Diocese of Arundel & Brighton

St Mary's Catholic Primary School

Chapel Green, Crowborough, East Sussex TN6 2LB
Tel: 01892 655291
email: office@stmarysrc.e-sussex.sch.uk

• Job Start Date : 1st September 2020
• Contract/Hours : Permanent, Full-time
• Salary Type : Leadership Scale
• Salary Details : L13-L18 [£55,202-£62,426]
• NOR : 218 - Group 2

The Governors of St Mary’s are seeking to appoint an enthusiastic and inspirational Headteacher to lead our friendly and successful school. 

We are looking for someone who believes that every child can achieve and is a real enthusiast for child-centred learning. It is important to us that the leader we appoint will be committed to continuing to move the school forward whilst at the same time ensuring the wellbeing of children and staff.

We are looking for a leader who:
• is a practising Catholic committed to supporting the vision, life and ethos of a Catholic primary school
• is strongly committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children
• is dedicated to the learning and development of every child
• can demonstrate the ability to build strong working relationships with the excellent team of staff already established in our school
• is innovative and forward thinking
• has confidence, vision and skills to lead the continued improvement of our school; and
• has excellent communication and interpersonal skills.

We can offer you:
• a wonderful opportunity to lead a happy and successful school
• a school that Ofsted has consistently rated “Good”
• a friendly, dedicated and hardworking team of staff who have high expectations of themselves and of the children
• a welcoming school community
• an effective and supportive governing body
• CPD opportunities; and
• happy and motivated children who enjoy learning.

Visits to the school are strongly encouraged and warmly welcomed. If you think this exciting opportunity is for you, the Governors look forward to meeting you and receiving your application.

Please note that there is currently an interim Acting Headteacher in post who will not be applying for the role.

To arrange a visit and to request the Headteacher application pack, please contact the school office by phone on: 01892 655291 or by e-mail at: office@stmarysrc.e-sussex.sch.uk

More information about our school and the Headteacher application pack can be found at: www.stmarysrc.e-sussex.sch.uk 
• Closing Date:  Wednesday 5th February (12 noon)
• Interview Dates: Tuesday 25th and Wednesday 26th February

St Mary’s school is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of all its children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. This post is subject to an enhanced DBS check.

~ Pray ~ Learn ~ Love ~ Enjoy ~