Archdiocese of Birmingham In partnership with
St Nicholas Owen Catholic Multi Academy Company


St. Mary’s Catholic Primary School

Brierley Hill
Required for September 2018
Salary Range: L8 – 12: £46799 - £51639
Principal: Ms O O’Beirne

The Directors of St Nicholas Owen Multi Academy Company wish to appoint an ambitious, experienced and suitably qualified practising Catholic as Vice Principal of this successful one form entry primary school, in which “The provision and outcomes for Catholic life, collective worship and spiritual, moral and vocational development overall is outstanding.” (Section 48 Nov 2016 – overall judgement Good)

The successful candidate will have the expertise and vision to lead Religious Education and further enhance the strong Catholic ethos of this warm and friendly school. (S)he will also lead on Curriculum, Assessment and all Assessment related data. Directors are looking for an outstanding, highly motivated practitioner, with experience of whole school improvement and able to develop the curriculum to ensure St Mary’s children reach their potential. Staff are dedicated and fully committed to the welfare of the young people at the school: “Pupils are well cared for at all times”, “Pupils talk positively about school, and relationships between pupils and adults are strong”, “Pupils are interested in their lessons and, because the work is set at the right level, they can see the progress that they are making.” (Ofsted Oct 2017 - overall judgement Good).

This is an exciting opportunity to join the leadership team of our Multi Academy Company in which there is a shared vision of raising standards to Outstanding in each of our schools. Strong relationships provide positive support for continuous professional development, and Directors are keen to appoint and promote effective and successful leaders to secure and sustain the future of our schools.

Visits to the school are welcomed most warmly: please contact Lyn Stanley at the school: or 01384 818435.

A full application pack is available from Stella Batson - Clerk to the Board of Directors: or 01562 883193.

Closing date for applications: Tuesday 13th March 2018 (12 noon)
Date for interviews: Monday 26th March 2018

St Nicholas Owen Catholic Multi Academy Company is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff, volunteers and external agencies to share this commitment. The successful candidate will be required to obtain an enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service certificate.