Deputy Headteacher, Barnham, West Sussex

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St Philip Howard Catholic High SchoolBarnham, West Sussex

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Start date: September 2018
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: L16 - L21 commensurate with experience
Contract term: Permanent
Suitable for NQTs: No

Appointment of Deputy Headteacher

 L16 – L21 commensurate with experience

The Governors are looking to appoint a hard-working, inspiring and talented Deputy Headteacher to join our existing team and lead SPH into the next chapter of its exciting journey.  As the lead school in the newly formed Bosco Catholic Education Trust and a recently designated Teaching School, we have a lot to set our sights on.  Whilst graded as ‘outstanding’ by Ofsted, we continue to push ourselves to achieve even greater things for the children entrusted to our care.

This is an excellent and rare opportunity to join a dynamic, innovative and vibrant school as it continues on its quest to be the best school in the Country.  If you want to work with wonderful students, committed staff and a forward-thinking leadership team, this is the school for you.  We are always striving to improve and we want you to be part of this journey. 

 • In 2017 85% of our Year 11 students attained 5+ A*-C (79% including English and Maths).

 • P8 progress measures place school in Top 20% nationally +0.34

 • In 2017 Sixth Form students achieved 44% A*-B and 99% pass rate at A Level. 

• We were rated as ‘Outstanding’ in all categories by Ofsted in April 2016.  

Visit for an application form and further details. Email applications to: or send to school address

Closing date for applications: 12noon Monday 5 March 2018

Interviews: TBC

Starting date: September 2018

The school is an equal opportunity employer and is committed to the safeguarding and protection of children and individuals.  This post is subject to a DBS Enhanced Disclosure.

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More about St Philip Howard Catholic High School
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: Secondary with sixth form
Funding status: State - Academy
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 11 - 18 years
Denomination: Roman Catholic
Address: Elm Grove South, Barnham, Bognor Regis, West Sussex, PO22 0EN, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 1243 552055
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