St Veronica's Roman Catholic Primary School

Raven Avenue, Helmshore, Rossendale, BB4 4EZ (175 on roll)

Deputy Headteacher
£43,454 to £49,199 a year. L5 - L10.

Required 1 September 2018. St. Veronica's is a welcoming, vibrant and inclusive Roman Catholic school in Helmshore. The Governors are looking to appoint an enthusiastic and inspirational practising Catholic Deputy Headteacher who is an excellent classroom practitioner.

The successful candidate will:
• be ambitious with experience of leading teams and monitoring teaching and learning
• have experience of successfully leading improvement
• actively contribute to our caring learning environment
• promote our strong, positive ethos in which all members of the school community can fulfil their potential.

We can offer:
• a supportive governing body and staff with a commitment to continuous professional development
• an opportunity to work with enthusiastic, motivated and very well behaved children with a positive attitude towards learning
• support for professional development
• a happy and caring community
• support from the Diocese and the local authority.

If you are a dynamic and inspirational leader with a capacity to grow in the role and have the ambition to play a major role in leadership and management of our school, then we would love to hear from you.
St Veronica's RC Catholic Primary School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. An enhanced DBS disclosure will be requested for the successful candidate in accordance with Safeguarding Children and Safer Recruitment in Education Legislation.

Lancashire County Council has a Policy Statement on the Recruitment of  Ex-offenders this is available to all applicants upon request.
Visits are warmly welcomed. Please contact the headteacher, Nicola White, on 01706 226315 to arrange an appointment.

Interview date: 24 May 2018.

Application forms can be downloaded online or can be requested from: Details of any criminal record spent or unspent should be sent to the chair of governors at school address by the closing date. Ref: SCH01954.

Closing date: 4 May 2018 at 12 noon.

Apply online