Teacher of Economics and Politics

St. Mary's Menston, a Catholic Voluntary AcademyLeeds

Required for September 2021.  The Governors of this outstanding, high achieving and oversubscribed Catholic Voluntary Academy seek to appoint a highly qualified, experienced and dynamic KS5 Teacher of Economics and Politics.  The successful applicant will join a forward-thinking and high-achieving department and be committed to delivering genuinely imaginative, engaging and varied lessons. This appointment provides the opportunity to teach well-motivated, hard-working and high achieving pupils in the Sixth Form. Both Economics and Politics are extremely popular subjects at KS5, and have a strong record of academic achievement delivering excellent outcomes 

St. Mary’s is a popular and highly successful school situated on the North West fringe of Leeds, close to the Yorkshire Dales.  The school is part of the Bishop Wheeler Catholic Academy Trust which consists of the high school and 9 primary schools.  The June 2019 Section 48 inspection and November 2014 Ofsted inspection judged St Mary’s as an outstanding school.  We became a Teaching School in October 2015 and a National Support School in September 2017.

Further details and a CES application form are available via the school website www.stmarysmenston.org in the Vacancies section.  Please email your completed application to recruitment@stmarysmenston.org addressed to the Headteacher.  

Prospective applicants are welcome to contact Mrs Catherine Laycock, Faculty Leader for more information about this post.

Closing date: Wednesday 24 February 2021, 12 noon

Interviews: It is anticipated that interviews will take place shortly after

St. Mary’s is committed to promoting and safeguarding the welfare of all children and expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.  This post is subject to an enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) check.


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