Diocese of Shrewsbury in partnership with Stockport Metropolitan Borough Council


Our Lady's Catholic Primary School

Voluntary Aided School
Old Chapel Street, Edgeley SK3 9HX Tel. 0161 480 5345
Website: www.ourladys.stockport.sch.uk
Headteacher: Mrs Anna Core

" Living and Learning in Faith"

Deputy Headteacher
ISR L4- L9 (£43,034 - £48,687)
Required from 1st September 2019

Due to the promotion of our Deputy Headteacher, the Governors are seeking to appoint a dynamic and inspirational Deputy Headteacher who:

Is a practising Catholic, committed to the ethos and vision of Catholic Education
Has high expectations of themselves, pupils and staff
Is passionate in their belief that every child can and should achieve success
Is a leader with enthusiasm to inspire staff and children
Has a proven track record of leading, managing and motivating a school team

In return we can offer you:
• A friendly, welcoming community, underpinned by our strong Catholic ethos, where all are valued
• Happy, well-motivated, and enthusiastic children who enjoy learning
• A caring, talented and committed staff team
• Supportive parents and governors
• Good opportunities for high quality professional development
• Strong and effective support from the Local Authority and the Diocese

We maintained our outstanding provision for Religious Education at our recent Section 48 Monitoring Inspection, where it was noted: There is a strong sense of community at Our Lady's, and governors and staff are rightly proud of their Catholic heritage here in Stockport. You see Christ at the centre of the whole school.

Visits to the school are welcomed and encouraged; we would love you to come and have a look around and see if your next career move is to join the staff team at Our Lady's.
Visits will take place on Wednesday 6th February at 4:45pm and Tuesday 26th February at 10:00am.
Please telephone the School Office on 0161 480 5345 to confirm attendance.

The closing date for completed applications is 12:00 noon on: Friday 1st March 2019

Shortlisting will take place on: Thursday 7th March 2019
Candidates will be observed teaching: a date to be arranged
Interviews will be on: Wednesday 27th March 2019


Applications must be completed on the CES application form provided.
All application forms should be returned directly to school FAO Mrs Anna Core (Headteacher)

The school is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and expects all staff to share this commitment. An enhanced Disclosure and Barring Check is required for the successful applicant.
Shortlisted candidates will be expected to complete a Disqualification Declaration.
The successful applicant's appointment will be subject to satisfactory pre-clearance including a Disclosure and Barring Service.
Stockport Metropolitan Borough Council is committed to equal opportunities in employment

Successful candidates will be required to sign a CES contract, which can be found at www.catholiceducation.org.uk

This school is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people/vulnerable adults and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. The successful applicant will be required to apply for a satisfactory enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service Check.
Further details can be found at www.homeoffice.gov.uk/dbs. This position is subject to a disclosure check under the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 197 4.

Further details can be obtained from the School Office: admin@ourladys.stockport.sch.uk