St James the Less RC Primary School

Unity Way, Rawtenstall, Lancashire BB4 8SU
Head: Mr G Hall Parish Priest: Canon Lupton
bursar@st-jamesless.lancs.sch.uk Tel: 01706 216190
Web: www.stjamesthelessschool.co.uk

Deputy Headteacher – January 2018
Leadership Scale – L6 – L11 - £44,544 to £50,476
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Thinking about career progression? Then come and join St James the Less with a proven track record of developing its employees.

Following the promotion of our highly respected deputy headteacher we now have a vacancy to join our team.

We are looking for someone who:-
- Is a practising Catholic who can nurture and develop our strong ethos
- Has an excellent track record in the classroom
- Has some experience of leading a key area
- Is motivated by seeing children achieve their full potential
- Has a strong desire to raise standards across school

Is this you? Then we’d love you to read on...

We can offer:-
- Fantastic children who are eager to learn
- A distinctive Catholic school fully committed to its mission
- A well resourced school with excellent facilities
- A school with an excellent reputation which is situated in the Rossendale Valley
- A brilliant network with local schools for professional support
- Excellent career support and development for all employees
- A terrific teaching team and Governing Body with a great sense of humour and genuine commitment to pupil excellence

Have a look at our website for more information www.stjamesthelessschool.co.uk.

Closing date for applications is 9th October at 10am
Shortlisting on 10th October and formal interview on Thursday 19th October 2017

Visits to the school are warmly welcomed and can be arranged by contacting Mrs Smith in the school office 01706 216190

Application Packs can be downloaded from the school website. Completed applications should be emailed to the school office.

St James the Less is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and voluntary helpers to share this commitment. An enhanced DBS check will be required for the successful applicant.