St Joseph’s Catholic Primary School

Yeathouse Road, Frizington, Cumbria CA26 3PX
Tel: 01946 810702

Between L7 and L14 NOR 76
Contract terms: Permanent from September 2019

St Joseph’s Catholic Primary School is a rural, Catholic, voluntary aided primary school with a capacity for 84 pupils. Our vision is to provide a happy and caring and stimulating environment where children aim high and achieve to their full potential.

The Governors of St Joseph’s are seeking an inspirational and outward looking Headteacher to lead our school with enthusiasm and commitment.

We are looking for someone who:
• Is a practising Catholic, with a clear vision of excellence in primary Education.
• Is energetic and ambitious, providing strong guidance to motivate and empower.
• Will embrace new challenges and capitalise on the opportunities presented.
• Is keen to foster positive relationships and partnerships with parents, the community and the diocese.
• Will be fully committed to safeguarding, inclusivity and equality, ensuring the removal of barriers to learning from all our pupils.
• Qualified Teacher Status.

Currently it is anticipated that the Headteacher will need to teach 0.5FTE.

We can offer:
• A warm and friendly school with talented, happy children who want to learn.
• Staff who are enthusiastic and work together as a committed, supportive team.
• Well-informed governors who encourage and challenge

You are welcome to visit our school before applying. Please call 01946 810702 or email to arrange.

To apply please email for an application pack.

Closing date 11th March 2019 @ 12pm
Interviews: Planned for 21st – 22nd March 2019

We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. We follow safer recruitment practice and staff are subject to an enhanced DBS check.