St John's C of E Primary School, Caterham

St Johns Caterham

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  • Deputy Headteacher
  • Midday Supervisor
  • Cover Staff

St John's C of E Primary School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children. Applicants must be willing to undergo child protection screening, including checks with past employers and the Disclosure and Barring Service. We are an equal opportunities employer and welcome all applications

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Deputy Headteacher

Salary: Leadership Scale (fringe, ISR 8-12)

St John’s Church of England Primary School is seeking to appoint a dynamic and innovative Deputy Head Teacher. This is a great opportunity to join an ambitious, committed and vibrant leadership team. 

 The ideal candidate will be someone currently in the deputy role looking for new challenge, or a highly skilled, exemplary teacher with experience at senior management level.

 As a key member of our Leadership team you would be involved in managing the school on a day to day basis and be expected to take the lead in key aspects of strategic school development and the raising of standards. The successful candidate should be prepared to lead on such areas as curriculum development, monitoring of standards and teacher effectiveness, tracking and analysis of results/data, behaviour management, external relations and community links, staff development, training and induction.

 We are looking to appoint someone who:

  • is an outstanding classroom practitioner who can inspire, challenge, support and empower others to drive our school forward.
  • can demonstrate excellent organisational and inter-personal skills
  • has clear vision, energy and commitment to all aspects of school life
  • has a desire and passion to make a real difference to the lives and life-chances of our children
  • a keen desire to support the aims and Christian ethos of this church school

 We can offer you:

  • enthusiastic, friendly children who are eager to learn and a joy to be with
  • the opportunity to work in strategic partnership with the Headteacher and Leadership Team
  • a supportive and committed Governing Body
  • opportunities to further relationships and work with our local parish church and the wider community
  • support and encouragement for continuous professional development

 Visits to the school are greatly encouraged.

DH Applicant Letter                                    DH Job Description                        DH Person Specification

How to Apply

ATo apply for this job, please click here  for the application form and either email the completed form to  or post to Mrs Mackenzie, School Business Manager, St John's C of E Primary School, Markfield Road, Caterham CR3 6RN.

Closing date: 13 October, by 5.00pm
Interview date: 20 October 2020

St John’s is an equal opportunities employer, committed to the safeguarding and welfare of all our children. All appointments will be subject to full DBS disclosure and satisfactory references prior to appointment.

Midday Supervisors required

Salary: PS1/2 £16,894 pro-rata

Hours: 12.15pm to 1.30pm 

We are seeking to appoint a permanent  Midday Supervisor who will be responsible for the care, support and supervision of children at lunchtimes, both in the dining hall and on the playground.  We are looking for a highly motivated and enthusiastic individual, with a caring attitude and excellent communication skills, who works well as part of a team.  We are happy to hear from applicants who can work either for either 5 days or part of a week. 

How to Apply:

To apply for this job, please click here  for the application form and either email the completed form to  or post to Mrs Mackenzie, School Business Manager, St John's C of E Primary School, Markfield Road, Caterham CR3 6RN.


 Cover Staff

We are keen to build up a bank of people who can provide cover when the school faces staff shortages due to sickness and training.  We are particularly keen to build up a pool of staff to cover our Breakfast Club, After School Club and during lunch breaks.

The hours are as follows:

  • Breakfast Club: 7.05 a.m. – 9.00 a.m.
  • Lunch: 12.15 p.m. – 1.30 p.m.
  • After School Club: 2.45 p.m. to 6.15p.m.

We offer a competitive salary with a full induction to ensure that all our staff, regardless of how many hours they work, are all given the same excellent training.

How to Apply:

Click here for an application form and once complete, please return it via email to: or post it to: School Business Manager, St. John’s C of E Primary School, Markfield Road, Caterham, CR3 6RN. Please also state which hours you are available able to cover.