Principal (St Richard's Catholic College)
Hours of work: Full-time teachers' hours
Working pattern: Full-time
Closing date: Wednesday 14 June 2023, 12pm
Interviews will take place on 11 - 12 July 2023.
For more information and to apply for the above post, please contact: St Richard's Catholic College, Ashdown Road, Bexhill on Sea, East Sussex, TN40 1SE
Phone: 01424 731070
Please note, we do not accept CVs.
This post is covered by the Childcare Disqualification Regulations 2018.
The school will need to ensure that they are not knowingly employing a person who is disqualified under the 2018 Regulations in connection with relevant childcare provision. Accordingly, the successful candidate will be required to demonstrate to the school, by completing a self-declaration form as part of the pre-employment checks process, that they have not been disqualified under the 2018 Regulations.
If the preferred candidate is found to be disqualified under the 2018 Regulations, the offer of employment will be subject to the application by the preferred candidate to Ofsted for a waiver and the receipt of a waiver from Ofsted.
About the role
Due to the pending retirement of the current Principal, the Governors are offering an exciting opportunity to recruit an inspirational and caring Catholic headteacher who will lead the school with passion, ambition and integrity, further developing and delivering our mission and strategic vision.
We are a high performing, over-subscribed school which offering an inclusive and holistic education to all pupils from a dedicated, talented and professional staff team.
The school is located in an enviable seaside location with beautiful surrounding countryside whilst also having easy access to both London and Brighton.
A contribution towards relocation expenses may be considered.
Visits to the school are welcomed. Please contact email@example.com or call 01424 731070 and ask for Mrs Jenkins to arrange a mutually convenient time.
S t Richard’s is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of its pupils and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.
Work Permits: we may be able to obtain a Work Permit for this post but this is subject to meeting the requirements of the UK Border Agency’s Points-based Immigration System.
Due to the restrictions we cannot guarantee that individuals that meet the requirements of the Points-based Immigration System will be issued with clearance to obtain work permits.
This authority is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. All staff will be expected to hold or be willing to obtain Enhanced DBS check or Enhanced check for Regulated Activity with the Disclosure & Barring Services (previously the Criminal Records Bureau). For further information about what is required in this process please go to www.gov.uk/disclosure-barring-service-check.
All school based staff have the responsibility for promoting the safeguarding and welfare of children. All school staff should be aware of the school’s Child Protection and Safeguarding Policy and work in accordance with this document at all times.
East Sussex County Council is an equal opportunities employer. We welcome applications from all suitable candidates, regardless of race, gender, sexual orientation, disability or age. All applications are treated on merit.