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School name:
St Cuthbert's Catholic High School
School address:
Berrys Lane, St Helens, Merseyside, WA9 3HE Tel: 01744 678123
Job title:
Curriculum Leader Science
People's Services
MPR/UPR + TLR 1B 9679 per annum
From: 23720 To: 39406
Full Time
Closing date:


Required from September 2019

We seek to appoint an outstanding and experienced teacher who will relish leading the Science department. The successful candidate will have the opportunity to shape, lead and develop Science. This will be an enviable opportunity for someone with vision, energy and the ability to lead and inspire others.

St Cuthbert’s is a voluntary-aided, 11-16, co-educational comprehensive Catholic high school in the St. Helens Authority in the north west of England. There are 812 students on roll of whom 45% are baptised Catholic, with 33% from other Christian denominations, and 22% from other faith or religious traditions.

"This is a truly inclusive school where every pupil is valued. All pupils receive high-quality support, particularly those who are vulnerable. Leaders have created a culture in which all are given the chance to be successful." Ofsted, September 2016

We are a school with an outstanding Catholic Christian ethos. We are a school with students who flourish as a result of the attentiveness to their needs and the pervading sense of justice instilled by staff. We are a school with students who are confident to take full responsibility for themselves and their actions and are quick to praise and celebrate the achievements of others. We are a school that works together as a Christian family to live the message of the Good News of Jesus Christ to love God and our neighbour. We are an oversubscribed school for 2018-19.

We are St Cuthbert's.
“The work that the school does to keep its pupils safe is exemplary. The welfare ad high personal development of pupils are a high priority for all staff.” – Ofsted, September 2016

St Cuthbert’s is a Catholic community, which guides each of its students to develop their own unique gifts and talents, whatever they may be. By providing a broad range of learning experiences and a supportive and nurturing environment, our students enter the world as confident, rounded individuals, with high expectations of themselves and the self-belief, skills and attributes to achieve their true potential. Everyone in school is here for a purpose, to learn each day, and to widen their knowledge, experience and imaginative understanding.

At both Key Stage 3 and 4, the broad learning opportunities within the curriculum enable students to enjoy, achieve and grow in their learning. Students follow a curriculum that is appropriate to their needs, provides challenge and enables them to achieve.

There is a positive atmosphere for learning in lessons at St Cuthbert’s, as teachers and curriculum leaders are constantly finding innovative and engaging learning experiences for students.

This post is subject to a satisfactory Disclosure & Barring Service (DBS) Enhanced Disclosure Certificate.

The school is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.


For an application form and further details please contact Cath Geden, PA to the Headteacher on 01744 678123, via our website or email address –

All completed applications to be sent for the attention of Mrs C Twist, Headteacher by email to

Closing date for applications: Monday 25th February 2019 at 9:00am
Interview date: Monday, 4th March 2019

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