Headteacher, Liverpool

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The Trinity Catholic Primary SchoolLiverpool
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Start date: September 1st, 2018
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: L18-24
Contract term: Permanent

About the School

‘The Trinity is an outstanding school in providing Catholic Education’ (Section 48 Inspection October 2016) and is judged as a ‘good’ school by Ofsted March 2015 Our highly respected Headteacher is to retire after many years of dedicated service to our school.

The Governors of The Trinity Catholic Primary School are seeking to appoint a new Headteacher with the capacity, vision and energy to lead our school community forward in a stimulating and pleasant environment.

About the Role 

Permanent or Secondment for the right candidate
This school would like someone who:

  • Is a practising Catholic with a strong, lived faith and deep commitment to Catholic Education and the Catholic ethos of the school
  • Values all children as individuals and ensures that all children are confident and able to achieve their full potential
  • Has the vision, passion and motivation to respond to changes in primary education and can continually raise standards and expectations in our school
  • Can maintain a culture of excellence amongst staff and pupils alike
  • Is a leader and innovator who encourages, enthuses and motivates the school community through excellent communication and interpersonal skills
  • Knows about the principles of developing outstanding learning, teaching and assessment for all pupils including those pupils with SEND

Personal Qualities

Our children would like someone who:

  • Welcomes pupils of all faiths
  • Ensures the welfare of all children at all times, making sure that pupils feel safe
  • Lives out our school’s code of conduct in everything that they do
  • Sets high expectations and exciting challenges • Sees the advantages in new technology as an aid to teaching and learning

We can offer:

  • A strong and caring school community, underpinned by our outstanding Catholic ethos, in which all are respected
  • Happy, confident and enthusiastic children who enjoy learning
  • Dedicated, supportive and hard-working staff who are fully committed to further raise standards in the classroom
  • Strong support from a highly effective and supportive Governing Board
  • Good opportunities for CPD

How to Apply

State in letter of application which position i.e. permanent or secondment. Secondment would be subject to agreement with the applicant’s current Governing Board Visits to the school are welcomed and encouraged.

Please contact Maureen Russell at the school on 0151 298 2917 to make an appointment. 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. Application packs are available from, and are returnable to: Christine Hodson at: christinehodson@ic24.net

Closing Date: Friday 23rd March 2018 at 12 noon
Short Listing Date: Wednesday 28th March 2018
Interview Date: Tuesday 10th April 2018
2nd Interview Date: Wednesday 11th April 2018

Contact Details
The Trinity Catholic Primary School including Nursery and Children's Centre
Titchfield Street
L5 8UT

Contact Name: Maureen Russell
Contact Telephone: 01512982917
Contact e-mail: trinity-ao@thetrinityliverpool.co.uk
Website: http://www.thetrinityprimary.com/
NOR: 377

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More about The Trinity Catholic Primary School
Address: Titchfield Street, Vauxhall, Liverpool, Merseyside, L5 8UT, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 151 2982917