Opportunities to work at SJBCA

School Administrator/Receptionist (temporary) - St Joseph's Catholic Primary School

We are seeking to appoint a school administrator/receptionist for St. Joseph’s Catholic Primary School who:

  • Puts the children first and ensures they are safe, happy and well cared for
  • Cares for the parents and school users and treats them with the utmost respect and dignity
  • Is completely supportive of our Catholic ethos and strong links with our Parish
  • Is well organised, capable, hardworking and resilient
  • Is a good team member who will work with others and also use their own initiative to help make our school even better.

The role is advertised on a temporary contract, covering maternity leave.

The school is a voluntary Catholic Academy that is part of the St John Bosco Catholic Academy together with, St Chad’s Catholic Primary School, Sedgley, Bishop Milner Catholic College in Dudley, St Mary’s Catholic Primary School Wednesbury and Stuart Bathurst Catholic Secondary School Wednesbury. This offers excellent opportunities for working alongside our partner schools.

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For more information and to request an application pack please contact St Joseph’s Catholic Primary School 01384 889424 or email

Principal for St Chad’s Catholic Primary School

We are looking for an exceptional, resilient and inspiring leader to be the Principal of St Chad’s Catholic Primary School who is able to build on our existing successes.

We are looking for someone who will:

  • Have experience of having worked in, and ideally led, a successful school previously
  • Have the ambition, drive and determination of an excellent leader
  • Have high quality teaching skills
  • Is a practising and committed Catholic with a secure understanding of the nature of Catholic Education
  • Be able to articulate and share a vision of primary education within the aims and values of St Chad’s Catholic Primary School
  • Have the knowledge of what constitutes quality in educational provision, the characteristics of effective schools and strategies for raising standards and the achievement of all pupils
  • Understand and commit to promoting and safeguarding the welfare of all pupils
  • Ability to build and maintain good relationships

We can offer you:

  • The opportunity to work with an experienced and nurturing MAC Primary School Improvement Advisor where you will be given the opportunity to broaden and develop your skills.
  • A committed, hardworking and supportive team both in the school and as part of the wider SJBCA community.
  • Central Services for Finance, HR, Estates and IT to enable school leaders to focus on teaching and learning
  • A happy, caring and safe environment, where Staff and Governors work in partnership with parents and with the parish communities
  • An inclusive and diverse culture which encourages understanding and respect for others

For further information or to arrange a visit to the school please contact

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Application forms can be found further down the page

Closing Date: Wednesday 8th December 2021 at 12 noon. Interviews: w/c 13 December 2021


Foundation Governor - Dudley Regional Governing Body

We invite applications from practising Catholics to undertake this fulfilling role in supporting our Dudley school on their continuing journey to secure the best outcomes for all pupils in our care.

You will have:
• an interest in all the children’s futures
• a desire to make a difference
• a willingness to accept responsibility
• an ability to work in a team, question, listen and learn

If you are interested in this role or want to find out more you can apply at–new-academies.html, contact one of our schools for a paper copy application or contact Mrs H Parkes for more information on 01384 889422 or email

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We currently have vacancies for two directors.

Please contact Mrs H Parkes, Chief Operating Officer on 01384 889422

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