St Michael's Catholic Primary School

Howard Road

East Ham

E6 6EE

020 8472 3964


The Local Governing Body of St Michael’s Catholic Primary School would like to appoint an exceptional, committed and practising Catholic Headteacher.


Salary: L15 – L21 £67,556 - £77,011 

Contract type: Full time

Contract term: Permanent

Start date: 1st September 2022


 “In the footsteps of Jesus, we strive to achieve excellence in everything we do”



St. Michael’s is a caring and friendly Catholic primary school and is part of a family of Deanery schools in Newham. We are committed to inclusive education and work as an effective team to raise standards through a rich and creative curriculum. Our website provides a good insight into the life of our school.


We can offer the successful candidate:


  •  the opportunity to lead an Good school to becoming an outstanding school, situated in a vibrant and changing part of East London, with excellent travel links
  • motivated and enthusiastic pupils
  • an excellent school ethos with strong links with the parish community
  • polite, motivated and enthusiastic children 
  • a supportive governing body
  • dedicated parents


Visits to the school are warmly welcomed and advised. Visits can be arranged by contacting Natasha Scott, the Acting Executive Head Teacher at the school, on 020 8472 3964.


Completed application forms to be returned to the following email address



Please note only applications received on the CES application form will be considered for shortlisting.


Application closing date: Tuesday, 25th January 2022 at 12:00 noon

Shortlisting meeting: Wednesday 2nd February 2022

Interviews: Wednesday 9th February 2022


Applicants are informed that if appointed to this post their contract of employment will be the Governing Body at St Michael’s. A CES contract will be issued to the successful candidate.


St Michael’s Catholic Primary School are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expect all staff to share this commitment. Appointment is subject to a satisfactory enhanced disclosure from the Disclosure and Barring Service.


St Michael’s Catholic Primary School is an equal opportunity employer that is committed to diversity and inclusion in the workplace. 


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