Vacancies - St Wilfrids Catholic High School and Sixth Form College



Standard application forms can be downloaded below.  Alternatively phone Jenny Doherty on 01977 691000 to request one.  A completed application form is always required even if enclosing a C.V.

Application Forms

Application Form – Teacher

Application Form – Support Staff

With ALL job applications candidates MUST complete the ‘Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974’ – disclosure form please. You can download this from the following link: RoOA 1974 form

Two further documents for prospective candidates to consider are the equality of opportunities act document and a document to show the evidence necessary to confirm that you are eligible to work in the U.K.  These are both below…

Equality Act (2010) compliance

Evidence of eligibility to work in the U.K.

Become a Foundation Governor

Training and support is available for new and existing governors and is free of charge. There would be an expectation for governors to attend training to develop their skills to support the work of the Academy Council. School Governors serve for a     four-year term of office. However, should your circumstances change, as a volunteer, you can resign at any time.

The average time commitment could be 20-25 hours per term (3 terms per year). This includes meetings, interview panels, background reading and school visits.  For more details click here:  New Foundation Governors Required

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Current Vacancies

Candidates please note that due to the large amount of interest we receive it is impossible to contact everyone who submits an application form.  If you have not been contacted by the school two weeks after the closing date please assume your application has not been successful.

TEACHER OF TECHNOLOGY (MPS) – (one-year fixed term to meet the needs of the curriculum)

 Required for September 2020

We are seeking an outstanding and passionate teacher of Design Technology with the ability to teach across the subject at key stage 3 and 4 to join our successful team in September 2020.   The teacher will become a member of a large team who are creative, energetic and determined to give every pupil the best possible opportunity to benefit from an outstanding education.

St Wilfrid’s is a successful 11-18 school with a strong Catholic ethos, set in a caring and inclusive community. In 2019, 73% of students achieved grades 9-4 in both English & Maths at GCSE.

Technology at St Wilfrid’s is an exciting and engaging subject.The department deliver a range of courses including Design Technology, using a range of materials, and Food Preparation and Nutrition. Technology forms an integral part in raising standards and student achievement. In 2019 64% of students achieved grades 4 and above in GCSE Design Technology.

We require a well-qualified teacher (experienced or NQT) with a passion and enthusiasm for the subject to join our team of specialists to help us further raise standards while contributing to courses throughout the faculty in key stages 3 and 4. Our teachers must be able to work collaboratively and supportively and have high expectations of all learners.

We are ideally situated in a semi-rural location, close to the thriving cities of Leeds and York, and just a short drive from some of the country’s most beautiful locations. Many of our pupils choose to travel from all over Yorkshire to join our caring community.

Further details and an application form are available from or from Jenny Doherty, the Headteacher’s PA.

 Closing date: 12 noon 14th July 2020

This position is subject to an enhanced DBS check.


TeacherMain Scale – 2018
Recruitment Monitoring Form
Consent to Obtain References
This position is subject to an enhanced DBS check.


Salary Grade MPS 1-6
To teach all areas of the curriculum
With immediate effect
The post is offered on a zero hour’s contract. As cover is required for absent colleagues, you will be contacted and offered the opportunity to teach. This may be at short notice.
Candidates should complete a CES Application Form and send to Jenny Doherty, Headteacher’s PA at:

Closing date for applications is 12 noon on Monday 20th April 2020

Main Scale – 2018
Recruitment Monitoring Form
Consent to Obtain References
This position is subject to an enhanced DBS check.