St Philip Evans R.C. Primary School

Coed Y Gores, Llanedeyrn, Cardiff, S. Wales
N.O.R: 405
Tel. 029 2073 2514

Required for April 2018 or asap
TLR 2a

St Philip Evans is a welcoming and inclusive school, firmly driven by its mission as a Catholic Community. The Governing Body wishes to appoint a highly motivated, ambitious and outstanding professional to lead the Foundation Phase. The successful candidate will have exceptional leadership skills and will work in close partnership with the Head teacher and Senior Leadership Team to further develop this popular and successful school.

The successful candidate will be:
• A teacher who is passionate about the development of all aspects of the Foundation Phase and willing to take a leading role in its development.
• An outstanding classroom practitioner with enthusiasm, vision and excellent organisational skills.
• An excellent communicator who will join the Senior Leadership Team and make a significant contribution to whole school improvement.
• An effective team member who is focused on standards, has high expectations and can apply personal skills and experience to impact positively on whole school issues.
• Committed to developing positive and supportive professional relationships with staff, parents, governors the wider community and other practitioners.
• Willing and prepared to make a wider contribution to aspects of school life.

“In the Foundation Phase, planning is very imaginative and provides pupils with excellent opportunities to learn through play while maintaining high standards in developing basic skills. The range of activities offered is stimulating…The quality of teaching across the school is  excellent. Teachers enthusiasm is infectious. They have very high expectations of their pupils.” ESTYN

Further information about our school is available from our website:

Visits to our school are warmly welcomed, please contact the School Administration Staff on (02920) 732 514 for an appointment.

Further information about this post can be downloaded here.
Application forms are available to download from the Catholic Education Service website.

Applications to be returned directly to Mr M. Howells, Chair of the Governing Body, St Philip Evans RC Primary School, Coed y Gores, Llanedeyrn, Cardiff, CF23 9NX, S. Wales

Closing date: Friday 8th December 2017; 12 noon

The Governing Body, Local Authority and Archdiocese are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. References will be taken up for all shortlisted candidates prior to interview.
The successful candidate will be required to undergo an enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service Check (DBS) and sign the CES contract.