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  • Start date details

    September 2023 or earlier

  • Closing date

    20 March 2023 at 11:59pm

  • Date listed

    13 March 2023

Job details

Key stage

Key stage 3, Key stage 4, Key stage 5

Working pattern

Contract type


Full-time equivalent salary


What skills and experience we're looking for

Applications are welcome from exceptional experienced teachers of Media and Film, who have a passion for their subject and student success. We are seeking an ambitious and highly effective teacher with fantastic opportunities to develop their teaching and learning. Like us, you will be dynamic, innovative and hardworking. You will also have a good subject knowledge, a desire to positively impact upon students’ learning and a firm commitment to high academic achievement.

We would like someone who is:

  • An outstanding teacher who leads by exemplary practice, which is founded on the belief that every child has the right to excel
  • A person who is organised with excellent interpersonal and communication skills
  • A teacher who is committed to the wellbeing and academic progress of all children
  • A person who is able to work in close partnership with the team of teachers at St Thomas More to develop themselves and our students gifts and talents to be the best they can be

What the school offers its staff

We can offer you:

  • Children who behave well and want to learn and a committed staff who love their school
  • A collaborative partnership with teachers and our local Parish and community of schools
  • Support and encouragement to continue with further research or study
  • Personal support with our wellbeing programme and support structures
  • A supportive community and a well developed programme of CPD and support

Further details about the role

Prospective candidates are warmly encouraged to contact the school to arrange a time to come and visit us for an informal discussion. Please contact James Hollingsworth, Teaching and Learning Director on 01702 344933 or email jhollingsworth@st-thomasmore.southend.sch.uk to arrange a telephone conversation or a tour.

Please see the school’s website for further details and an application form or telephone the school for details to be sent to you. Please return completed applications to recruitment@st-thomasmore.southend.sch.uk. We are a Catholic School but applications are equally welcome from non-Catholics who support our Catholic ethos.

Commitment to safeguarding

We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expect all staff to share this commitment. Appointments made are subject to an Enhanced DBS clearance and safeguarding checks.
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About St Thomas More High School

School type
Academy, Roman Catholic, ages 11 to 18
Education phase
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School size
1216 pupils enrolled
Age range
11 to 18
Phone number
01702 344933

We aim to develop the school’s community to provide a disciplined, caring and stable environment in which pupils can achieve their best and develop as confident young people, well prepared and fully equipped to make a positive contribution to the wider world as responsible citizens. As a Catholic school we respect each pupil as a unique person with God given gifts, qualities and particular needs.

Arranging a visit to St Thomas More High School

To arrange a visit and increase the chance of a successful application email recruitment@st-thomasmore.southend.sch.uk.

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