Teacher of History, Burgess Hill

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St Paul's Catholic CollegeBurgess Hill

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Start date: September 2019
Contract type: Full Time / Part Time
Salary: MPR1 - UPR3
Contract term: Permanent
Suitable for NQTs: Yes

Come and join the History department in an outstanding Catholic School

In choosing to work at St Paul's you will become part of a supportive and highly successful department and will flourish with the opportunities available through our leadership of the Sussex Maths Hub  and Inspire Teaching School Alliance .

We use technology an innovative and creative way including students having individual laptops and iPads to support their learning. For staff we have developed Gateway as an online portal to reduce workload and support communication and collaboration.

St Paul’s is an 11-18 mixed Catholic comprehensive school with a total of 1100 students on roll including 340 students in the Sixth form. The College has a strong ethos and is a vibrant Christian community. We are committed to making sure we never accept second best for the students in our care and look to give them a full experience of education that supports their academic, personal and faith development. 

This is summarised in our mission statement and educational vision which is:

“To provide an innovative, inspirational and Christian education which challenges, nurtures and informs our students to enable them to take their place in a changing world.”

We are proud of all that students achieve at St Paul’s and this led to us being awarded High Performing Schools Status. Our 2018 results were:

  • GCSE: 79% 9-4 with English and Maths and a progress 8 of +0.69 which places us in the top 10% nationally.
  • A2: 61 A*-B, 85% A*-C and 33% A*/A. This is an ALPS rating of ‘outstanding” over the last three years and in the top 10% nationally.
  • Nearly 1 in 4 students have gone on to study at Russell Group universities.

Essentially these results are built on a belief that we have a duty to ensure that every student achieves their potential with us. We also believe it is essential to give our students the best opportunities to develop as learners, personally and in their faith journey.

“St Paul’s is an outstanding school where all learn, thrive and succeed together.” Ofsted

We believe it is important to work hard to maintain and build on the current standards as well as looking to move forward and continue to improve at St Paul’s in every way. Are you ready to be a part of this exciting opportunity?

St Paul's is an ideal opportunity for an NQT or experienced teacher to come and be a part of a supportive and successful department. We teach History in all key stages and also offer politics at A level.

We welcome candidates to visit the school  at any point  to get a taste of life at St Paul's. We welcome full or part time applications. We will interview as soon as we get strong candidates so early applications are welcomed.



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Type: Mainstream School
Phase: Secondary
Funding status: State - Voluntary Aided
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 11 - 18 years
Address: Jane Murray Way, Burgess Hill, West Sussex, RH15 8GA, United Kingdom.
Telephone: +44 1444 873898
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St Paul’s Catholic College is a mixed, non-selective, Catholic secondary school with sixth form, situated in Burgess Hill, West Sussex. There are approximately 1,100 students at the school, 350 of which attend the sixth form.  

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