4 days remaining to apply

  • Start date details

    September 2023

  • Closing date

    1 February 2023 at 12pm (midday)

  • Date listed

    16 January 2023

Job details

Key stage

Key stage 3, Key stage 4

Working pattern

Contract type

Permanent

Pay scale

MPS/UPS

What skills and experience we're looking for


The Governors are seeking to appoint an enthusiastic and dedicated teacher of Religious Education. Applicants must be committed to enhancing the already strong Catholic ethos of the school by providing lessons which will motivate and inspire pupils.

You will be joining a hardworking department comprising of experienced teachers who are committed and talented practitioners, have a passion for their subject and who deliver high quality learning through working closely together to achieve the best possible outcomes for our students.

Applications are welcomed from both new and experienced teachers who feel that they have the necessary expertise and skills to successfully contribute to the department. A support programme will be available for Early Career Teachers.

What the school offers its staff

Saint Bede’s Catholic High School is a thriving, oversubscribed and highly successful school. It is situated in the pleasant resort town of Lytham, with easy access to the motorway network. Saint Bede’s is a highly effective school viewed by the pupils as ‘an inclusive, safe and aspirational community’. During our most recent Ofsted inspection Inspectors were ‘struck by the positive attitude, courtesy and the high levels of self-esteem consistently demonstrated by the pupils’. Standards of attainment are high and pupils are well-motivated and keen to learn.

Commitment to safeguarding

SAFEGUARDING COMMITMENT This school is committed to safeguarding and protecting the welfare of children and young people. All staff and volunteers must follow school policies and the staff code of conduct.

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 skelly@stbedeslytham.lancs.sch.uk

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About St Bede's Catholic High School

School type
Local authority maintained school, Roman Catholic, ages 11 to 16
Education phase
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School size
822 pupils enrolled
Age range
11 to 16
Phone number
01253 667 526

Saint Bede's Catholic High School is a successful, over-subscribed 11-16 Voluntary Aided High School in the Diocese of Lancaster. There are currently 820 pupils on roll. The school is situated in Lytham and is very easily accessible from Preston, Lancaster and East Lancashire via excellent motorway links. M55 Junction 4, for example, is only 3 miles away. We aim to reflect the true Christian values proclaimed in the Gospel and seek to provide a caring community in which young people can grow as balanced individuals, morally, intellectually and spiritually, and so participate fully in the real world.

Arranging a visit to St Bede's Catholic High School

To arrange a visit and increase the chance of a successful application email skelly@stbedeslytham.lancs.sch.uk.

School location

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