St Mary's Catholic Primary School
Coniston Road, Morecambe, LA4 5PS

Headteacher
£47,967 to £57,078 a year.
Leadership Pay Scale (L9 - L16).
Required 1 September 2018.

Due to the retirement of our well respected Headteacher we are seeking to appoint an inspirational practising Catholic to take our school from Good to Outstanding.

We wish to appoint:
• a practising Catholic with a strong faith and a deep commitment to Catholic Education, who will uphold the Catholic ethos of the school
• someone who will safeguard and promote the welfare of our children
• a leader who will challenge and empower staff to be the best they can be
• someone who has the ability and ambition to further raise standards
• a person that will maintain and develop the partnerships between our school, our parents, our Parish, Diocese and the wider community.

We offer the successful candidate:
• a warm and friendly working environment
• positive, happy children who enjoy school and love learning
• passionate and dedicated colleagues, Governors and parents
• support and encouragement for your continued professional development
• last but not least a wonderful opportunity!

St Mary's Catholic Primary school is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff to share this commitment.
Visits to the school are warmly welcomed and actively encouraged and can be arranged by contacting the school office. If you would like an informal chat with our current Headteacher before applying, you are more than welcome to do so.

The post you are applying for is covered by the Rehabilitation of Offenders (Exceptions) Act 1975. If successful you will be required to apply to the Disclosure and Barring Service for a 'disclosure'.

Interview date: 11 January 2018.

Application forms can be downloaded online or can be requested from/returnable to: recruitment@btlancashire.co.uk.
Rehabilitation of offenders Act 1974 - details of any criminal record spent or unspent should be sent to the chair of governors at school address by the closing date. Ref: SCH01874.

Closing date: 23 November 2017.

Apply online at:www.lancashire.gov.uk/vacancies
Some schools are excluded as commitment is on an individual basis.