St Mary Magdalen's Catholic Junior School

Deputy Headteacher

Required for September 2020

Current roll: 339   

Salary Range L10 – L14 (Inner London) £59,076 - £64,344

The Governors and Headteacher are looking for an enthusiastic, inspiring Deputy Headteacher with exceptionally strong values. The Governors invite applications from experienced, dynamic and suitably qualified practicing Catholic Leaders to play a key role in building on our success and reputation.

We are looking for a Deputy Headteacher who is:

  • A practising Catholic with a clear vision and belief of the Catholic Education
  • An outstanding Teacher who leads by exemplary practice
  • A leader who has the ability to maintain current standards as well as move the school forward in terms of teaching and learning
  • A person who is organised with excellent interpersonal and communication skills
  • A leader who is committed to the wellbeing and academic progress of all children
  • A person who is able to work in close partnership with the Headteacher leading our dedicated and talented staff

St Mary Magdalen’s can offer:

  • A genuinely happy school where children love learning and teachers love teaching them
  • First class professional development which will equip you with skills for further promotion
  • An opportunity to work in partnership with a Headteacher who is dedicated to distributive leadership
  • A role where you are fully included in making leadership decisions so that the school continues to thrive and develop its innovative approach to education
  • Well-behaved, confident and hard working children
  • A committed and motivated staff, engaged parents and an active supportive governing body

Please come and visit our wonderful school. Please email or phone the School Business Manager Miss Maria Quinn to arrange a time.

Application packs are available from the school by emailing M Quinn (SBM) –

Completed application packs should be returned to Frederik Reynaert, Chair of Governors at the school c/o Maria Quinn via

Closing Date: No later than: Friday, 6th March 2020 (12 Noon)

Interviews: Wednesday, 18th March 2020

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St Mary Magdalen’s School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and requires all staff, governors and volunteers to share this commitment. Successful applicants will be required to apply for a criminal records check from the Disclosure and Barring Service.

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