Headteacher, Wirral

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Holy Cross Catholic Primary SchoolWirral

Date posted:
Start date: 01/09/18 or as soon as possible thereafter
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: L14-20 £54,250 - £62,863
Contract term: Permanent

Owing to the retirement of our highly regarded, long-serving Headteacher, the Governors are seeking to appoint a committed, enthusiastic practising Catholic leader to the post of Headteacher in our successful school.

We are looking for a Headteacher who:

  • Has a love for children
  • Has a commitment to Catholic education and to the partnership between home, school, the Parish and community
  • Has high expectations of themselves and others and can lead and motivate colleagues
  • Can further develop our vision for continued improvement
  • Is a highly effective leader who makes a difference for all by inspiring a thirst for learning

We can offer you:

  • A friendly, welcoming community with a strong Catholic ethos
  • Happy children who enjoy coming to school
  • An excellent and committed Governing Body and staff team who are dedicated to improving the lives of our pupils
  • A school where we daily try to live our Mission statement to “Love God and Love One Another”.

The school is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.

Any offer of employment will be subject to an enhanced disclosure from the DBS and satisfactory references.

All council vacancies are available at www.wirral.gov.uk

Informal visits to the school are warmly welcomed by prior arrangement with the secretary. Please telephone to confirm a visit.

Application forms and further details are available on request from the school office.

Application forms are also available on line at www.wirral.gov.uk .

Completed application forms and any supporting documents you wish to include, should be sent direct to the school for the attention of Mrs. Cathy Sindall, Chair of Governors.

The closing date for applications is Friday 27th April 2018 at 12 noon.

References, if requested, will be required by Wednesday 9th May 2018

Interviews for longlisted candidates will take place during the afternoon of Thursday 10th May and all day on Tuesday 15th May, 2018.

.Holy Cross Catholic Primary School, Gautby Road, Birkenhead, Wirral. CH41 7DU
Tel: 0151 652 8454
e-mail; schooloffice@holycross.wirral.sch.uk

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More about Holy Cross Catholic Primary School
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: Primary
Funding status: State - Voluntary Aided
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 3 - 11 years
Address: Gautby Road, Bidston, Birkenhead, Merseyside, CH41 7DU, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 151 6528454
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