Part Time Teacher of Science

25 March 2019
Teaching in Academies, Teaching in Schools - Secondary
Part Time
Saint John Houghton Catholic Voluntary Academy, Abbot Road, Ilkeston Derbyshire DE7 4HX
13 Hours - 0.4 FTE
Main Scale or NQT

Start Date: 01 September 2019 

Saint John Houghton Catholic Voluntary Academy, part of the St Ralph Sherwin Catholic Multi-Academy Trust is seeking to appoint a highly skilled and motivated Teacher of Science who will work as part of a very successful and experienced team who achieved excellent outcomes for students in 2018. 

We have an exciting opportunity for a dedicated, energetic and innovative individual to join our supportive, nurturing and experienced Science Department. We are looking for an inspirational teacher who is committed to delivering high quality lessons in which all students are motivated to achieve excellence. 

The successful candidate will be passionate about Science and will be committed to ensuring that every child achieves the highest possible academic standards. 

We can offer the successful candidate: 

• A supportive working environment based around our Catholic ethos and an excellent and varied weekly CPD programme. (We welcome applications from Catholics and non-Catholics)

• A dedicated, supportive and committed team of staff

• A welcoming community with a clear sense of its Catholic identity

• Training and support to develop skills 

The successful candidate will be supported by a very strong senior leadership team and Director of Learning and will work in a school on a journey of improvement where the culture is focused on ensuring every child can become the best that they can be.

We participate in a Childcare Vouchers Scheme.

We have good road links with J25 of the M1 and the Nottingham-Derby A52 

Our vision: Learning Without Limits 

Our Mission: Inspiring ambition and excellence, guided by Christ 

Our Values: Aspiration, Respect, Determination 

School Visits are very much welcomed. To arrange a visit to the school applicants should contact Mrs K Finney (Head of Department)

How to apply: For more information and application pack visit or

Closing date: Monday 25 March 2019 (midday). Interviews:Friday 29 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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