2 days remaining to apply

  • Start date details

    As soon as possible

  • Closing date

    15 April 2024 at 12pm (midday)

  • Date listed

    20 March 2024

Job details

Job role

  • Head of department or curriculum

Visa sponsorship

Visas cannot be sponsored

Key stage

Key stage 3, Key stage 4

Working pattern

Contract type


Pay scale


Additional allowances

TLR 2A (£3214 per annum)

What skills and experience we're looking for

We are seeking to appoint a permanent, enthusiastic, and highly motivated Subject Leader for Creative Arts to join our school as soon as possible. The candidate should be an exceptional Subject Leader for Creative Arts with a commitment to academic excellence and helping every child succeed. We have a well resourced Arts department and have close links to our schools within the Trust.

Please see attached Job Description and Person Specification for further information.

What the school offers its staff

In return we can offer you:

● A school where “Students describe the school as a loving environment” and “Students behave in a mature and sensible way”

“They respect each other and their teachers and enjoy learning”.

● A professional, enthusiastic, and supportive team of staff with the capacity and commitment to raisestudent achievement.

● Supportive parents, Governors, Diocese and Trust.

● A well-resourced school with good results.

● A strong commitment to developing staff and creating the leaders of tomorrow.

Further details about the role

Closing Date: Monday 15th April - Noon

Shortlisting: Tuesday 16th April

Interviews: Week beginning 22nd April 2024

Commitment to safeguarding

St Bernard’s School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of its students. All applicants are subject to the requirements of the Safeguarding Children and Safer Recruitment in Education guidelines. This will include completion of satisfactory employment vetting checks to include references, pre-employment health clearance, an approved enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service check and proof or right to work in the UK.

Applying for the job

If you're interested in teaching or training to teach in England as an international citizen, we can help you understand your next steps.

Please download the application form using the link below, and once completed send to angela.williams@mater-christi.com

Visas cannot be sponsored.
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If you need these documents in an accessible format, please contact the school.

About St Bernards Catholic High School, Barrow

School type
Academy, Roman Catholic, ages 11 to 16
Education phase
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School size
690 pupils enrolled
Age range
11 to 16

In September 2021 we were one of the founding members of the Mater Christ Multi Academy Trust. Since then our Trust has grown to include 13 Catholic schools across Cumbria and North Lancashire. The mission of
our Trust and our Local Governing Body is that each school is only as good as the staff that work within them.
That is why we are committed to recruiting the best people to our school, and providing them with the training they need to be successful, both as educators and leaders.

Arranging a visit to St Bernards Catholic High School, Barrow

To arrange a visit and increase the chance of a successful application email rpeacock@stbernardsschool.uk.

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