Teacher of Science (Chemistry), Derbyshire

Closing date:Expiring tomorrow

St Thomas More Catholic Voluntary AcademyDerbyshire

Date posted:
Start date: September 2019
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: MPS - UPS
Contract term: Permanent
Suitable for NQTs: Yes

“This is a Good School with Outstanding Behaviour and Outstanding spiritual, moral, cultural and social education” (Ofsted May 2013) 

“The staff and pupils are exceptionally loyal. In accordance with the school aims, they indeed have a ‘strong sense of pride and belonging’ for the school community” (Ofsted Section 8 inspection – March 2017)

St Thomas More Catholic Voluntary Academy, part of the St Ralph Sherwin Catholic Multi-Academy Trust, are seeking to appoint an enthusiastic and committed teacher to teach Chemistry and general science in this very successful popular 11-16 school.

St Thomas More is a small, popular Catholic High School in the beautiful town of Buxton in Derbyshire; within easy access from Cheshire, Manchester and Stockport as well as Derbyshire and other surrounding areas. We have recently become a Voluntary Catholic Academy and part of the St Ralph Sherwin Catholic Multi-Academy Trust within the Diocese of Nottingham.

We are looking for an excellent classroom practitioner who can teach across the full age and ability range and who is committed to promoting the highest standards of teaching and learning. 

A commitment to play an active part in the extra-curricular life of the school is essential. 

Applications are welcome from experienced and newly qualified teachers. 

Visits to the school are welcomed, please contact the school to arrange.

How to apply

For more information, an application pack and to apply please visit https://srscmat.co.uk/vacancies or email vacancies@srscmat.co.uk

Closing date:         Monday the 18th March 2019 at 12 noon

Interviews:   Thursday the 28th March 2019

The St Ralph Sherwin Catholic Multi Academy Trust is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. This post is subject to satisfactory references, an enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) check, medical check, evidence of qualifications plus verification of the right to work in the UK.

The Trust will endeavor to make any necessary reasonable adjustments to the job and the working environment to enable access to employment opportunities for disabled job applicants or continued employment for any employee who develops a disabling condition. 

You do not need to be a Catholic to work in our Trust. There are certain reserved positions, which require someone to be Catholic, i.e. CEO, Headteacher, Deputy Headteacher, Subject Leader/Head of RE and Lay Chaplain but other than that a respect for our ethos and a willingness to participate in what we do is all that is required.


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More about St Thomas More Catholic Voluntary Academy
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: Secondary
Funding status: State - Academy
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 11 - 16 years
Denomination: Roman Catholic
Address: Palace Fields, Buxton, Derbyshire, SK17 6AF, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 1298 23167
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