Deputy Headteacher, Stoke-on-Trent, Staffordshire

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St Thomas More Catholic AcademyStoke-on-Trent, Staffordshire

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Start date: September 2020
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: £65,561 - £71,590(Leadership 20-24)
Contract term: Permanent

Deputy Headteacher

11-18 Mixed Catholic Comprehensive School

NoR 1071

Salary: Leadership 20-24 (£65,561-£71,590)

Full-time Permanent 

Start date: September 2020

The Directors wish to appoint a dynamic, enthusiastic, ambitious and passionate leader with a track record of success to be Deputy Headteacher following the retirement of the current postholder. This is an exciting opportunity to help shape the vision and direction of our aspirational school.  

Applications are invited from practising Catholics who:

• are committed to carrying forward the Catholic and inclusive ethos of the school and improving the lives of young people

• have excellent interpersonal and communications skills

• are able to lead, motivate and inspire students and staff

• have the energy, resilience and determination to succeed

There is some flexibility regarding the specific responsibilities of the role depending on the experience, skills and strengths of the successful applicant. We do not have any preference regarding subject specialism.

St Thomas More is a good school but aspire to be more in all that we do.

To apply please complete the attached CES application form and email to along with completed disclosure form and recruitment monitoring form.

If you would like to arrange to visit the school please contact the Head's PA, Mrs Stacy Walker 01782 882900/

Completed application forms should be received by 12 noon on Wednesday 29 January 2020

This post is exempted under the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974 and as such appointment to this post will be conditional upon the receipt of a satisfactory response to a check of police records via Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS).  All appointments made are also subject to satisfactory references and medical clearance.

STM Catholic Academy is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and expects all staff to share this commitment in line with Keeping Children Safe in Education and the Prevent Duty

More about St Thomas More Catholic Academy
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: Secondary with sixth form
Funding status: State - Academy
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 11 - 18 years
Denomination: Roman Catholic
Address: Longton Hall Road, Longton, Stoke-on-Trent, Staffordshire, ST3 2NJ, United Kingdom. View in Google Maps
Telephone: +44 1782 882900
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St Thomas More Catholic Academy is a Roman Catholic secondary school with sixth form, situated in Longton, Stoke-on-Trent. The school is mixed and has more than 1,000 students aged 11-18. 

St Thomas More Catholic Academy is part of the All Saint...