Archdiocese of Cardiff


St Gabriel’s R.C. Primary School
Ysgol Gynradd Gatholig Sant Gabriel

Ringland Circle, Newport NP19 9PQ
www.newportlearn.net/stgabriels

As part of God’s family, living, loving and learning
together: striving to be the best that we can be!


Head Teacher

for September 2018
Post Ref: EPT0910 (NCC4589)
NOR 162 Group 2 L11-17 (£50,476 - £58,389 per annum)

The Governing Body of St Gabriel’s are seeking to appoint a new, exceptional Head Teacher to commence duties September 2018. They are looking for a dynamic person with creative and innovative direction to further enhance the educational provision at this successful school and to nurture and develop the children’ enquiring minds.

This person must
• Be a practising Catholic, truly committed to the principles and vision of Catholic Education in the 21st Century and work to enhance our loving and caring school community which is underpinned by an outstanding Catholic ethos
• Have excellent and proven leadership skills, high expectations with the vision, passion and motivation to maintain the already high standards attained but always seeking to raise standards and achievements
• Enhance, inspire and continue to create a culture of excellence amongst both staff and pupils thus enabling all to feel valued and able to reach their full potential
• Must be able to collaborate well with the wider school community especially governors and parents, and maintain the good links with the parish and other schools, especially Catholic Cluster Group

In return we can offer you:

• A friendly, welcoming school community with a strong Catholic ethos
• Well behaved, positive and enthusiastic children who are keen to learn
• Professional dedicated teaching and support staff who are willing to undertake continuous professional development
• A very supportive and experienced Governing Body who possess a clear vision for the future of the School
• An exciting opportunity to make a real difference

This post will be subject to satisfactory references, an enhanced DBS check and continuing registration with the EWC
Informal visits to the School will be warmly welcomed and can be arranged by calling Mrs Helen Harper (School Support Offi cer) on 01633 273937.

Closing date: 23rd April 2018
Shortlisting: 24th April 2018
Interviews: 2nd May 2018


To apply for this position please visit our website: www.newport.gov.uk/jobs