Deputy Headteacher

Our Lady of Victories RC Primary School
Closing on September 12, 2022
Our Lady of Victories RC Primary School

Our Lady of Victories RC Primary School

1 Clarendon Drive, Putney, London, SW15 1AW

020 8788 7957

Deputy Headteacher

Part time will be considered

Start Date: Required for January 2022

Leadership Scale (L6 – L8) £55 989 - £ 58, 418

The governors of Our Lady of Victories Catholic Primary School wish to appoint a Deputy Headteacher to work as a key member of our Senior Leadership Team. The successful candidate will be a committed and practising Catholic and an excellent practitioner who leads by example. They will have an integral part in leading the vision, ethos and school policies to ensure effective teaching and successful learning.

We would like to work with someone who:

  • is a practising Catholic and committed to supporting the vision and ethos of a Catholic School
  • is able to take an active role in the leadership and management of the school alongside the Headteacher
  • has the skills, energy, drive and passion required to secure the very best outcomes for all our pupils
  • will lead by example through outstanding and creative teaching which will motivate and inspire colleagues in all aspects of teaching and learning
  • can coach and mentor effectively
  • is innovative and forward thinking
  • is reflective and focused on all children, with high expectations of their learning and behaviour
  • can monitor rigorously and systematically for the progression of knowledge and skills throughout the curriculum

In return we will offer you:

  • a friendly, welcoming school with a strong Catholic ethos
  • enthusiastic, well-motivated children with excellent behaviour for learning
  • well above average end of Key Stage results proven over time
  • committed and supportive staff team
  • supportive parents and governors and close links with the Parish
  • a strong focus on CPD with an excellent opportunity to develop as a leader

The governors welcome and encourage visits from all interested applicants, therefore, should you wish to arrange an appointment, please call our school office on 0208 788 7957 or email

Our Lady of Victories is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people. Therefore, all appointments are made subject to suitable references and receipt of an enhanced DBS disclosure.

Closing date for applications: Monday 12th September 2022 (5pm)

Interviews will be scheduled for Monday 19th September 2022

CES application form, job description and personal specification can be requested by contacting the school office on 020 8788 7957 or email

No other Forms or CVs will be accepted.