates for the school, and are keen to support their children’s learning;
- Staff who have
high standards and expectations for all students, who are looking for clear
direction, critical friendship and support;
- Supportive Governors
who are aspirational for the school;
- A thriving and
caring Parish community that works in support of the school’s mission; and,
opportunity to develop leadership across the Trust and the wider community.
As part of the Bishop Wheeler Trust you will be joining a successful and
dedicated group of senior leaders who work collaboratively across all our
schools within the Diocese of Leeds.
Each school is also part of local and Diocesan partnerships.
Visits to the school are
warmly welcomed, and if you would like to discuss this opportunity in further
detail please contact Pauline Younts Ed.D., Academy Council Chair by emailing firstname.lastname@example.org.
Further details including a job description, person
specification and application form can be found at www.bishopwheelercatholicacademytrust.org/vacancies.
forms and accompanying documents should be emailed for the attention of Darren
Beardsley (CEO) to Amanda Whelan at email@example.com by the closing date.
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