St Wilfrid's Catholic School

West Sussex, United Kingdom

Location: West Sussex, United Kingdom
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: Secondary
Funding status: State - Voluntary Aided
Gender: Mixed
Age range: 11 - 18 years

About St Wilfrid's Catholic School

St Wilfrid’s is a heavily oversubscribed Catholic School of 962 students including 194 in the Sixth Form. It is rated as “Outstanding” by the diocese in its last inspection (October 2017) and as “good” by Ofsted (January 2018) with behaviour and leadership deemed to be “outstanding”.

The students love their school and staff love working here.  The quotes below are from staff members who have recently joined us.

"I am currently in my third year at St Wilfrid’s after joining as an NQT in September 2017 and have loved teaching here. The staff here are very welcoming and are always happy to offer advice and support. St Wilfrid’s strong school community spirit is what sticks out the most and the money raised each year for the school charities is exceptional. St Wilfrid’s Catholic school is a fantastic school to be a part of and the consistent positive atmosphere makes for a great working environment.” B Middleditch (Geography)

“I was surprised by how quickly I settled into school life at St Wilfrid’s. The staff have been so welcoming and friendly, it’s like I’ve been here for years already. The culture and ethos of the school is well established across all areas of school life and it has been a delight to get to know my students so well. Being immersed into a small community with an encouraging team has allowed me to get involved in many different activities around the school, and develop my practice in new ways.”                                                                                   L Spence (Maths)

“I knew after ten minutes of walking round St Wilfrid’s that it was a special place and, since working here, my opinion hasn’t changed. I instantly felt part of a community, thanks to the friendly and supportive staff who have created such a lovely working atmosphere. Students are kind and respectful and staff take pride in providing a positive and rewarding environment for them. It’s a pleasure to come into work every day.”                   R Donnelly (MFL)

Students at St Wilfrid’s make “above average” progress and our reputation for this is countywide. We are determined to do even better.

If you are someone who wishes to work in a community which is inclusive and where every member is treated with dignity and respect then St Wilfrid’s is the place for you.     

For further details of the school, please see our website

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Address: Old Horsham Road, Crawley, West Sussex, RH11 8PG, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 1293 421421
Positions available at St Wilfrid's Catholic School