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Current Vacancies

Thank you for your interest in working at St Catherine’s College. We are proud of our College.  We have talented and highly motivated pupils and staff.  Our staff team work tirelessly to raise aspirations and everyone has a role to play in this.

We are able to offer a wealth of professional development opportunities within a supported and friendly atmosphere for all our new colleagues and are an Investors in People Gold organisation.

Visits to our College are encouraged and welcome.  To arrange a visit or to have an informal discussion about the post you are interested in, please contact Sandie Windsor, Head of Personnel, 01323 465469.

We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people; successful applicants will need to undertake a DBS enhanced clearance.

"It doesn't make sense to hire smart people and then tell them what to do; we hire smart people so they can tell us what to do"

Steve Jobs


These are exciting new posts at St Catherine’s College.  We are looking for self-motivated candidates who wish to train as a Teaching Assistant to support our pupils learning in their lessons.

The apprenticeship will be made up of practical employment experience whilst having an education programme that will lead to a nationally recognised qualification.  You will learn to work in a school environment supporting the learning and care of pupils.  You will be working with experienced staff and will learn job specific skills.

Apprentice training will be provided locally by Heathercroft Training Academy.  The qualification earnt at the end of the apprenticeship will be L2 Supporting Teaching and Learning Qualification.

The role is for 30 hours per week, term time only.  Apprentices are paid for 46 weeks of the year.  Apprentices will study during their working week.

The salary for these apprenticeships assumes that apprentices will be aged under 19 or aged over 19 but in their first year of apprenticeship.

Salary:  £7,118.80 per annum pro rata

We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people, successful applicants will need to undertake an enhanced DBS clearance.

Teacher of Computing

Salary TMS / UPS

Full or part time permanent post

Required for Easter 2019

We are looking to recruit to our existing strong team a successful classroom practitioner who can teach Computing at Key Stage 3 and GCSE.  You should have excellent subject knowledge and a passion to teach Computing.

Completed application forms and letters of application should be sent directly to the college addressed to Mrs S Windsor, Head of Personnel, and arrive by no later than noon on Thursday 13 December 2018.

Assistant Motor Vehicle Instructor

Unqualified Teacher Grade 3

 £21,209.00 pa

Required January 2019

We are looking to appoint to our Motor Vehicle Provision an Assistant Motor Vehicle Instructor.  The successful candidate will support the Motor Vehicle Course pupils who are primarily based at St Catherine’s Motor Vehicle Training Centre in Birch Close and support the course leader of the provision with teaching, assessing and verifying the work of our pupils.

To support the practical and theory teaching of Motor Vehicle candidates should have previous experience of working in a garage or motor vehicle provision. Candidates should possess the Level 3 Qualified Mechanic qualification in light vehicle maintenance and repair.  Experience of working in a college or school environment supporting pupils would also be an advantage.

Our pupils study the IMI Level 2 VRO qualifications. The Assistant Motor Vehicle Instructor will need to already hold or be willing to gain the Assessing IMI Level 2 Qualification.

For further details please email Tel:  01323 465469

Closing date:  12 noon, Monday 7 January 2019

Clerk to the Governing Body

Salary: Single Status Grade 7

£20,654 - £21,892 pa pro rata

4 hours per week

We urgently require a Clerk to the Governing Body to provide an efficient professional service to the Governing Body.

This is a busy and demanding post and the successful applicant should have the ability to liaise and build positive relationships with the Governing Body, Headteacher and Senior Leadership Team and have experience of undertaking a range of secretarial tasks; experience of producing documents to a high standard using Microsoft Word and Excel and be highly IT literate.

There is a requirement for the post holder to be accredited or prepared to undertake accreditation as being able to work at a level equivalent to the BTEC Level 3 Clerks to Governing Bodies award. 

Completed application forms should be emailed directly to the college addressed to Mrs Sandie Windsor, Head of Personnel,, and arrive by no later than noon on Monday 7 January 2019.

Further details, an applicant pack and application form may be downloaded from our website.

We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people, successful applicants will need to undertake an enhanced DBS clearance.

Teaching Assistant

Single Status Grade 3

£16,755 - £17,007 pa pro rata

30 hours per week term time only

Permanent post

We are urgently looking to employ an experienced and enthusiastic Teaching Assistant to assist in promoting the learning of all pupils, including but not exclusively, those with special educational needs. The successful applicant will support individuals and groups of pupils in and out of class. 

The duties of the post will depend on the experience, training and TA status of the successful applicant, but will include: delivering tailored teaching activities to pupils; making sure the pupils you support are able to engage in learning and stay on task during the lesson or activity; listen to pupils read and read to pupils as a class; guide and monitor pupil progress; provide support during exams or school trips; coordinate specific areas of teaching support once you have the right level of experience.

Application via application form please which should be sent by email prior to the closing date to

Closing date:  12 noon, Friday 11 January 2019

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