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  • Earliest start date

    17 April 2023

  • Latest start date

    1 September 2023

  • Closing date

    10 February 2023 at 12pm (midday)

  • Date listed

    20 January 2023

Job details

Visa sponsorship

No, visa sponsorship not available

Key stage

Key stage 3, Key stage 4, Key stage 5

Working pattern

Contract type


Pay scale

M1 to U3 (*Associate Assistant Principal position for the right candidate)

Additional allowances


What skills and experience we're looking for

The successful candidate will have a real passion for their subject and a desire to work collaboratively within a very well established team to ensure RE is outstanding at St Edmund’s. They will:

  • be an excellent teacher of RE at KS3, 4 & 5.

  • have excellent communication and behaviour management skills

  • be actively supportive of the Catholic values and beliefs of St Edmund’s and to make a positive contribution to the wider life of the school.

  • work closely with the PICCL to ensure all students actively engage in prayer and liturgy at St Edmund’s

As a practising Catholic, the successful candidate will have leadership experience across RE (GCSE & A level). Accreditation of AST/NPQML status or similar would be an advantage together with strong organisational and highly effective planning skills. It is desirable for the successful candidate to have examiner experience, knowledge and understanding of the Catholic Schools inspection process.

What the school offers its staff

Our extremely popular school is situated in leafy Compton Park, adjacent to the Wolves Academy training grounds, with its wonderful open fields and sports facilities.

Excellent behaviour and student progress for all are underpinned by our CARE values (Calm - Aspirational - Respectful - Engaged) upheld by all who work or study at St Edmund’s.

Our community is wonderfully diverse, engaging and energetic. “A good school with an excellent sixth form” (Ofsted Nov 2019) we are at the forefront of both in-class and remote e-learning with a mission to ensure our students are all productive, active citizens who will go on to do good in the world and make a difference. Our mission of “Love - Service - Forgiveness” underpins both formal teaching and the personal and spiritual development of our students.

A comprehensive programme of induction and departmental support will be provided. The wellbeing and professional development of all staff at St Edmund’s is our priority.

We can offer:

  • Supportive directors and Local Academy Committee members.

  • Opportunities for collaborative work in partnership with other Senior Leaders across the SFSC Catholic MAC, the wider community and with our strategic partners and agencies.

  • Students/Pupils who are enthusiastic, confident, happy and well-behaved.

  • Dedicated and committed staff, eager to build on our high standards.

  • A strong faith community

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About St Edmund's Catholic Academy

School type
Academy, Roman Catholic, ages 11 to 18
Education phase
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School size
1142 pupils enrolled
Age range
11 to 18
Phone number
01902 558709

Arranging a visit to St Edmund's Catholic Academy

To arrange a visit and increase the chance of a successful application email recruitment@sfscmac.co.uk.

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