Current Headteacher Vacancies

Headteacher Vacancies

Are you an inspiring leader?

Our Lady & St Joseph will open on 1 September 2014 in its new buildings, and with the staff and pupils from the amalgamated Holy Family and Our Lady schools.

The new school will:

  • have exciting flexible learning spaces and the latest technology to support learning
  • combine 2 exceptional teams, both judged Good by Ofsted
  • create a single school community, with 420 pupils making new friends and excited about their new school.

The Governors are looking for an inspiring leader with a clear vision for the new school, to bring the schools together and take the new school to Outstanding. As a practising Catholic, you will promote the distinctive ethos of our school, strive for excellence and be committed to helping our children achieve their full potential. This is the perfect role for an individual who sees no limit to the possibilities for young people and has the talent to bring the very best out of a committed staff.

Closing date for applications: 12 noon on 16 January 2014 (visits encouraged)

Please e-mail applications to or post them to:

For Schools Education Services
Business Resource Network
Whateley’s Drive

Please note that all applications must have reached us by the closing date.

Interview dates: 23 and 24 January 2014

As an equal opportunities employer we are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people. We expect all staff to share this commitment. An enhanced CRB check is required for all successful applicants.

To Apply or For Details

Please contact Andy Best on:

Job Specifics

Dates: Apply by 16/01/2014, Job start Sep 2014
Salary: L24 – L30 (up to £84,330)
Location: Tower Hamlets
Contract type: Full Time
Contract term: Permanent

Employer Information

Org Type: Mainstream
Phase: Primary
Funding Status: State – Voluntary Aided
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 3 – 11 years
Denomination: Roman Catholic

Our Lady & St Joseph School Website
Holy Family School Website


Letter from Chair of Governors
Job Description
Person Specification
Background Information
Notes to Applicants
Tower Hamlets School Almalgamation Project Brief
Disclosure Form
Recruitment Monitoring Form
Application Form