Teacher of English, Wolverhampton

Closing date:

St Thomas More Catholic SchoolWolverhampton

Date posted:
Start date: April 2018
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: Main Scale / UPS (£22,917.00 to £38,633.00 PA) TLR may be negotiated for the right candidate
Contract term: Permanent


Governors are seeking to appoint an enthusiastic and highly motivated Teacher of English. The ideal candidate will share our vision to raise standards and make a significant contribution to providing the best possible education for the children in our school.  A willingness and ability to teach across all key stages is desirable.

St Thomas More is a good school (Ofsted 2016) committed to high standards of growth and professional development. 

You should:

  • Degree in English Language or English Literature.
  • Demonstrate consistently good or outstanding classroom practice.
  • Be a passionate advocate of the subject, who contributes effectively to the department and whole school improvement plans.
  • Able to teach across the full age and ability range at age 11-16.
  • Be able to drive forward academic outcomes for all students throughout the school.
  • Be eager to become a supportive Form Tutor.
  • Be able and willing to make a full contribution to the life of the school.
  • Have high expectations of self and others.
  • Possess good communication and interpersonal skills.
  • Be flexible and a good team player.

We welcome and encourage informal visits.  To request an application form, obtain further details or arrange a visit, please contact Christine Gobsill on 01902 368798 email:  vacancies@st-thomasmore.walsall.sch.uk or download the application pack from our website.

Closing date: 12noon Monday 5th February 2018
Interviews will be held on:  Wednesday 14th February 2018

The School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people/vulnerable adults and expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.


St Thomas More Catholic School,
Darlaston Lane, Willenhall, West Midlands WV14 7BL
Telephone: 01902 368798  
Fax: 01902 630380

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More about St Thomas More Catholic School
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: Secondary
Funding status: State - Voluntary Aided
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 11 - 18 years
Denomination: Roman Catholic
Address: Darlaston Lane, Willenhall, West Midlands, WV14 7BL, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 1902 368798
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