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Job details
Employer St Anthony's Catholic Primary School
Location Slough
Salary L24 to 31
Contract type Full Time
Contract term Permanent
Job dates
Closing date Applications are closed

Due to the retirement of our long-serving Head Teacher in July 2017, the governing body, staff and children are looking for an inspirational and caring Head Teacher to continue our journey from good to great.

We are looking for an experienced leader who will embrace our strengths, building on these as we face the challenges of the future. A committed and practising Catholic, you will place the child at the heart of everything we do, as we continue our mission of learning, growing and living with Jesus.

St Anthony's Catholic Primary School and Nursery is a growing school, with expansion to three form entry from Reception to Year 6 due to complete in September 2018. Years 2, 3 and 6 are already enjoying their carefully considered brand new classrooms.

Our new Head Teacher will have the opportunity to further develop a strong, capable, dedicated and caring team, working collaboratively within our newly formed multi academy trust: The St Peter Catholic Academy Trust. The scene is set for an exciting future!

Closing Date: Wednesday, 11th January 2017
Interview dates: 24th & 25th January 2017 

We are looking for a Head Teacher who:

  • Will have the vision, drive and energy to support and develop the school's Catholic ethos;
  • Has a passion for teaching and learning, with a strong track record of maintaining high standards;
  • Can foster and maintain a secure, safe and supportive learning environment;
  • Inspires with their leadership skills, able to empower all to achieve their academic and personal potential;
  • Has outstanding strategic and communication skills, understands financial management and is able to work closely with everyone within the school and trust community to achieve our shared goals;
  • Is approachable with a good sense of humour.

We can offer in return:

  • Strong links with the church of St Anthony's and the surrounding parish;
  • The full support of talented staff and the school's Senior Leadership Team;
  • Polite, well behaved children eager to learn and embrace our community;
  • A stunning learning environment, within generous grounds on the outskirts of Slough.

Visits to the school are encouraged and warmly welcomed. If you would like to visit the School or submit an application please contact Mrs S MacKenzie, School Business Manager on 01753 645828 or 

St. Anthony's Catholic Primary School & Nursery
Farnham Rd, Farnham Royal
Slough, Berkshire SL2 3AA
Tel: 01753 645828
Fax: 01753 645011

Learning Growing and Living with Jesus

About the employer

St Anthony's is a voluntary aided Catholic Primary School in the Diocese of Northampton and Slough Local Authority.

We are a thriving school with just under 400 pupils between the ages of four to eleven.

Our aim is to help children grow emotionally s...
Information about St Anthony's Catholic Primary School
Org type Mainstream School
Phase Primary
Funding status State - Academy
Gender Mixed
Age range 3 - 11 years
Denomination Roman Catholic
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Farnham Road
United Kingdom