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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

Head of MFL

We believe that our leaders should have a commitment to helping every child achieve his/her God-given potential and should have an ability to inspire others by having a clear intent and an infectious energy.


The Head of Modern Foreign Languages (MFL) Faculty is a new role in the College. The new post holder will have overall responsibility for the professional leadership and management of the department in order to ensure high standards of teaching and learning are delivered, resources are used effectively and efficiently, the MFL curriculum is managed and developed and that pupils are making expected rates of progress.


We currently teach French, Spanish and Mandarin at St Catherine’s, managed by a Head of French and Head of Spanish.  We wish to create a new forward thinking languages faculty committed to engaging and enthusing language learning and developing lifelong learning habits.  The new Head of MFL will oversee French, Spanish and Mandarin.


Candidates should have previous experience of a management role; experience of teaching French or Spanish is essential; and an ability to promote Mandarin as a foreign language which is taught by specialists from our Confucius classrooms link Goldsmiths University, London. The successful candidate must be passionate and knowledgeable about their subject and demonstrate a proven track record of very strong teaching and learning leading to positive outcomes as well as a secure understanding of the national curriculum.

Required September 2017
Salary TMS / UPS + TLR 1a £9202
Closing date for this post 12 noon, Friday 3 March 2017

Head of Geography

We seek an inspirational subject leader of Geography with the ability to lead and develop excellent Geography teaching.


Our current Head of Department is an experienced practitioner, having been Head of Geography at the college for the past 25 years.  He is retiring at the end of the academic year, hence our vacancy.


Lessons are taught in a suite of modern and large classrooms equipped with appropriate technology and resources. All of the classrooms are equipped with a Promethean Interactive Whiteboard.


The Geography Department regularly organise exciting trips for pupils including Iceland; London Wetlands; trips to Brighton; Hastings; Bluewater; London museums; and local visits.

Required September 2017
Salary TMS / UPS + TLR 2c £6,450
Closing date for this post 12 noon, Friday 3 March 2017

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