Diocese of Hallam


St Joseph’s School
A Catholic Voluntary Academy
Bevan Avenue Rossington DN11 0NB
Tel No: 01302 868098
Headteacher: Natalie Kelly Chair of the Governing Body: Mr John Cape

ASSISTANT HEADTEACHER
Post Required for as soon as possible
Salary Range – L1-L5

The governors of St Joseph’s School wish to appoint an enthusiastic and motivated assistant headteacher to work in our school. We are looking for an outstanding primary teacher to lead and develop teaching and learning across the school. You will be given the opportunity to develop a range of leadership skills, working closely alongside the headteacher and deputy headteacher.

The post holder will:
• Be supportive of the Catholic ethos of the school
• Be an enthusiastic and outstanding teacher who will inspire our children
• Have the vision and drive to help raise standards
• Have high expectations of pupil’s achievement across the school
• Have innovative ideas to drive forward teaching and learning across the school
• Use initiative to support the teaching of whole classes, specific groups and individuals
• Be flexible, innovative, imaginative and creative
• Be well organised with excellent communication and interpersonal skills
• Work well as part of a team
• Have experience of supporting and mentoring teachers

In return we can offer you:
• Children who are polite, well behaved and eager to learn
• An attractive and well-resourced environment
• A warm and welcoming community
• Opportunities to develop skills within a supportive environment
• The opportunity to work in partnership with the senior leadership team to drive standards and achievements across school
• A commitment to your continued professional development
• A strong, supportive, friendly staff who work well as a team
• CPD opportunities which will enable you to take future steps in your career.

Visits to the school are warmly welcomed and encouraged; our Headteacher is looking forward to meeting you. If you have any questions, or wish to make an appointment to visit the school and discuss the post further, please contact the Headteacher, Natalie Kelly, by email n.kelly@st-josephs.doncaster.sch.uk, or by contacting the school on the number/email above.

Closing date: Tuesday 28th November 12pm
Shortlisting: Wednesday 29th November
Interviews: Thursday 7th December

Application packs are available upon request, the CES application form
must be completed. Forms can also be found on the CES website: http://www.catholiceducation.org.uk/index.php/schools/application-forms and should be returned to the Chair of Governors, John Cape, c/o the school address.

The school is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. This post is subject to an enhanced DBS check and Disqualification Declaration.