Leadership Opportunities – Headteacher & Deputy Headteachers

Posted on: 8th February 2019

Closing Date: 1st March 2019


  • HEADTEACHER at English Martyrs Catholic Primary School, Wakefield. NOR 256 L15 – L21
  • DEPUTY HEADTEACHER at St Joseph’s Catholic Primary School, Pontefract. NOR 264 L7 – L11
  • DEPUTY HEADTEACHER at St Joseph’s Catholic Primary School, Moorthorpe. NOR 222 L4- L8


The Bishop Konstant Catholic Academy Trust comprises of 10 primary and 2 secondary academies that work closely together to raise standards for the benefit of all our children. Within our academies are communities where our children and young people are given a clear vision for life, a vision which is rooted in the person and teachings of Jesus Christ and which is faithful to the mission of the Catholic Church.

We are looking for innovative, creative and inspirational leaders who:

  • Are committed and practising Catholics
  • Will work closely with senior leaders in each school and the Trust to deliver the strategic vision
  • Are excellent practitioners with an ability to inspire, lead and develop teaching and learning throughout the school
  • Are excellent communicators with good interpersonal skills
  • Have high expectations and are unrelenting in their pursuit of excellence

The successful candidate will find an inspired community of motivated and supportive staff, children and Academy Councillors with a positive sense of vision and mission.

Visits to the schools are warmly invited. To arrange an appointment please contact:

  • English Martyrs: Jackie Hunter on 01924 299244
  • St Joseph’s Pontefract: Faye Robinson on 01977 701493
  • St Joseph’s Moorthorpe: Toni Rowley on 01977 651755

Application packs are available from www.bkcat.co.uk/vacancies and should be returned to Jacquie Devoy, Trust HR Manager, jdevoy@bkcat.co.uk.

The Trust is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children. All posts are subject to a satisfactory enhanced disclosure from the Disclosure and Barring Service. (DBS)

Closing Date: Friday 1st March 2019

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Headteacher English Martyrs Wakefield

Deputy Headteacher St Josephs Pontefract

Deputy Headteacher St Josephs Moorthorpe

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The Bishop Konstant Catholic Academy Trust, The Zucchi Suite, Nostell Business Estate, Nostell, Wakefield WF4 1AB

The Bishop Konstant Catholic Academy Trust is an exempt charity regulated by the Secretary of State for Education. It is a company limited by guarantee registered in England and Wales, company number 8253770, whose registered office is at The Zucchi Suite, Nostell Business Estate, Nostell, Wakefield, WF4 1AB.