Headteacher

Ref: SVP 479
Date posted: 18/12/2017
Closing date: 18/01/2018 12:00 PM
Hours per week: Full Time
Salary: £55,600 - £63,779 per annum
Location: St Leo's and Southmead Catholic Nursery and Primary School
Employment Type: Full Time
Contract Type: Permanent







ST. LEO’S AND SOUTHMEAD CATHOLIC NURSERY AND PRIMARY
SCHOOL
SERVING THE COMMUNITY
LICKERS LANE, WHISTON,
KNOWSLEY L35 3SR
Head Teacher: Mrs J Grundy     Telephone: 0151 477 8410
www.stleossouthmeadnursery.co.uk
www.stleossouthmead.co.uk
stleo@knowsley.gov.uk
 
HEADTEACHER
Leadership Pay range L15 – L21
£55,600 - £63,779 per annum
To commence September 2018
 
St Leo’s and Southmead Catholic Primary School
Serving the Community
“A place where everyone can flourish.”
 
The Governors of St Leo’s and Southmead Catholic Primary School are seeking to appoint a new Headteacher with the capacity, vision and energy to lead the school into a new and exciting future;

Someone who:

 
  • Is a practising Catholic, committed to the ethos and vision of Catholic Education in today’s society;
  • Has the vision, passion and motivation to respond to changes in primary education and continually raise standards and expectations in our school;
  • Can create a culture of excellence amongst staff and pupils alike, where the children are at the centre of first rate learning opportunities;
  • Has a strong belief that every child has unique gifts and can and should achieve their maximum potential;
  • Can provide confident and inspirational leadership for staff, pupils, and the wider school community.
     
We can offer:
 
  • A strong school community, underpinned by a strong Catholic ethos, where all are valued and welcomed;
  • The opportunity to lead and manage a “Good “ school (Ofsted October 2012);
  • Friendly, confident and enthusiastic children who enjoy learning;
  • A caring, hard working and dedicated staff;
  • Supportive and committed Governors;
  • Good parent/carer relationships where involvement is encouraged;
  • Good opportunities for professional development;
  • Good support from the Local Authority and the Diocese;
  • Strong links with our parish of St Leo’s.
 
Visits to school are warmly encouraged and can take place by appointment on Thursday 4 January 2018, Thursday 11 January 2018, and Monday 15 January 2018.

This school is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.  The successful applicant will be subject to satisfactory clearance by the Disclosure and Barring Service.

Closing date:   Thursday, 18 January 2018 @ 12 noon.
Short-listing:    Tuesday, 23 January 2018.
Interviews:      Monday, 5 February 2018 and Tuesday, 6 February 2018

How to apply


Application packs are available from, and returnable to, Mrs E Clarke, Administrator at the school address above or stleo@knowsley.gov.uk telephone 0151 477 8410.

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