Corpus Christi Catholic Primary School


Required September 2020

Contract type: Full Time

Salary: L16-22 - £59,528 - £68,851

Contract term: Permanent

Help us fulfil our mission statement: ‘Joyfully, unique in Jesus’ family, we learn to use our special gifts to love, serve and make the world a better place.’

Due to restructure, the Governors, staff and children of our popular and highly regarded coastal school are seeking to appoint a dynamic and an inspirational Headteacher with effect from September 2020. The person appointed will need to be a practising Catholic who is able to sustain and develop the Catholic character of the school.

Our school is currently rated by Ofsted as GOOD, but has several outstanding features, as recently identified by OFSTED in our short inspection November 2018.

We would warmly encourage prospective candidates to visit our school to meet Governors, pupils and staff at work.

All enquiries to Susan Solly School Business Manager via the school office on 01202 427544 to arrange a convenient date and time. The application pack is downloadable via

The closing date for applications is Friday 27th March 2020 at midday.

Please email your application to or send to Susan Solly, Corpus Christi Primary School, St James's Sq. Boscombe, BH5 2BX

Shortlisting 2nd April 2020

Interviews: 21st and 22nd April 2020

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Type: Mainstream School, 2 form entry

Phase: Primary

Funding status: State - Voluntary Aided, Diocese of Portsmouth

Gender: Mixed

Age Range: 4 - 11 years


Corpus Christi Catholic Primary School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. The successful applicant will require an enhanced DBS. References will be taken up for all shortlisted candidates prior to interview.