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  • Job start date

    1 September 2023

  • Closing date

    27 March 2023 at 9am

  • Date listed

    20 March 2023

Job details

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Key stage

Key stage 3, Key stage 4, Key stage 5


Design and technology

Working pattern

Full time: 32.5 hours per week

Contract type


Pay scale


What skills and experience we're looking for

We are delighted to advertise an excellent opportunity in our highly successful College for an enthusiastic, well-qualified teacher of Science, to start 1st September 2023, or sooner if possible.

This is an exciting opportunity to join an innovative and supportive College where teaching and learning are an absolute joy!

About the role:

  • Full or part-time hours considered.
  • The opportunity to teach the full age range: Year 7-13.
  • All staff will be fully supported with a professional development programme.
  • Applications are invited from both newly qualified and experienced teachers.
  • Applicants should have a clear understanding of Catholic education.

What the school offers its staff

Why Cardinal Griffin?

  • Cardinal Griffin is a thriving 11-18 Catholic College with 888 students on roll.
  • We pride ourselves on our approach to staff wellbeing ensuring all staff have access to high quality research-based CPD. This forms an integral part of our appraisal and staff development cycle.
  • We are working to achieve a 'Leading Parent Partnership' award and through this show our commitment to stakeholder voice.
  • We have a strong performance academically, with 61% of our pupils achieving a grade 5 or better in their GCSE English and 57% of our pupils achieving a grade 5 or better in their GCSE Maths in 2022.
  • Following the appointment of a new Headteacher we are looking to accelerate our progress towards becoming an outstanding College.
  • We are a Christian community with a caring, secure and disciplined environment.

Further details about the role

Closing date for applications is Monday, 17th April 2023 at 9am. The College reserves the right to interview as soon as it has a suitable field of candidates and so encourages early applications.

We do not accept applications via CV’s or from recruitment agencies.

We welcome further discussions about the post and these can be conducted using a variety of online platforms or by telephone. Please contact us to discuss this if it will be helpful to you.

Commitment to safeguarding

We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people/vulnerable adults and expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. This position is subject to a criminal records check, the Disclosure and Barring Service will require you to disclose details of all unspent and unfiltered spent reprimands, formal warnings cautions and convictions in your application form. Applicants will be subject to an online search if shortlisted. Where the role involves regulated activity with children, please note that it is an offence to apply if you are barred from engaging in regulated activity with children. https://www.cardinalgriffin.org.uk/docs/Policies/CGCC_Safeguarding_Policy.pdf

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About Cardinal Griffin Catholic College

School type
Local authority maintained school, Roman Catholic, ages 11 to 18
Education phase
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School size
883 pupils enrolled
Age range
11 to 18
Phone number
01543 502215

Following our March 2023 OfSTED, Cardinal Griffin Catholic College continues to be a rated as a ‘Good’ school.
Ours is a warm, supportive, welcoming and above all, happy place to work. Relationships are paramount to us. All are expected to give of their best, grow and develop, both staff and students.

We are committed to staff welfare and development and we offer an excellent professional development programme and training opportunities for staff at all stages of their career.

Arranging a visit to Cardinal Griffin Catholic College

To arrange a visit and increase the chance of a successful application email h.tapper@cardinalgriffin.staffs.sch.uk.

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