Recruitment

Details of any opportunities will be posted here.  Our main office can be emailed Here or by calling 01244 981600 should you have any questions regarding any available posts. 

Please see our current available posts below.  If you have energy and a positive approach, combined with the highest expectations for yourself and your students, we would love to hear from you. All successful applicants appointments will be subject to satisfactory pre-employment clearances including a Disclosure and Barring Service check (formerly CRB). This school is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.

School Caretaker Full time Permanent

Salary: £15,375 to £16,491 pa + membership of the local government pension scheme

Hours: 37 hours per week, Monday to Friday 6.30am to 3.00pm and 12.30pm to 9.00pm (possible additional hours available)

As Caretaker, you will carry out simple repairs, set up rooms, and undertake portering duties, as well as looking after the day-to-day upkeep of the site, unlocking and locking the school and grounds, keeping up-to-date with the maintenance logs and assisting the staff with general caretaker duties as required. The role includes alternate weeks of an early and late shift. The ideal candidate would have previous experience in a similar environment, or maintenance work, but full training will be given to the right candidate. A driving licence is also required.

Closing date: Friday 23 June. To apply please complete the support staff application form below. For more information please click here

The successful applicant’s appointment will be subject to a satisfactory DBS check. This school is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. 

School Cleaner term-time 4.45pm to 6.45pm + holiday cleaning time £7.52 per hour  ASAP

We are looking to appoint an enthusiastic and highly motivated cleaner who has experience of working in a similar environment. To apply please complete the support staff application form below .

Applications for all posts should be sent to: Kim Mallon – PA to Headteacher, The Catholic High School, Old Wrexham Road, Handbridge, Chester,CH4 7HS

All successful applicants appointments will be subject to satisfactory pre-employment clearances including a Disclosure and Barring Service check (formerly CRB). This school is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. 

Application Forms

Teacher Application Form

Support Staff Application Form

Senior Leadership Application Form

Notes to Applications

Interested in becoming a Teacher?

In Partnership with Liverpool John Moores University.

  • Are you thinking of becoming a teacher?

  • Have you thought about the 'School Direct' route?

School Direct is an innovative Initial Teacher Training programme offering an outstanding, in school, experience with the highest and most rigorous expectations and intended outcomes. Our commitment is to train confident, creative and innovative classroom practitioners who share and embrace our aspiration to excellence. 

School Direct 2017

If you are interested in becoming a teacher and require school experience before applying for a PGCE or School Direct course we are pleased to offer you the opportunity.   

At the Catholic High School, Chester we offer two fortnight periods of work experience at different times of the academic year. The first begins on Monday 17th October 2016 and ends on Friday 28th October 2016. The second period will begin on Monday 5th June 2017 and end on Friday 16th June 2017.

If you are interested in gaining work experience at The Catholic High School during one of those times, please contact the school for an application form. If this application is successful we would require you to have a DBS certificate, which can be organised through the school at a cost of £65.*

*DBS price at current time The Catholic High School, Chester is part of the Cheshire Vale

Teaching School Alliance (CVTSA). The CVTSA have training places available at both primary and secondary level.

The CVTSA can offer you:

  • A full year's quality training in a variety of schools and support from LJMU

  • Bespoke training from outstanding practitioners

  • Opportunities to get involved in exciting curricular and extra-curricular activities

  • A supportive and professional environment in which to develop

To find out more click on the links below:

CVTSA@cheshirevaletsa

Interested?

For further details go to:
UCAS Teacher Training

When to apply?

All applications should be made through UCAS Teacher Training using the 'Apply' system found on their website at:
UCAS Applications