Director of Religious Education and Catholic life of the Academy, Middlesbrough

Closing date:

St Peter's Catholic Voluntary AcademyMiddlesbrough

Date posted:
Start date: April or as soon as possible thereafter
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: Leadership L6-L10
Contract term: Permanent

Director of Religious Education and Catholic Life of the Academy

Full Time Permanent

Leadership L6 - L10 

Commencing April 2018 or as soon as possible thereafter

Do you have a passion for Religious Education in a Catholic setting?

Do you instil a love of the subject in your students?

Are you looking for an exciting and rewarding opportunity to shape and develop your career?

Then St Peter’s Catholic Voluntary Academy is the place for you! Come and join our warm and friendly Catholic community. 

Our hidden gem of a school is currently in an exciting phase of change and this is a great time to join us. We are looking to appoint a talented and inspirational specialist to lead and develop a new department and transform outcomes.

The Headteacher seeks to appoint a leader who will support her and other leaders in enriching the Catholic ethos of the Academy by nurturing the spiritual life of our community.

The ideal candidate will 

  • Be a practising Catholic 
  • Have a strong and inspired vision for Catholic education
  • Be able to bear witness to the Gospel teachings in their daily experiences in our community
  • have excellent subject knowledge 
  • be able to combine academic rigour and achievement with a passion for the subject 
  • be a team player
  • have a proven track record of high expectations to motivate and challenge all students to achieve the highest possible outcomes
  • Act with integrity and enthusiasm
  • be an engaging and forward  thinking teacher who will help build and lead the department to success

We can offer you:

  • a passionate commitment to your professional learning
  • the opportunity to work with a supportive and cohesive team
  • the opportunity to work with enthusiastic students who are hungry for academic challenge
  • opportunities for career development

St Peter’s is renowned locally for its caring atmosphere and respectful welcoming students. With students’ futures at the heart of our mission we enable students to learn and teachers to teach in our culture of high expectations and compassion. 

We are committed to safeguarding and ensuring the welfare of our students and expects all employees and volunteers to share this commitment. The suitability of all prospective employees or volunteers will be assessed during the recruitment selection process in line with this commitment.

If you would like any further details on this position, to schedule a visit to St Peter’s or to return a completed application form please contact Miss K Hall via email at or on 01642 453462.

Application forms and job specification details are available to download from this advert or from our website

Closing Date: 18 February 2018

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More about St Peter's Catholic Voluntary Academy
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: Secondary
Funding status: State - Academy
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 11 - 16 years
Denomination: Roman Catholic
Address: Normanby Road, South Bank, Middlesbrough, Cleveland, TS6 6SP, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 1642 453462
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