This job expired on 15 October 2021

  • Expected start date

    1 January 2022

  • Application deadline

    15 October 2021 at 12:00pm

  • Date listed

    29 September 2021

Job details

Job role
Suitable for early career teachers
Biology, Chemistry, Physics
Working pattern
Full time
Contract type
£25,714 - £41,603 (MPS1 - UPS3)

Job summary

The Governors of St Edmund Arrowsmith Catholic High School are seeking to appoint a Teacher of Science who has the capacity to enthuse, engage and inspire our young people through strong subject knowledge within the Science curriculum; someone who thrives on collaboration and teamwork; a committed professional with high levels of personal motivation and ambition.

In essence, someone who really wants to make a difference.

Joining the Science Department at St Edmund Arrowsmith means becoming part of a dedicated, inspiring and caring team of professionals, who are always looking for ways to make learning as engaging as possible for students, whilst supporting them to progress to their full potential.

We welcome applications from enthusiastic, creative and innovative teachers who will inspire our pupils throughout the 11– 16 age range, instilling them with confidence to reach their potential in the subject.

In return we offer a bespoke CPD programme, research and development, links and networks with other outstanding schools as well as a plethora of extra-curricular and cross-curricular working opportunities.

We are an innovative and flourishing school, well regarded for the excellence of our academic achievement and the high level of motivation of pupils and staff. On interview, we ask candidates for their impressions of our school and without fail they comment on how wonderful our students are, the positive team ethos amongst staff and how friendly and welcoming our school is.

It really is worth applying for this post and joining somewhere special.

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Supporting documents

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School overview

School type
Local authority maintained school, Roman Catholic, ages 11 to 16
Education phase
School size
1207 pupils enrolled
Age range
11 to 16
Contact phone number
01942 728651

About St Edmund Arrowsmith Catholic High School, Ashton-in-Makerfield

Established in 1961, St Edmund Arrowsmith Catholic High School has a proud history. We are mixed, voluntary-aided secondary school for pupils aged 11-16, located Ashton-in-Makerfield, near Wigan Greater Manchester. The pupil roll is 1,200 and we over-subscribed year on due to the excellent reputation holds within community. committed providing an education rooted Gospel values, inspiring make world better place. “Prepare way of Lord” motto. provides environment learning that safe, supportive, caring encourages life-long learning. key values upheld Education, Discipleship, Mission, Understanding, Nurture Dignity. Our students often refer us as their second family they feel nurtured provided them whilst educational attainment crucial, firmly believe development whole child mission gives all our best chance lead fulfilled prosperous lives. seek offer curriculum meets needs all, recognise every young person uniquely talented.

Arranging a visit to St Edmund Arrowsmith Catholic High School, Ashton-in-Makerfield

If you would like to learn more about either our school or this vacancy, please visit the school website – from where you can download the CES application forms. Alternatively, please contact Mrs P Lennon, Clerk to Governors via email or by telephoning the school number on 01942 728651 x2223.

Completed application forms must be returned to: Mr M J Dumican, Headteacher, St Edmund Arrowsmith Catholic High School, Rookery Avenue, Ashton-in-Makerfield, Wigan, WN4 9PF or via email to: 

School location

Rookery Avenue, Wigan, Lancashire, WN4 9PF

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