Deputy Headteacher, Trafford

Closing date:This job has expired

St Vincent's Catholic Primary SchoolTrafford
Date posted:
Start date: January 2020 or before
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: L9-L13
Contract term: Permanent

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

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.

More about St Vincent's Catholic Primary School
Address: Orchard Road, Altrincham, Cheshire, WA15 8EY, United Kingdom. View in Google Maps
Telephone: +44 161 9283440