This job expired on 19 October 2021

  • Expected start date

    1 January 2022

  • Application deadline

    19 October 2021 at 5:00pm

  • Date listed

    6 October 2021

Job details

Job role
Working pattern
Full time
Contract type
Mainscale - UPS

Job summary

St Mary's is proud to be part of the Holy Family Multi Academy Trust where we strive to develop individual excellence, embrace opportunities and build strong communities with Gospel Values at the heart.
We are looking to appoint a specialist, enthusiastic, committed and inspirational Head of English to join an increasingly successful curriculum area which has made a major contribution to the significant improvement in examination results achieved throughout the College in recent years.
This role represents an exciting opportunity for any candidate who is eager to be a part of an organisation that seeks to secure the very highest educational standards for pupils, who has high standards, commitment, passion, and the ability to teach KS3, KS4 and KS5.
We are looking for a Head of Department who:
Is a well-qualified and enthusiastic teacher of English who will lead the Leadership and Management Team of our English Department which is focused on improving standards through engaging students in their learning.
has the vision and enthusiasm to build an outstanding environment in which pupils are motivated and supported to learn, enjoy and achieve.
is looking to join a community of schools that promotes the formation of young people into successful citizens
We offer:
The professional development to support the appointed candidate in being successful in the role and prepare you for the future promotion including: opportunity to undertake National Professional Qualification accreditation for Senior Leaders and, where appropriate, the opportunity to work on our Extended Leadership Team for the school.
A unique opportunity to work for a MAT which includes the lead school for Cheshire and Wirral Maths Hub, and has recently been awarded the status of a Teaching School Hub.
Mentoring and high level training
Encouragement to develop your career with excellent promotion opportunities and opportunities to engage in system leadership
A caring environment with well-being and work/life balance at its core.
We are committed to safeguarding the young people in our care, and we expect all our staff to share this commitment. The successful applicant will be subject to relevant clearance from the Disclosure and Barring Service.
Please download an application form and job description from the vacancies area of our website Completed Application Form and covering letter to be returned to the Headteacher, Mr P McLoughlin, via
Closing Date: Tuesday 19th October 2021 at 5.00pm

Additional allowances

TLR 1B, £10,200

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School overview

School type
Academy, Roman Catholic, ages 11 to 18
Education phase
School size
1088 pupils enrolled
Age range
11 to 18
Contact phone number
0151 639 7531

About St Mary's Catholic College, A Voluntary Academy

 St Mary’s is proud to be part of the Holy Family Catholic Multi Academy Trust where we strive develop individual excellence, embrace opportunities and build strong communities with Gospel Values at heart. College committed safeguarding promoting welfare children young people expects all staff volunteers share this commitment. The easily accessible from M53, Junction 1 a mile away Wallasey Tunnel. 

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School location

Wallasey Village, Wallasey, Merseyside, CH45 3LN

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