Head Teacher - St Thomas the Martyr CE Primary School, Up Holland

The school governors are seeking to appoint an inspirational leader to build on the school's existing achievements.

We are looking for a leader who:
  • Shares the school's inclusive and nurturing Christian ethos
  • Has a clear strategic vision of school improvement
  • Has a proven track record of working collaboratively with others to raise standards and aspirations for all children
  • Possesses the leadership skills to inspire and motivate staff and pupils

We are proud to offer you:
  • An award winning school recognised as 'outstanding' by SIAMS and 'good' by OFSTED
  • Enthusiastic and motivated children who are eager to learn and proud of their school
  • A hardworking, skilled and enthusiastic staff team who are supportive of each other and committed to their own professional development
  • A supportive and dedicated team of Governors with wide ranging skills and expertise

This post is subject to a satisfactory Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) Enhanced Disclosure Certificate.

The school is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.


Shortlisting will take place on Wednesday, March 29th, 2017

Interviews will take place on Monday, April 24th and Tuesday, April 25th, 2017.

Application forms can be downloaded from the purple downloads box.

Applications should be posted to the school, marked for the attention of Mrs. H. Foster, Chair of Governors or emailed to the bursar, Mrs Scott: bursar@st-thomasmartyr.lancs.sch.uk for the attention of Mrs Foster.

Rehabilitation of offenders Act 1974 - details of any criminal record spent or unspent should be sent to the chair of governors at school address by the closing date.

We are committed to protecting and promoting the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults.