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
Application forms and guidance notes
Our 2019 Prospectuses
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.
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.
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:
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: