All Saints RC Primary School
Green Lane East, Sowerby, Thirsk, YO7 1NB

Salary: Group 1 L8 to L15 (£46,799 to £55,599)
NOR: 79 plus a 7 place Nursery
Required from April 2018

The governors, staff and children of All Saints RC primary school are looking for a new Headteacher who will continue to inspire, educate and develop our children in Christ’s image. Our school, situated within the beautiful market town of Thirsk is a good, popular and friendly school enjoying strong parental and parish support.

We are looking for:
• A practising Catholic, with a clear commitment to maximising the progress of every child, enabling them to reach their full potential.
• A leader to inspire, challenge, influence, motivate and empower others.
• Ability to work closely in partnership with the home, school and parish.
• A commitment to high standards of teaching and learning.

We can offer:
• A happy, friendly and welcoming school with a strong Catholic ethos.
• Children who feel valued and take responsibility for their own learning.
• Passionate, friendly, hardworking, dedicated professional colleagues and governors.
• Established partnerships across the diocese, and local educational community.

Application packs can be downloaded from and should be returned to or by post to the above address.

Visits to the school are warmly welcomed and can be arranged by emailing the Chair of Governors, Dr Charles Barton, at

Closing date for applications: Wednesday 13th December 2017 at 12 noon
Shortlisting: 18th December 2017
Interviews: 23rd January 2018

The school is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people. The post is subject to Enhanced DBS Clearance check. The successful candidate will be required to sign a Catholic Education Contract. This post is subject to the Childcare (Disqualification) Regulations 2009 and as such shortlisted candidates will be asked to complete a Disqualification Declaration. Any information supplied will be discussed at interview.