Diocese of Shrewsbury in partnership with
Trafford Metropolitan Borough Council


St Vincent’s Catholic Primary School

Headteacher: Mrs Anita Harrop
Orchard Road | Altrincham | Cheshire | WA15 8EY

Deputy Headteacher
L9-L13

Required January 2020 or before

St Vincent’s is a large three-form entry primary school. We cater for 0-5 years through our onsite nursery through to the primary school. We recently established a thriving before and after school club to provide quality wrap around care for our children.

The Governors are seeking to appoint a highly motivated, ambitious and inspirational leader. We are looking for a committed and practising Catholic with a strong personal faith and a clear vision of the distinctive role of Catholic Education. This is a largely non-teaching position.

The board of governors are looking for someone who:
• Is an outstanding leader and class teacher
• Understands the role of a leader in bringing about excellent outcomes.
• Can support, inspire and motivate others to achieve the highest standards
• Maintains the highest levels of professionalism.
• Is ambitious for themselves and St Vincent’s.

We can offer:
• a warm welcome from a happy community with a strong Catholic ethos
• confident and enthusiastic children who enjoy learning
• friendly, hardworking and committed staff
• excellent opportunities for continued leadership development
• a supportive and committed senior team and governing body

The application form and further details are available here or from ccastro@stvincents.trafford.sch.uk:

• Closing date: 19/09/19
• School tours: 23/07/19 1:30pm, 10/09/19 9:30am, 12/09/19 9:30am
• Shortlisting: 20/09/19
• Interviews: 02/10/19


St Vincent’s is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of all children. This post is subject to enhanced Disclosure and Barring Services (DBS) Checks and satisfactory professional references. As part of the school’s safeguarding commitment, you will be asked to progress a new DSB check and to subscribe to the update service; you should maintain the subscription valid during the duration of your employment with us. Status checks against the DBS will be made at an agreed frequency and/or at headteacher discretion. Status checks are only carried out after your consent. A link will be sent to you for progressing the online DBS form.