Job Vacancies 

Group 1 ISR : L9 – L12 
(Required for September 2022 or earlier if possible) 

Due to the progression of the previous post holder, we are seeking to appoint a new Head Teacher with vision, skill and enthusiasm to lead our popular school within the heart of the local community. 

The successful candidate will embrace and promote our distinctively Christian Vision, Values and community spirit.

 We offer:

  •  A happy and caring school family, where
    our children and staff are valued and encouraged
  • A strong Christian Vision
  • An exciting professional opportunity in an aspirational and popular school
  • Talented, dedicated friendly staff and Academy Councillors
  • A supportive team and family of Academies as part of the Durham and Newcastle Diocesan Learning Trust

 We would like our Head Teacher to:

  • Build upon and continue to develop the existing good practice in our school
  • Have the skills and expertise to continue
    to develop the high standards in the quality of education across the school
  • Model and inspire Christian Vision in children, staff, parents, and our community.
  • To further develop our strong relationships with parents, the Church and the wider community

Visits to the school are encouraged. Please contact the school office to make an appointment – this will depend on the COVID Risk Assessment.

For an informal discussion please contact:
Paul Rickeard, Chief Executive Officer, DNDLT, on 07469257525

The school is committed to safer recruitment practice and pre-employment checks will be undertaken before any appointment is confirmed. This post is subject to an enhanced criminal records bureau disclosure.

Application packs are available to download from alternatively you can contact Susie Taylor

We look forward to receiving your application form.

Closing date:   13th May 2022, 12 Noon
Shortlisting:     16th May 2022
Interviews:       18th May 2022 

Job Specification

Job Description

Application form

Letter to applicants from the CEO