Job Vacancies

Pay range L3 – 7
Required for September 2017

The Governors of Sacred Heart Catholic Primary School are seeking to appoint a highly motivated and inspirational Assistant Headteacher. This is an exciting opportunity to form part of a strong leadership team of this highly successful, over subscribed Catholic school
We are seeking a candidate who:

  • is committed to supporting our Catholic ethos and the nurture of the whole child.
  • has the vision and determination to work with school leadership to continue to drive school improvement
  • has high expectations and is passionate about making a difference for every child
  • has the confidence and ability to lead, motivate and inspire staff to raise pupil achievement at all levels
  • is an outstanding classroom teacher who is passionate about learning and striving for excellence for all
  • has excellent communication and interpersonal skills
  • has successful experience of leadership with a proven record of school improvement.

We can offer the successful candidate:

  • a welcoming school with a strong Catholic ethos (judged outstanding in the Diocesan Inspection 2015).
  • enthusiastic, caring and happy children who display positive attitudes to learning and are proud of their school.
  • friendly, dedicated and hard-working staff and governors
  • a commitment to professional development and opportunity for all.
  • a vibrant school with strong relationships with families, the parish and the wider community.

Applications are available upon request from the school or can be downloaded from the school website. Visits to the school are strongly encouraged and can be arranged by contacting the Mrs Kennerk in the school office on 0161-998-3419
The school is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people. The post is subject to enhanced DBS clearance check. The successful candidate will be required to sign a catholic education contract. The post is subject to the childcare (disqualification) regulations and as such shortlisted candidates will be required to complete a disqualification declaration. Any information supplied will be discussed at interview.

  • Closing date for applications: Friday 12th May 2017 at midday
  • Lesson observations: Tuesday 16th May and Wednesday 17th May
  • Date of interview: Thursday 18th May 2017

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Contact the School

Sacred Heart Catholic Primary School

Floatshall Road,
M23 1HP

Tel: 0161 998 3419
Fax: 0161 945 6507