Executive Headteacher – St Ninian Catholic Federation, Carlisle

St Ninian Catholic Federation, Carlisle

Comprising St Margaret Mary and St Cuthbert’s Catholic Primary Schools


(required April 2020 or sooner, if possible)

Salary Range L17 – L24

(£59,265 – £70,370)

(Negotiable according to candidate experience and background)

NOR 230 + 114 Age range 3-11

The Federation Governors seek to appoint a practising Catholic as Executive Headteacher with enthusiasm and vision to lead our caring and effective schools.

The St Ninian Catholic Federation is a successful and forward thinking partnership of two Catholic schools, both rated good by OFSTED where we aim to provide an outstanding education for our children, an excellent work life balance for our staff and schools to be proud of for our local communities. A wide range of extra-curricular activities are provided as well as excellent continuing professional development for staff.

Our Catholic ethos ensures that prayer and service are at the heart of all we do.

The successful applicant will:-

  1. be committed to the education of the whole child in line with our Mission Statement , maintaining and developing the ethos of our schools
  2. have the ability to successfully lead our schools, maintaining and developing partnerships with the parishes of Sacred Heart of Jesus, Our Lady of Eden and St Augustines and the wider community, working alongside our dedicated team of staff, pupils, parents and governors
  3. be a strategic leader, committed to maintaining and further developing high standards of teaching and learning, enabling each child to reach their full potential.

Visits to both schools are warmly welcomed.

An application form and information pack can be obtained from Maria Dixon, Business Manager, St Margaret Mary Catholic Primary School

email [email protected]

Tel 01228 401800

Closing Date:  Monday 18 November 2019 at Noon

Interviews:  5th & 6th December 2019              

St Margaret Mary Catholic Primary School, Kirklands Road, Carlisle, CA2 4JD

Tel 01228 401800

St Cuthbert’s Catholic Primary School, Victoria Road, Carlisle, CA1 2UE

Tel 01228 818201