Headteacher - St Teresa's Catholic Primary School St Thomas More High School, Westcliff-on-Sea, Essex

Job description

St Teresa’s is a friendly and welcoming, highly respected Catholic school in the town of Rochford and is central to the Parish and local community. Assisi Catholic Trust and the Governors of St Teresa’s invite applications from experienced, enthusiastic and suitably- qualified, practising Catholic leaders to join our Trust and lead St Teresa’s in the day to day leadership and management of the school to build on our successes, due to the retirement of our current Headteacher.

We want our Headteacher to:-

• Have a clear vision and strong commitment to Catholic education;
• Have a passion for education and making a difference to children’s lives;
• Be an excellent communicator with a strong commitment to working in partnership with the community;
• Have an ability to support, challenge and inspire the children, encouraging them to achieve the best they can through the promotion of outstanding teaching and learning;
• Use resources, intellect, creativity and innovation to be successful;
• Have a positive and optimistic approach; be proactive and confident;
• Be passionately committed to safeguarding and the welfare and wellbeing of children and staff.

Essential educational requirements

For full details and an Application Pack, please contact Miss Nikita Parr at the Assisi Registered Office at St Thomas More High School on 01702 606762 or email nparr@assisicatholictrust.com

Essential qualifications

For full details and an Application Pack, please contact Miss Nikita Parr at the Assisi Registered Office at St Thomas More High School on 01702 606762 or email nparr@assisicatholictrust.com

Essential skills and experience

For full details and an Application Pack, please contact Miss Nikita Parr at the Assisi Registered Office at St Thomas More High School on 01702 606762 or email nparr@assisicatholictrust.com

Employee benefits

We can offer you:-

• A supportive, welcoming and caring ethos based on the values of the Catholic faith;
• The opportunity to work with delightful children and a team of talented and conscientious staff committed to working together to provide the best education and support for our pupils;
• An enthusiastic and caring Local Governing Committee and Trust;
• The benefits of extensive collaboration across our Trust schools and the wider Diocese of Brentwood, which can provide the successful applicant with opportunities for further professional development;
• Support, in the form of individual mentoring, from an experienced ACT Headteacher, particularly for aspiring Headteachers;
• The provision of some of the central functions so that you can focus on the quality of teaching and learning and school improvement.


About St Thomas More High School

SACRED HEART CATHOLIC PRIMARY SCHOOL & NURSERY We are a voluntary aided Roman Catholic school in Southchurch in the Borough of Southend-on-Sea. We are part of the Parish of Sacred Heart and St John Fisher. Please click here to visit the parish website. We hope that this website will provide you with all the information that you need to know either as an existing parent or pupil of our school or as a prospective parent or pupil. If you cannot find the information that you need please do not hesitate to call our office and they will do their best to help you with all your needs. Our school was established one hundred years ago and we are pleased to have served our community for so long. We hope to deliver our mission statement by enabling our pupils and the wider community to learn to love God, learn to love one another, learn to love our world and develop a love of learning in the process. It is our pleasure and privilege to achieve our mission with our children every day.

Address
Kenilworth Gardens, Westcliff-on-Sea, Essex, SS0 0BW
Phase
Secondary
Type
Academy
Website
St Thomas More High School website (opens in a new window)