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  • Job start date

    1 September 2024

  • Closing date

    7 April 2024 at 11:59pm

  • Date listed

    21 March 2024

Job details

Visa sponsorship

Skilled Worker visas can be sponsored

Key stage

Key stage 3, Key stage 4, Key stage 5



Working pattern

Full time

Contract type


Pay scale

main scale

What skills and experience we're looking for

QUEST Academy Trust educates over 1700 children and young people across its five schools and nursery provisions within the Northwest. Each of our schools are recognised individually – each have their own legacy and history focused upon the educational needs of its children and community. Families in their local areas value the nurture and challenge that we provide for their children and are supportive of high standards and expectations.

The Trustees at QUEST would like to appoint a Teacher to join our team and have the opportunity to make a difference to the lives of children and young people. The ideal candidate will have the passion and enthusiasm to be part of a committed and supportive team.

As a member of QUEST you can expect:

A supportive environment allowing you to progress and develop. Excellent CPD opportunities.

Pupils who are enthusiastic and keen to learn in a positive environment.

The opportunity to work within a team of highly supportive and creative colleagues. A Trust dedicated to preparing young minds for life long learning.

The Trust expects:

Appropriate level of qualification for the post

Excellent ICT skills and relevant experience and knowledge A personal commitment to our Trust values:

Professional & Compassionate Responsible & Respectful Loyal & Kind

What the school offers its staff

The UCS is a University Technical College encompassing Key Stage 3 and 4, along with a sixth form provision.

The UCS is located on the University of Bolton campus. The UCS has an outstanding £10 million facility for 11 to 19 year olds which includes specialist laboratories. Our facilities uniquely inspire and motivate our students to succeed in their studies and propel their careers forward.

To accommodate the growing student numbers, a new key stage 3 extension is underway and is scheduled to open in 2025, along with our Multi Use Games Area set to open in September 2024.

Our staff are subject specialists who employ a wide range of teaching and learning strategies.

Our school expanded to 11-19 in 2020, and as we grow we want to continue to deliver education differently. We are proud to be sponsored by the University of Bolton, located on their knowledge campus and supported by our trusted industry and health sector partners.

QUEST Trust supports young people from Early Years to Employment.

Commitment to safeguarding

Our organisation is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults. We expect all staff, volunteers and trustees to share this commitment.

Our recruitment process follows the keeping children safe in education guidance.

Offers of employment may be subject to the following checks (where relevant):
childcare disqualification
Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS)
online and social media
prohibition from teaching
right to work
satisfactory references
suitability to work with children

You must tell us about any unspent conviction, cautions, reprimands or warnings under the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974 (Exceptions) Order 1975.

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About University Collegiate School

School type
Free School, ages 11 to 19
Education phase
View all Secondaryjobs
School size
491 pupils enrolled
Age range
11 to 19

Arranging a visit to University Collegiate School

To arrange a visit and increase the chance of a successful application email t.hewitt@questrust.org.uk.

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