This vacancy is now closed


John Fisher Catholic Primary School, Melrose Road, Pinner, Middlesex HA5 5RA. Tel:  020 8868 2961. Email:


St John Fisher Catholic Primary School is a Voluntary Aided three-form entry school within the Roman Catholic Archdiocese of Westminster and the London Borough of Harrow.

Part of the Blessed Holy Family Catholic Academy Trust, St John Fisher is an 'Outstanding’ school well-rooted in the local Catholic parish environment.

We are seeking a Head Teacher to be a key member of the Blessed Holy Family Academy Trust.

The Trust Board, in particular with the Local Governing Body seeks to appoint:

  • a committed practising Catholic.
  • a leader who is able to inspire colleagues.
  • a team player who can enrich the development of our Trust as a centre of excellence in Catholic education serving the families of Harrow.
  • a proven communicator who will ensure the continuing development of the school within a safe, inclusive, diverse and nurturing environment.

In return we offer:

  • a school that takes pride in developing the whole child.
  • a stable, committed and collaborative community with a strong Catholic identity and working ethos.
  • support of our Headteachers and directors of the Trust.

Please see the application pack for further information and visit our website: to get a feel for the school.

Visits: Please contact Mrs Jackie McKenna, School Administrator to arrange a visit to the school

Email or by Telephone 020 8868 2961.

Closing date: 12.00 noon on Monday 1 March 2021

Interview dates: 15 and 16 March 2021

We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young persons. The successful candidate will be required to undergo and Enhanced Disclosure form the Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS).

Please be assured that during school visits and our selection days Covid protocols will be fully adhered to.

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