• Newman RC College

Associate Deputy Head

Required for 1 September 2022


(Proposed Leadership Spine points L19 to L23, £65,735 to £74,497 per annum, negotiable dependent on experience and expertise of successful candidate)

We are seeking to appoint an enthusiastic, highly motivated and inspiring individual to the role of Associate Deputy Headteacher. The successful candidate should be well qualified, with the vision and energy to engage and empower young people and colleagues alike.

Governors are looking for an inspirational leader, with a proven track record in Senior Leadership, who:

• has commitment to develop and support Catholic education

• has vision, drive and enthusiasm to help shape the future of the college

• has experience in raising standards of provision

• has excellent communication, organisational and interpersonal skills

• has the ambition to lead their own school as headteacher in the near future

What we can offer you:

• senior leadership in a good and large college on a journey of ongoing and rapid improvement

• being part of a dynamic and enthusiastic team

• state of the art facilities

• excellent opportunities for professional development, affording ideal preparation for headship

Newman RC College information

Newman RC College is an inclusive 11-16 voluntary aided school located in Oldham, ten minutes from Manchester city centre and the breath-taking Pennines. The school is situated in a modern building with state-of-the-art facilities and enjoys excellent transport links. We were judged ‘Good’ by Ofsted in 2020. We are blessed to represent a ‘close-knit’, diverse and talented Catholic community that sees relationships with students and their families as integral to the success of every individual, as well as the belief that there are no limits to a child’s potential, irrespective of background.

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The successful candidate will be responsible for assisting the Headteacher in strategically leading and managing the college and will have shared responsibility for the overall effectiveness in providing the highest quality of education for all its students. The successful candidate will be expected to lead staff in continuing to raise standards.

Visits to the college are warmly welcomed and encouraged and can be arranged by contacting the headteacher’s PA, Mrs Joanne Ward, on 0161 785 3124.

Blessed John Henry Newman RC College is committed to safeguarding and protecting the wellbeing of children and young people and expects all staff to share their commitment. An enhanced DBS is required for all successful applicants.

Closing date: 12noon, Monday, 23rd May 2022

Interviews: Thursday and Friday, 26th and 27th May 2022

Further details and application forms are available from the college website. Completed application forms to be returned to the headteacher’s PA, Mrs. Joanne Ward, at or by post to the address below. For a printed version please contact Mrs Ward at the college.

Blessed John Henry Newman RC College





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