St Louis Catholic Primary School

Welshmill Lane, Frome, Somerset, BA11 3AP
Phone: 01373 463728


Start date: Autumn Term 2019
Contract type: Full Time Contract term: Permanent
Salary: L11 (£51,234) to L17 (£59,265)

Our aim is to love, wonder and achieve together

St Louis Catholic Primary School is a one-form entry Primary School with a strong and inclusive Christian ethos. We are located in the centre of the popular Somerset town of Frome, voted the best place to live in the South West (The Sunday Times, March 2018), close to the cities of Bath and Bristol and well known for its monthly Independent Market.

The Governing Body of St Louis is seeking an inspirational and outwardfacing headteacher to lead our school with enthusiasm, dedication and commitment through the next phase of its development.

We are looking for someone who is

• A practising Catholic, willing to share their Faith and their vision
• Energetic and ambitious, providing strong guidance to motivate, empower and inspire, with a clear vision of excellence in primary education.
• Embracing of new challenges and will capitalise on opportunities presented.
• Keen to foster positive relationships and partnerships with parents, the community and the diocese.
• Aware of advancements in education, developing robust policies which will be effectively implemented.
• Fully committed to safeguarding, inclusivity and equality, ensuring the removal of barriers to learning for all our pupils.

We can offer
• A warm and friendly school, thriving academically and pastorally.
• Talented, happy children, from a range of cultures and nationalities, who are eager to learn, are encouraged to think for themselves and accepting of others.
• Staff who are experienced, enthusiastic and work together as a committed, supportive team.
• Well-informed governors who encourage and challenge.
• A deep sense of family, demonstrated by the pupils’ care for one another.

You are welcome to visit our school before applying. Please call 01373 463728 or email to arrange
To apply please go to or email Support Services for Education at for an application pack.
Closing Date: 16 April 2019 Interviews: 29 & 30 April 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.