Deputy Head Teacher

Senior/Executives Appointments, Teaching in Schools - Primary, Head Teachers/Deputy Head Teachers
Full Time
Holy Family Catholic Primary School, Netherton Road, Worksop, S80 2SF
Leadership Scale 6-10

Aiming to recruit for January 2020 start

Are you ready for an exciting challenge? Are you a passionate practising Catholic, keen to teach and lead in a rapidly improving and dynamic setting? Then come and work alongside a loyal and hardworking leadership team on the brink of greatness.

Our ship has faced some hefty challenges recently and our outcomes are variable, but our curriculum is superb, our journey ahead is mapped out and we have a strong caring team aboard for the voyage. We believe in roots up change not top down dictatorship and give our staff space to flourish.

We have the vision and drive to make our school stand out in its community and across the Diocese - are you the right person to join us and become be part of our family?

We are perfectly located near to the A1 and only a few miles from the M1 to make commuting convenient from a variety of locations.

Hear what staff and parents and visitors say about us:

“I’m so glad I came to teach here – you’ve restored my faith in teaching.” KS1 Teacher 2019

“I love it here – I was so excited when you said I could stay.” Teaching Assistant KS2 2019

“5 stars - The standard of behaviour and the friendliness of staff and pupils as well as the diversity of subjects.” Parishioner 2019

“I’m so proud and happy that James is at Holy Family School, well done to all the brilliant staff who work so hard – thank you so much.” Parent 2018

“Definitely my school of choice – you are doing a fantastic job – we’re happy with one bite at a time.” Parent 2018

“Tonight Zach has asked his Dad for algebra questions at 9pm. Why? Because he is loving his learning and his teacher is a legend. Thank you.” Parent 2019

Why not come and look around the school when the children are in – you won’t want to leave. Look at our Facebook page which speaks volumes

A visit to see our school and meet our staff and children is essential. Book a visit now by calling the school office on (01909) 473917.

Applicants must complete a Catholic Education Service (CES) application form. These are available directly from the school website or by visiting Please return your application with a short covering letter via email to our Business Manager:

Closing date: 7 October 2019 at 12pm

Selection date: 8 October - You will be notified of your successful application for interview before Friday 11 October

Interview date: 18 October 2019

• We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults and we expect all staff to share this commitment and undergo appropriate checks.

• All posts in Primary, Secondary and Special Schools are subject to an enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service check. All posts in schools, unless stated otherwise, are suitable for a job share arrangement.

• The County Council welcomes applications from all, irrespective of gender, marital status, disability, race, age or sexual orientation for posts within County and Controlled Schools and in Colleges.
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