Deputy Headteacher, Waltham Forest

Closing date:Expiring tomorrow

St Patrick's Catholic Primary SchoolWaltham Forest

Date posted:
Start date: 1st September 2020
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: £59,833 - £64,156
Contract term: Permanent
Suitable for NQTs: No

St Patrick’s is a highly respected and successful Catholic school. The Governors invite applications from experienced, enthusiastic and suitably qualified practising Catholic leaders to play a key role in building on the success of our friendly school.

We want our Deputy Headteacher to:

• Have a clear vision and strong commitment to Catholic education;

• Be an excellent teacher;

• Be an excellent communicator with a strong commitment to working in partnership with the parish and the community;

• Be a caring individual who is supportive of the school ethos.

We can offer you:

• A positive and caring environment based on the values of the Catholic faith;

• A commitment to support your professional development to the next stage of your career;

• The opportunity to work with delightful children, supportive colleagues and parents.

Prospective candidates are warmly encouraged to visit the school.

For more information or to arrange a visit, please contact the school office.

Closing Date: Monday 20th January 2020, noon

Shortlisting: Tuesday 21st January 2020

Formal Interviews: Monday 27th January 2020

Please read the Person Specification and the Job Description for more details. Competitive interviews will be held by the headteacher and a panel of governors. Alongside the CES application form, applicants must provide a supporting statement which evidences that they meet all essential criteria from the Person Specification.

We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. The successful candidate will be subject to an enhanced DBS check. All applicants will be required to produce two suitable referees as part of the application.

Application forms can be downloaded from the school website at or requested from the school office. Completed CES applications should be sent by email to or handed to the school office.  

More about St Patrick's Catholic Primary School
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: Primary
Funding status: State - Voluntary Aided
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 3 - 11 years
Denomination: Roman Catholic
Address: Longfield Avenue, London, E17 7DP, United Kingdom. View in Google Maps
Telephone: +44 208 509 4321
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