Diocese of Clifton


Our Lady of Lourdes Catholic Primary School
Hanham Road, Kingswood, Bristol BS15 8PX

DEPUTY HEADTEACHER
Required for September 2019
NOR 197 L 4 - 8

Love, live and learn like Jesus taught us

The Governing Body wishes to appoint a highly motivated, enthusiastic and inspirational practitioner with effective leadership experience to support our Head teacher and dedicated staff on its journey of continuous growth and development.

We are looking for someone special who:
• Is a committed Catholic with a clear vision for Catholic education.
• Is an exemplary classroom practitioner with a passion for inspiring and challenging children’s learning to meet – and exceed, their God given potential.
• Is experienced in curriculum innovation and development and can demonstrate their impact on raising standards.
• Has excellent communication, organisational and interpersonal skills to lead, challenge and support others.
• Is reflective and keen to grasp opportunities for further self improvement.
• Is motivated to work with colleagues, parents, parish and the wider community in a genuine collaboration; in order to maximise learning potential for our children.

We are proud to offer:
• A ‘good’ school always seeking to strengthen and improve.
• Delightful, well behaved children who are keen to learn.
• A friendly, supportive and talented staff team committed to working together to drive the school forward.
• The opportunity to work collaboratively with the Headteacher and Governors to realise the school’s Mission.
• A committed and supportive environment where you will be encouraged to develop your professional skills further.
• Dedicated time towards leadership and management responsibilities.

Visits to our school are warmly welcomed and highly encouraged.
These can be arranged with the School Business Manager, Mrs Jayne Russell on 01454 867160. Application form and further information is on the school website www.ourladyoflourdesprimaryschool.org.uk

Closing date: Monday 25th March 2019 at 12noon
Interviews: Wednesday 3rd and Thursday 4th April 2019

Our Lady of Lourdes Catholic Primary School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects its staff and volunteers to share its commitment. All applicants will be subject to a full Disclosure and Barring Service check before the appointment is confirmed.