Headteacher, Wandsworth

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Our Lady Queen of Heaven RC SchoolWandsworth

Date posted:
Start date: Required for September 2020
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: £67,295 - £74,208£67,295 - £74,208 per annum (pay range L16-L21A)
Contract term: Permanent

The governors of Our Lady Queen of Heaven Primary School welcome applications for the post of Headteacher. This is a happy and successful school which focusses on providing an environment in which every aspect of the child is focused on and developed, including his or her wellbeing.  

We are looking for:

  • A committed practising Catholic with a strong understanding of Catholic education.
  • A leader who is committed to ensuring the progress of all children.
  • An excellent communicator who will nurture and develop strong working relationships with staff, children, families and governors.

We can offer:

  • The opportunity to lead an Outstanding school where every member of the school community is valued
  • Pupils who are well behaved, cheerful and who have an excellent attitude to learning
  • Friendly, talented, hardworking and dedicated staff
  • A well-resourced school
  • Collaborative working with other local schools
  • Commitment to your professional development
  • Supportive governing body

Applicants are welcome to visit the school on 17th or 24th January 2020.  To arrange a visit please contact the school office on 020 8788 7420 or email aduncan@ourladyqueenofheaven.wandsworth.sch.uk

An information pack, including a Job Description and Person Specification can be downloaded below or from the Wandsworth Council website https://jobs.richmondandwandsworth.gov.uk/.

Alternatively, please contact Harwinder Beckles, HR Officer on 020 8871 7590 or email csschools@richmondandwandsworth.gov.uk to receive an application pack or with enquiries regarding the application process.

Completed applications should be submitted to: csschools@richmondandwandsworth.gov.uk, please call and confirm the receipt of your application.

Closing date: Sunday 26th January 2020 (at Midnight)

Shortlisting:  Thursday 30th January 2020

Interview date: Wednesday 12th February 2020

We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults and expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. 

This post is subject to a DBS check. 

Please note that CVs are not accepted

Our Lady Queen of Heaven RC School

Victoria Drive

London SW19 6AD

Tel: 020 8788 7420

Email: info@ourladyqueenofheaven.wandsworth.sch.uk

Web: http://www.ourladyqueenofheaven.wandsworth.sch.uk

Number on roll: 265 (3-11)

‘Journeying Together with Christ’

More about Our Lady Queen of Heaven RC School
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: Primary
Funding status: State - Voluntary Aided
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 3 - 11 years
Address: Victoria Drive, London, SW19 6AD, United Kingdom. View in Google Maps
Telephone: +44 20 8788 7420