Deputy Principal
The Archdiocese of Birmingham in partnership with The Dominic Barberi Multi Academy Company are seeking to appoint a deputy principal at

Our Lady’s Catholic Primary School
Oxford Road, Cowley, Oxford OX4 2LF

Required for September 2018
Salary: L8-L12

The school was judged to be ’Good’ in its last Ofsted inspection in May 2017: 'The school is a harmonious community where adults and children from a wide range of backgrounds enjoy excellent relationships. Pupils behave well. They are extremely well cared for.’

The successful candidate will be a practising Catholic and a qualified teacher who will:
• Be passionate in giving our children every possible opportunity to reach their God given potential and form our children in the ways of the Gospel.
• Lead and live the vision of our school, ‘You are young, you are precious, you are loved.’
• Have a clear vision on how the school should be led and managed with a proactive approach as to how this will be achieved.
• Be determined to sustain the progress of the school and have the vision and drive to further promote the highest standards of teaching and learning.
• Be able to build positive relationships with staff, parents/carers and the wider community.
• Have a positive approach to continuous professional development for all staff.

We can offer you:
• Happy, caring and enthusiastic children.
• A school with high expectations and high standards of achievement and behaviour.
• A family of staff and pupils who achieve well academically, spiritually and socially.
• A very dedicated and committed team of staff who are always open to new initiatives and approaches.
• A positive, warm and supportive working environment where everyone feels valued.
• Very strong parish and community links.
• A dedicated, supportive Local Academy Committee and Board of Directors who are committed to your professional development.

Informal visits to the school are encouraged. Please contact Mrs Maton on 01865 779176
or email to arrange a time.

Application Packs are available and are returnable to the school via email to or marked private and confidential for the attention of the Principal Miss T Davies.

Closing date for applications: Noon Friday 23rd February 2018
Interview: Thursday 8th March 2018