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St Joseph’s Catholic Primary School

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Deputy Headteacher - Required for January 2020 -Permanent Post
Salary range: L8 – L13

The Governors of St Joseph’s Catholic Primary School Huddersfield are seeking to appoint an enthusiastic and
outstanding teacher to join our school as deputy headteacher
We are looking for a candidate who will:
• Be a committed practising Catholic and able to demonstrate this in every area of school life
• Show leadership through example
• Have excellent organisational skills and be an effective communicator
• Be committed to excellence for every pupil and member of staff
• Take a full part in our move towards membership of a Catholic Multi-Academy Trust

Above all else, we are looking for someone who will care about our children and their education and

We can offer you:
• A warm and welcoming Catholic community
• A ‘Good’ Catholic School (S48 Inspection November 2016)
• An Ofsted ‘Good’ school (June 2019 Inspection)
• A happy environment where everyone is valued
• Children who are polite, happy and motivated to learn
• Support for your own professional development with excellent opportunities for CPD
• Supportive governors and parents
• A non-teaching role

Visits to the school are warmly encouraged and can be arranged by emailing the headteacher at

Application packs can be downloaded below

You can also request an application pack from to where applications,
which must be on the CES form, can be returned.

Closing Date: Friday 2nd October at midday
Shortlisting: Monday 5th October
Interviews: Thursday 22nd October

The staff and governors of our school are committed to safeguarding of children and all appointments are made sub-ject to a full DBS check and satisfactory references.