Required for September 2018

St Bernadette’s Catholic Primary School, Stockport
Gorseway, off Foliage Road, Brinnington, Stockport, Cheshire SK5 8AR
Salary Range: £55,560 - £63,779

Mission Statement
God cares for us.
I always do my best in my work.
We care for everyone around us.
It is important that we learn to work together as a team.
We are all special and we try hard to be good friends with each other.

Due to the retirement of our highly regarded Headteacher, the Governors are seeking to appoint a new and enthusiastic Headteacher who:
- Is a practising Catholic, committed to the ethos and vision of Catholic Education.
- Has the vision, ambition and motivation to lead our highly successful school into the next stage of development.
- Has high expectations of themselves, pupils and staff.
- Is passionate in their belief that every child can and should achieve success.
- Is a leader with enthusiasm to inspire staff and children.

We can offer:
- A friendly, welcoming community, underpinned by our strong Catholic ethos, where all are valued.
- The opportunity to lead and manage an Outstanding school.
- Happy, confident and enthusiastic children who enjoy learning.
- A caring, talented and committed staff.
- Supportive parents and governors.
- Good opportunities for professional development.
- Good support from the Local Authority and the Diocese.

Visits to the school are warmly welcomed and encouraged. Please contact St Bernadette’s Catholic Primary School on 0161 430 4601, to arrange a convenient time.

Visit our website: http://www.st-bernadettes.stockport.sch.uk

For further details and an application pack please visit: https://www.greater.jobs

Applications must be completed on the application form provided and submitted electronically to hrclientrelations@stockport.gov.uk

This school is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.

Shortlisted candidates will be expected to complete a Disqualification Declaration. The successful applicant's appointment will be subject to satisfactory pre-clearance including a Disclosure and Barring Service.

Closing Date: Monday 27.11.17 - 9am
Shortlisting: Thursday 30.11.17
Interviews: Friday 08.12.17