The Diocese of Hexham and Newcastle in partnership with Gateshead Council

St Agnes’ Catholic Primary School

Rosedale Road, Ryton, Tyne & Wear, NE40 4UN
Tel 0191 4132184

Act justly, love tenderly, walk humbly with your God

Deputy Headteacher
Required – 1st September 2018 or as soon as possible thereafter
Starting salary dependent on experience: Group 1 L6-L10

The Governors are looking for a Deputy Headteacher who:
• Is a practising Catholic, committed to the ethos and vision of Catholic Education
• Is able to work collaboratively with the Headteacher, Senior Leadership Team and Governors to drive and lead our school into the next stage of its development
• Is able to demonstrate recent experience in leadership and management
• Can lead and develop high quality teaching and learning throughout the school
• Is an excellent classroom practitioner, passionate in developing high standards and expectations for all pupils

We can offer you:
• A warm and welcoming school with a supportive Catholic ethos
• Children who embrace learning, who are well behaved and very proud of their school
• A safe and secure environment that encourages creativity and facilitates opportunity for all
• A team of highly skilled, professional and caring staff, with a supportive Governing Body
• Supportive parents who are actively involved in school
• A purpose built, modern building with extensive grounds and playing fields

To receive an application pack and further details, please contact the school by email at Applications should be returned via email, titled Deputy Headteacher application and addressed to Mr Tony Marron, Chair of Governors. All accompanying documents need to be attached to the email and no postal applications will be accepted.

Visits to the school are warmly welcomed and may be arranged by contacting the school.

Closing date for applications: 23rd May 2018
Shortlisting: 5th June 2018
Interview : 15th June 2018

St Agnes’ Catholic Primary School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children. The successful applicant will be required to obtain an enhanced DBS check. References will be taken up for all shortlisted candidates prior to interview.