St Vincent’s Catholic Primary School

Headteacher: Helen Craft
Burnside Road, Dagenham, Essex. RM8 2JN
Tel: 0208 270 6695

Required for September 2019
Group 2 L8-12 (£55,060 - £59,972)
NOR – 236 (including Nursery)

Following the promotion of our current Deputy Head to the Headship of the school, the Governors are seeking to appoint an experienced, enthusiastic and highly motivated practising Catholic.
The successful candidate will play a key role on building on the success of our friendly school, working in partnership with our headteacher.

We want our Deputy Headteacher to:
• Have a clear vision and strong commitment to Catholic education.
• Be an excellent, experienced class teacher.
• Be an excellent communicator with a strong commitment to working in partnership with parishes and the community.
• Be a caring individual who is supportive of the ethos of the school.

In return we can offer:
• A positive and caring ethos based on the values of the Catholic faith.
• A committed and dedicated team of staff.
• A commitment to support your professional development to the next stage of your career.
• The opportunity to work with delightful children, supportive parents and governors.

Prospective candidates are warmly encouraged to visit the school. Please contact Sarah Rector on the number below to make an appointment.
For more information, an Application Pack or to arrange a visit, please contact the school on 020 270 6695
Application forms and further details from the school office, email

St Vincent’s Catholic Primary School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. All posts are subject to employment checks. References will be sought and the successful candidate will be required to complete a Disclosure and Barring Service Check.

Closing date for receipt of applications: 12pm Tuesday 26th March 2019
Shortlisting date: Friday 29th March 2019
Formal Interviews will be held on: Thursday 4th April 2019

Please note that we do not accept CVs or applications from agencies.
Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.