9 days remaining to apply

  • Start date details

    To be negotiated

  • Closing date

    24 June 2024 at 9am

  • Date listed

    11 June 2024

Job details

Job role

  • Head of year or phase

Visa sponsorship

Visas cannot be sponsored

Key stage

Key stage 3, Key stage 4


Biology, Chemistry, Physics, Religious education

Working pattern

Full time: 32.5 hours a week, Monday to Friday

Contract type


Pay scale

MPR/UPR (£30,000 to £46,525)

Additional allowances

TLR 1B (£11,402)

What skills and experience we're looking for

Job Title: Head of Year

Salary: MPR/UPR + TLR 1B (£11,402)

Closing Date: Monday, 24th June 2024 at 9:00am

Contract type: Full-time

Contract term: Permanent

Interviews: During week of 24th June 2024

Start date to be negotiated

Job details

We have an exciting opportunity for an ambitious and inspirational teacher who wants to make a real difference.

We are looking for someone who:

  • Has high expectations of behaviour and committed to driving high standards across the school.
  • Has as much enthusiasm about our students as we have.
  • Is an inspirational teacher, who believes in high aspirations for all.
  • Is an individual who is motivated, organised and tenacious.
  • Is a teacher who is passionate about improving the lives and education of our students.
  • Can demonstrate excellent teaching and classroom management skills.
  • Has the ability to build good relationships with all students and parents/carers.
  • Has the ability to lead a team of form tutors and pastoral staff to ensure high standards of care, guidance and support.
  • Has the willingness to go above and beyond for our students.

The position could be for either an experienced teacher or for someone with less experience but with bags of enthusiasm and a willingness to learn. (Not suitable for ECTs). A specialism to teach Science or RE would be an advantage. Year group will be determined based on skills/experience of successful candidate.

What the school offers its staff

What we can offer:

  • A shared vision and ambition to deliver excellence for our young people
  • An opportunity to share in shaping the school’s improvement journey
  • Happy children who aspire to do their best
  • Motivated and dedicated staff
  • Commitment to Continued Professional Development

Our Vision

A vibrant community, uniquely created by God, which embraces everyone, especially those in need and celebrates difference. Enabled by a staff, dedicated to our Catholic ethos and a culture of excellence, our young people will be inspired to know more, and be more.

We are a really exciting and interesting place to be. We have a large number of very bright and able students and a higher-than-average percentage of SEN and PP students.

Further details about the role

This post is subject to a satisfactory Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) Enhanced Disclosure Certificate.

This school is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.

Interested candidates can contact the Headteacher should they wish to discuss the position further, whilst visits to the school can also be arranged.

For an application form, job description and further details please visit the school website www.stcuthberts.com. Or, alternatively, contact Cath Geden PA to the Headteacher, on 01744 678123 or email hello@stcuthberts.com

Application forms to be completed and returned for the attention of Mrs C Twist, Headteacher to hello@stcuthberts.com by the closing date of Monday, 24th June 2024 at 9:00am

Commitment to safeguarding

The school is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.

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About St Cuthbert's Catholic High School

School type
Local authority maintained school, Roman Catholic, ages 11 to 16
Education phase
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School size
910 pupils enrolled
Age range
11 to 16
Phone number
01744 678123

St Cuthbert’s is a voluntary-aided, 11-16, co-educational comprehensive Catholic high school in the St. Helens Authority in the north west of England. There are 914 pupils on roll of whom 45% are baptised Catholic, with 33% from other Christian denominations, and 22% from other faith or religious traditions.

Arranging a visit to St Cuthbert's Catholic High School

To arrange a visit and increase the chance of a successful application email hello@stcuthberts.com.

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