Senior Deputy Head

Full Time Permanent
Website stcatherinessch
Independent / Phase: Secondary with sixth form / Role: Leadership
St Catherine's School

We are seeking to appoint a confident, positive and experienced Senior Deputy Head to support our Headmistress in the strategic leadership and operational management of the School.

For an outstanding and innovative leader, this is a fantastic opportunity to develop and broaden your leadership and management skills – providing an excellent platform from which to pursue Headship.

Contributing to the vision and strategic direction of the school, you will assist in its day-to-day running and be committed to continually raising standards. We will look to you to give feedback that enables reflection and improvement, while being an inspiring and experienced teacher.

To be successful, you will possess excellent interpersonal and organisational skills, and be passionate about making a real difference to the lives of our pupils and families, and to the community.

You will join a collaborative, aspirational and supportive Senior Management Team, and an enthusiastic and professional staff body who are committed to the care of St Catherine’s pupils.

Our staff here at St Catherine’s are expected to be fully supportive of the aims and ethos of our Catholic school and to share pastoral responsibility.

If you feel you have the experience, enthusiasm and commitment we are looking for, then we would be delighted to receive an application from you.

Please download the supporting information and return your application form to:

Closing date: 11.00a.m. Monday 31 January 2022

Applications will be reviewed as they are received so early application is recommended and the school reserves the right to appoint prior to the closing date.

First interviews: Thursday 3 February 2022 

Second Interviews: Tuesday 8 February 2022

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

Appointment will be subject to a number of safer recruitment checks including an enhanced DBS check as part of Keeping Children Safe in Education, and once in post, receive further training and updates.

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