Headteacher – St Teresa’s Catholic Primary School, Preston

Downing Street , Preston , Lancashire , PR1 4RH
Tel: 01772 797397
School website: www.st-teresas-pri.lancs.sch.uk
Roll: 212


Last year, the school become a founding member of the new Mater Ecclesiae Catholic Multi Academy Trust within Lancaster Diocese and as such will play a significant role in the development of the Trust as more schools are join our family of schools. Whilst this position is for Headteacher at St. Teresa’s, the Mater Ecclesiae Trust will be the employer.

Since 2015 the school has been led by an experienced and successful Headteacher who has recently retired. The school has a strong leadership team, who work alongside an enthusiastic team of capable teachers. They are supported by a large team of dedicated support staff and a committed and able governing body.

We are looking for a dynamic Headteacher who will promote high standards, role model good teaching and learning and be a strong team player; whilst at the same time preserving the integrity of our Catholic ethos which has always had the welfare and happiness of our pupils and staff at its heart.

You will find lots of information on our website, however the best way to find out about our school is to come and see us. We would love to show you round and answer any questions you may have.  Please contact school and ask to speak to Mrs Catherine Monaghan.

Yours sincerely,

Mrs. E. Hesketh

Chair of Governors

Rehabilitation The post you are applying for is covered by the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974 (Exceptions) Order 1975 (as amended in 2013). If successful you will be required to apply to the Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) for a ‘disclosure’. Information provided by you or the Disclosure and Barring Service will be dealt with in a confidential manner in accordance with the DBS’s Code of Practice. You may view the Code of Practice on the DBS website at www.gov.uk/dbs or alternatively a copy is available on request. Lancashire County Council has a Handling of DBS Certificate Information Policy this is available from the recruiting manager to applicants who are asked to complete a DBS application.

Lancashire County Council has a Policy Statement on the Recruitment of Ex-offenders this is available to all applicants upon request.

Please note that in line with Keeping Children Safe in Education 2023, an online search will be carried out as part of our due diligence on shortlisted candidates.

More Information can be found at www.st-teresas-pri.lancs.sch.uk