The Archdiocese of Birmingham
in partnership with The Romero Catholic Academy
are seeking to appoint to the role of:

St Patrick’s Catholic Primary School, Coventry

Deedmore Road, Coventry, CV2 1EQ
024 7661 2671

Required for Easter start or sooner

Salary: ISR 6-10

The Romero Catholic Academy is seeking to appoint a Vice Principal to lead this successful one form entry primary school which includes a nursery and a pre-school. The school is set within spacious grounds and offers a nurturing environment to the pupils located within the Parish of St Patrick's in the North East area of Coventry.

The school was judged to be ’Good’ in its last inspection in 2015.

The successful candidate will be a practising Catholic and a qualified teacher who will:
• Be passionate in giving our diverse intake of children the opportunity to reach their God given potential to live out the Vision of the School, ‘With Jesus, we love, grow and succeed.’;
• Be able to build positive relationships with staff, parents / guardians and the wider community;
• Have a clear vision on how the school should be led and managed with a proactive approach as to how this will be achieved;
• Possess the determination and resilience to sustain the progress of the school and have the vision and drive to further promote the highest standards of teaching and learning;
• Have a positive approach to continuous professional development for all staff.

We can offer you:
• Enthusiastic, happy, caring children from our culturally diverse community;
• A family of pupils and staff who achieve well academically, spiritually and socially;
• A dedicated and committed team of reflective staff who are open to new initiatives and approaches;
• Strong parish and community links;
• A very committed, supportive Local Academy Committee and Board of Directors who are committed to your professional development;
• Well-equipped and maintained grounds.

Informal visits to the school are warmly welcomed by prior arrangement. Please contact the school office on 024 76612671 or email Phyl Duckett (

Application Packs are available from the Romero Website at

Application packs are returnable via email to for the attention of Phyl Duckett.

Key Dates:
Closing date for applications: Noon, 26th January 2018.
Interview & Assessment: Proposed date 1st February 2018.

Key Requirements:
The Romero Catholic Academy has a responsibility for and is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and requires all staff to share this commitment. The successful candidate will be required to apply for a DBS check at an enhanced level.