12 days remaining to apply

  • Job start date

    1 September 2024

  • Closing date

    3 June 2024 at 9am

  • Date listed

    14 May 2024

Job details

Visa sponsorship

Visas cannot be sponsored

Key stage

Key stage 3, Key stage 4



Working pattern

Full time

Contract type


Pay scale


Additional allowances

A Recruitment and Retention allowance of £3,000 is available for an exceptional candidate.

What skills and experience we're looking for

Please see our Job Description and Person Specification for details on the skills and experience that the Academy are seeking in a candidate for this role.

This can be found in the applicant information pack on the Academy website - https://www.saintwilfrids.co.uk/the-academy/vacancies or alternatively within the attachments for this job advertisement.

What the school offers its staff

  • Provide tailored CPD to challenge, grow, equip and prepare you for the next phase of your career.
  • Excellent facilities (Technology and Building)
  • Forward thinking staff, who support each other
  • Excellent student body, who strive to succeed

Further details about the role

I am delighted that you have expressed an interest in working at St Wilfrid’s Church of England Academy.

We are seeking to appoint an exceptional teacher of Mathematics. The successful candidate must be a talented teacher who can convey their passion for their specialism to our students, which inturn will foster their love of the subject.

If you were to be appointed, you will join a team of highly-skilled practitioners, who are all qualified graduates in their fields. As a successful teacher, you must be a team player at heart. You will need to be focussed, resilient and good-humoured, and have proven success in teaching and learning at Key Stages 3 and 4.

The Mathematics Learning Area achieve strong results by working collaboratively, learning from each other and receiving bespoke training so that they are constantly improving their subject pedagogy. Whatever your current position, we will provide tailored CPD to challenge, grow, equipand prepare you for the next phase of your career. In an educational landscape where change is constant, we attempt to keep the ‘main thing the main thing’, addressing practice and behaviours which will make a difference in a strategic, time-efficient manner.

As an Academy, we seek to embrace new methodologies whilst maintaining a balance with traditional practice, to bring about examination success. All students at Key Stage 3 and 4 have a 1:1 mobile device; this is an example of our commitment to use modern technology to maximise learning. Recent development of the site has enhanced the resources available to staff and students, which includes an Immersive Classroom space.

If you were to be successful in your application, you would be joining an Academy which strives for excellence. We benefit from purpose-built accommodation with excellent facilities.

All in all, it is a wonderful place to work, learn and worship. Our vision is ‘Lord Direct us to Live Life to the Full’, rooted in John 10:10. Whilst Learning, we are Inspired and develop our Values through Experiences as each member flourishes. We aim to raise aspirations, realise potential and develop well-rounded successful teachers and young people.

Please submit the Teaching Staff application form, which can be downloaded from the Academy website, along with a letter of application of not more than two A4 sides detailing how your experiences to date qualify you for the role. This should be sent to knightingale@saintwilfrids.com .

The closing date for the receipt of applications is 9am on Monday 20th May 2024.

I look forward to receiving your application.

Commitment to safeguarding

St Wilfrid’s Academy is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.

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 gflanagan@saintwilfrids.com

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About St Wilfrid's Church of England Academy

School type
Academy, Church of England, ages 11 to 18
Education phase
View all Secondaryjobs
School size
1500 pupils enrolled
Age range
11 to 18

An 11-18, consistently high attaining Church of England Academy in the North West.

Arranging a visit to St Wilfrid's Church of England Academy

To arrange a visit and increase the chance of a successful application email gflanagan@saintwilfrids.com.

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