St John Fisher Catholic Primary School
Kale Road, Erith, DA18 4BA
0208 310 7311

Required from Easter 2018 or sooner
Salary Scale: L4 to L11

Application for the position of
Assistant Head Teacher

St John Fisher Catholic Primary School is a caring, secure and happy environment where children want to learn.

The governors are seeking to appoint a practising Catholic to assist our headteacher in leading our successful one form entry school.

We are looking for someone who:

• Has a clear vision of Catholic education and who can share their faith in a way that inspires children.
• Has commitment to high academic achievement
• Be a strong effective leader with the ability to encourage and lead an experienced and talented team.
• Has a commitment to maintaining and developing positive relationships with Governors, Staff, parents/carers, the parish and wider community.
• Committed to safeguarding and promoting the well-being of pupils

We can offer:
• A caring community where everyone is valued and supported
• Excellent resources and facilities
• Motivated and enthusiastic staff
• An active and supportive Governing Body

Visits to the school are essential – please contact the school office on 0208 310 7311 or for further details and an application pack. Applications must be submitted on the CES (Catholic Education Service) Senior Leadership application form and returned to the school either by email or by post.

Closing date: Noon Monday 15th January 2018
Shortlisting date : Wednesday 17th January 2018
Interview dates: Wednesday 24th January 2018

Reference will only be requested for candidates invited to interview.

St John Fisher Catholic Primary School is committed to recruiting with care and safeguarding the welfare of the children, we expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. All posts are subject to an Enhanced Disclosure and application to the Disclosure and Barring Service and check against the ISA barred list for children, plus verification of the right to work in the UK.