Teacher of History, Stockton-on-Tees

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St Patrick's Catholic CollegeStockton-on-Tees

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Start date: September 2018
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: MPS/ UPS scale
Contract term: Permanent

The Headteacher and Directors of the Our lady of Light Catholic Academy Trust are seeking to appoint a History teacher who is committed to ensuring that our young people achieve in every way. The Our Lady of Light Catholic Academy Trust are in the process of merging with Nicholas Postgate Catholic Academy Trust within the Catholic Diocese of Middlesbrough.

It is essential that the successful candidate is, or has the potential to be, an outstanding classroom practitioner and has the ability to raise student achievement and enhance student potential in History at both KS3 & KS4. The successful candidate will also be a Form Tutor and will be expected to be proactive in promoting the religious and spiritual beliefs of the college in their pastoral role. This post would suit an NQT.

St. Patrick’s is a relatively small Catholic 11-16 secondary academy with high academic standards and a family atmosphere. Our success is firmly rooted in strong, supportive relationships between pupils, staff and parents based on mutual respect and high aspirations. This is a place where all pupils and staff are valued and respected as unique individuals. This is an exciting opportunity to join an academy where a culture of aspiration leads to high achievement. Our ethos and values inform our vision for all our community. Great opportunities exist to build upon our recent successes in this forward looking, flexible and welcoming school.

We can offer:

  • A supportive and committed Headteacher and Leadership Team
  • A College with an exciting future and desire to continuously improve
  • A warm friendly atmosphere based on Catholic and family values
  • Professional development as part of a Performance Management process

This academy is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.

Please access the academy's website www.stpatrickscc.org which contains full details of the post, together with an application form, which should be returned by post or electronically to sskilbeck@stpatrickscc.org by 12 noon on the closing date.

Candidates will be subject to an enhanced DBS check as part of our commitment to safeguarding.

You are welcome to visit our academy prior to application. Please contact Mrs. Skilbeck, School Business Manager, to book an appointment.

The closing date is:  Midday Friday 18 May 2018
Shortlisting:   Friday 18 May 2018 pm
Interviews will be held on: Wednesday 23 May 2018

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More about St Patrick's Catholic College
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: Secondary
Funding status: State - Academy
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 11 - 16 years
Denomination: Roman Catholic
Address: Baysdale Road, Thornaby, Stockton-on-Tees, Cleveland, TS17 9DE, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 1642 613327
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