SS John & Monica Catholic Primary School

Head Teacher: M.Elliott (B.Ed. Hons, NPQH)

Chantry Road, Moseley, Birmingham B13 8DW

Telephone: 0121 464 5868 Fax: 0121 464 5046



Twitter: @SSJohnMonicas 

Deputy Headteacher

Pay spine: L10-14

NOR: 210

Required from September 2020

The Governing Body at SS John & Monica Catholic Primary School seek to appoint an enthusiastic, talented and caring practising Catholic who will work closely with the Head Teacher to maintain high standards of Teaching & Learning at this popular and successful one form entry Primary School. The most recent Ofsted Inspection stated that ‘Provision for pupils’ spiritual, moral, social and cultural development is extensive and a real strength of the school.’ and ‘Behaviour of pupils is outstanding’ Ofsted June 2018

We are looking for a practising Catholic who:

  • has a clear vision and understanding of Catholic education and a commitment to promote the catholic ethos throughout the whole school community
  • is highly motivated with proven leadership skills and experience of successfully leading aspects of school improvement
  • has excellent management and interpersonal skills and the ability to lead, challenge and inspire staff so that all children experience the best possible Catholic education
  • who is a proven outstanding classroom practitioner and able to set an example of excellent classroom practice, demonstrating a commitment to high expectations of all children’s attainment and behaviour
  • will work in partnership with the Head Teacher, staff, parents, parish, governors and the wider community to continue the school’s journey as a ‘beacon of excellence’ for Catholic Education

We can offer:

  • A happy and caring working environment where everyone is valued
  • Well-behaved and highly motivated pupils who love coming to school
  • Highly effective and hardworking staff
  • Supportive, dedicated and well informed Governors
  • Strong partnership with parents and the parish community
  • Excellent opportunities for personal and professional development


Please contact the school on 0121 464 5868 or to make an appointment for a school visit and to request an information pack. The application pack is available for download on the school website and on the Eteach website. Further information about our school is available on the school website:

Applications must be made using the correct CES application form.

Closing date: midday on Thursday 7th May 2020

Proposed Interviews: Monday 18th May 2020

Successful candidates will be expected to maintain and promote the Catholic character of the school and will therefore be required to sign a CES contract.

This school is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people/vulnerable adults and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. This position is subject to a disclosure check under the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974.