RE Teacher Maternity Cover

Maternity Cover Part Time
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Catholic Multi Academy Trust / Phase: Secondary with sixth form / Role: Teaching / Lecturing
St Francis Xavier School

Religious Education Teacher – Maternity Cover

Head of School: Mrs J Prime

NOR: 601

Required from: September 2024 up to 27 November 2024

Teacher of Religious Education – Maternity Cover, Fixed Term – September 2024 – November 2024

Salary scale: MPS1 – UPS3

Hours: 0.6 FTE

The governors of this highly successful and oversubscribed school seek to appoint an enthusiastic, inspirational and talented teacher to cover the maternity leave of one of its Religious Education Teachers from September up to November 2024. This is an opportunity to work with a dynamic and very successful team working in a school with excellent facilities and very high academic standards.

The school is consistently amongst the highest performing in the country. The last Ofsted Inspection highlighted the following:

• The exemplary behaviour of students makes an exceptional contribution to learning and is supportive of all. Behaviour is outstanding and reflects the school’s values.

• SFX is an aspirational school where attainment is well above the national average. Pupils in all groups make outstanding progress from their various starting points.

This role would be suitable for Early Careers Teachers.

Please note you do not need to be a regular attender at Church but you do need to be happy to support the Christian ethos of the school.

St Francis Xavier School (who is part of the Nicholas Postgate Catholic Academy Trust) is a joint RC/CE 11-16 Mixed Comprehensive serving the picturesque market town of Richmond and the surrounding rural area. We are located close to the A1 and A66 and in commutable distance from York, Durham and Teesside. The school has an excellent reputation in the local community. The school is a strategic partner for the Red Kite Teaching School Hub. It offers a comprehensive training programme for teachers at all stages in their careers.

You are welcome to visit our school prior to application or to have an informal discussion with the Headteacher. Please contact Mrs H. Harland, Senior Business Support Officer, at or on 01748 823414, to book an appointment.

Application forms and further details are available on the school’s website:

Completed application forms should be submitted to

Closing date: Monday 24th June at 9:00am

Interviews: week commencing 24th June

St Francis Xavier School, Darlington Road; Richmond, North Yorkshire; DL10 7DA

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