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Employer Sacred Heart Catholic College
Location Sefton
Salary TLR1C
Contract type Full Time
Contract term Permanent
Job dates
Closing date Applications are closed
Job starts September 2017

Sacred Heart Catholic College is an 11-18 mixed Catholic Comprehensive School six miles north of Liverpool, with around 1350 pupils on roll, including a large Sixth Form of approximately 300 students. Based over two well-equipped and spacious sites, the College was confirmed in its 2016 Archdiocesan Monitoring Report as an “Outstanding Catholic School”.

The Governors of Sacred Heart Catholic College are looking to appoint a well-qualified, enthusiastic and inspirational full-time Head of English to join this highly ambitious Department. With a proven record of raising achievement in English, you will lead a large department of experienced, specialist teachers, and work closely with the Senior Leadership Team in other identified areas of the Development Plan.

Closing Date: Friday 19th May 2017

Application pack and further details are available from the Appointments Secretary, Tracy Cleland, at the College, on 0151-931-2971 or e-mail

Details are also available on the College website:

Please note that, in the interests of economy, we will not acknowledge receipt of your application. If you have not been contacted within 28 days of the closing date, you should assume your application has not been successful. You may telephone the School if you wish to check on the progress of your application, quoting the job reference number.

Enhanced Disclosure: Due to the nature of the work, this post is exempt from the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974 and the successful candidate must be able to obtain a satisfactory Enhanced Disclosure (via the Disclosure and Barring Service) in order to be appointed to the post. Sacred Heart Catholic College is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. The school will take all necessary steps to check the suitability of prospective employees, medical clearance and an Enhanced DBS will be sought and background checks will be made.

Caring and achieving excellence within a Christian community

Sacred Heart Catholic College
Specialist Status Mathematics & Computing
Liverpool Road,
L23 5TF
Telephone: 0151-931-2971
Fax: 0151-924-8715
Headteacher: Mr ITP Walker  MA (Oxon) MEd NPQH

About the employer

Information about Sacred Heart Catholic College
Org type Mainstream School
Phase Secondary
Funding status State - Voluntary Aided
Gender Mixed
Age range 11 - 18 years
Denomination Roman Catholic

Locations and contacts

Liverpool Road
L23 5TF
United Kingdom
+44 151 9248715