CATHOLIC DIOCESE OF PORTSMOUTH


ST BERNADETTE'S CATHOLIC PRIMARY SCHOOL
TILE BARN CLOSE, FARNBOROUGH, HAMPSHIRE GU14 8LS
Website: www.st-bernadettes.hants.sch.uk

HEADTEACHER
Required for JANUARY 2018
Group 3 Salary Range LDR 34 - LDR 47 (£58,538-£68,643)
NOR 334 (Age Range 4 - 11)

As Governors, we would like to invite applications from suitably qualified practising
Catholics to lead and develop our school, transitioning the school to a multi-academy trust.

“The school has an outstanding commitment to pupils’ well-being”- Ofsted 2014.

At St Bernadette’s, we recognise that each child in our care is made in the image and likeness of God. Our mission is to develop fully their individual potential in the context of
Gospel values of truth and love.

We can offer:
• A strong Catholic ethos
• An enriched curriculum that supports the children
• Keen, confident and enthusiastic children from a diverse range of backgrounds
• Staff who are open-minded, flexible, motivated and responsive to change

The successful candidate will:
• Have a clear vision and understanding of Catholic education
• Be committed to the success of every child
• Be a proven leader and manager with good interpersonal skills
• Be committed to a high standard of teaching and learning, and to the professional development of staff
• Continue to promote effective relationships with parents, parish and the wider community

Application Procedure
Visits to our school are warmly welcomed. Please contact the school office on 01252 548123 to arrange a visit.

For further details and an application pack, please contact our Clerk to Governors, Mrs Sharon Black, on s.black@st-bernadettes.hants.sch.uk.

Please return your completed application to s.black@st-bernadettes.hants.sch.uk or, if you prefer, please send a hard copy to Mrs Sharon Black, Clerk to Governors, St Bernadette’s Catholic Primary School, Tile Barn Close, Farnborough, Hants, GU14 8LS. Please mark your envelope “private and confidential”.

The Governors at St Bernadette's operate Safer Recruitment procedures.

Closing date is Friday 15th September 2017 (noon).
Interviews are scheduled for Friday 22nd September 2017.