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Current Vacancies

Deputy Headteacher

‘Learning and loving together; we grow with Jesus.’
For September 2024

L6 - L10

Are you an excellent teacher who cares deeply about the ‘development of the whole child’?


Do you want to work in a school where your drive and energy will make a real difference?


Will you be an innovative leader who inspires our school community?

 

Our Lady’s is a thriving Catholic primary school in the village of Aspull, Wigan. Staff and governors strive to provide the best possible education and have achieved some great things. Following the promotion of our existing Deputy Headteacher to our new Headteacher, our Governors wish to appoint a teacher who is a practising Catholic with a proven track record of excellent classroom practice who is child centred and will support our school values. The governing body are looking for an exceptional individual who can help us to build upon these strong foundations. To come with fresh ideas and approaches that will take us forward. Somebody with a desire to achieve even more for our children.


We are on a journey with many exciting opportunities ahead…


You will have the privilege of supporting our Headteacher in developing the school further in the pursuit of excellence in all areas. You will join a school with:

 

  • Amazing and happy children, who work hard and are enthusiastic about learning.

  • Dynamic staff who are committed to continuously improving their teaching; and are open to new ideas.

  • A skilled and experienced governing body who will offer strong support.

  • Parents and families who are keen to engage and contribute.

  • Deep and established links with the parish and community.

  • A variety of successful collaborations with partner schools, the Local Authority and the Diocese.

  • A growing and vibrant pupil population.

  • A learning community with huge potential.


Our Lady’s R.C. Primary School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people. This post is subject to an enhanced disclosure application to the Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS).
 

Visits to the school during week commencing 15th April 2024 are warmly welcomed and can be arranged by contacting Mrs Ward in the school office.

 

An application pack is available below or by contacting the school office on 01942 832299 or by emailing enquiries@admin.aspullourladys.wigan.sch.uk

 

Your completed application should be returned to apply@aspullourladys.wigan.sch.uk or by post to Mr C Horridge/Mr A Cregan (Headteacher) to the school address below.

 

Application closing date: Saturday 20th April 2024

Short listing: Monday 22nd April 2024

Interviews: Friday 26th April 2024

Contract type: Full time    Contract term: Permanent

Application Documents

Teacher

‘Learning and loving together; we grow with Jesus.’
For September 2024

M1 - M6

Have you the ability to be an exceptional teacher?

Do you have high expectations of yourself and of the children you teach?

Can you make a real difference to the lives of our children?

 

If so, the governors of Our Lady’s are looking for an outstanding Class teacher to join our team.

 

Experienced teachers and ECTs are welcome to apply.

 

At Our Lady’s we can offer:

 

  • Wonderful children who enjoy learning

  • A community firmly rooted in our Catholic ethos

  • Hard working, dedicated and enthusiastic staff

  • Supportive leadership and real opportunities to develop

  • A genuinely happy and caring place to work

  • Strong links with the parish and local community

 

‘Our Lady's RC Primary School Wigan continues to be an outstanding school. Pupils positively flourish in this nurturing and caring environment. (OFSTED March 2023)

 

‘Christ is at the heart of this community and this is reflected in the warmth of welcome all visitors receive’ (Catholic Schools Inspectorate – December 2023)

 

We are looking for:

 

  • A strong commitment to enriching the Catholic life of our school community

  • Evidence of exceptional teaching

  • An innovative approach to teaching and a passion for learning

  • A strong commitment to the achievement of all children

  • An optimistic and positive approach to all aspects of the role

  • A willingness to go the ‘extra mile’ for our children

  • Vision, innovation and a passion for learning

 

Our Lady’s RC Primary is committed to safer recruitment practice and pre-employment checks will be undertaken before any appointment is confirmed. This post is subject to an enhanced disclosure from the Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS). We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and we expect staff and volunteers to share this commitment.

 

Visits to the school during week commencing 15th April 2024 are warmly welcomed and can be arranged by contacting Mrs Ward in the school office.

 

An application pack is available below or by contacting the school office on 01942 832299 or by emailing enquiries@admin.aspullourladys.wigan.sch.uk

 

Your completed application should be returned to enquiries@admin.aspullourladys.wigan.sch.uk or by post to Mr C Horridge (Headteacher) to the school address below.

 

Application closing date: Sunday 21st April 2024

Short listing: Tuesday 23rd April 2024

Interviews: Wednesday 1st May 2024

 

Contract type: Full time    Contract term: Temporary - 1Yr (Maternity Leave)

Application Documents

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OUR LADY'S R.C. PRIMARY SCHOOL

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