Teaching Vacancies

In our happy and successful school we can offer you:

  • happy, motivated and well behaved children
  • a dedicated, enthusiastic and supportive staff team
  • a recently enhanced school building with bright, spacious classrooms and teaching areas
  • parents and governors who actively support the work of the school

We have vacancies for teaching staff from September 2017 as follows:


This is a full time post, but we will also consider job shares and applicants who may wish to teach 0.8 FTE with 0.2 FTE as SENCo (see below). We also welcome applications from NQTs.


This is a 0.4 FTE post, but we will also consider applicants who would like to combine this role with 0.2 FTE SENCo (see below)

We are looking for excellent classroom practitioners who have:

  • high expectations of the children they work with
  • experience in teaching in Key Stage 2
  • excellent interpersonal skills
  • a willingness to work as part of our team and to support our Catholic ethos
  • a commitment to personal and professional development

Job Description

Person Specification


This is a 0.2 FTE post

A vacancy has arisen for a part time SENCo to join our team in September 2017.  We are looking for an excellent practitioner to provide professional leadership for the education of pupils with SEN. The person appointed will work closely with our Principal to provide high quality learning, the efficient and effective resources and improved standards of teaching and learning to ensure the best possible outcome for all our pupils.

Applications are welcome from both experienced SENCos or from teachers new to this role. We will also consider applicants who might like to combine this role with one of our two other teaching vacancies.

SENCo Job Description and Person Specification


For all roles, informal visits are most welcome, as are applications from Catholic and non-Catholic teachers. 

Please contact the school office either on 01844 214278, or by email during school holidays at,  if you would like more details, or to arrange a visit.

Closing date for applications: noon on Thursday 4 May 2017

Applications should be made on the CES Application form below and sent directly to the school either by email to or by post addressed to Sue McGarry, Secretary to the Academy Committee

Application Form

Notes for Applicants

Recruitment Monitoring Form

Rehabilitation of Offenders Form


St Joseph's School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and we expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.

Due to posts at our school having access to children, candidates will be required to undertake a Disclosure and Barring Service check. The possession of a criminal record will not necessarily prevent an applicant from obtaining this post, as all cases are judged individually according to the nature of the role and the information provided.