Saint Bede's Catholic High School, Talbot Road, Lytham.

Tel: 01253 737174
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Roll: 820
Saint Bede's Catholic High School is a thriving, oversubscribed and highly successful school. It is situated in the pleasant resort town of Lytham, with easy access to the motorway network. Saint Bede's is a highly effective school viewed by the pupils as 'an inclusive, safe and aspirational community'. Our most recent Section 48 Inspection described Saint Bede's as an 'outstanding Catholic school' and that the 'overall quality of Catholic Education is outstanding because the distinctive Catholic philosophy as lived out in 'Being a Bede' is interwoven into all aspects of school life and is lived out by all members of the school family'.

The Governors of the school are seeking to appoint a well-qualified and committed Teacher of Religious Education / Assistant Chaplain. Applicants must be practising Catholics who are committed to enhancing the already strong Catholic ethos of the school. The successful candidate will be an outstanding teacher who is passionate about the subject and has the energy and commitment to inspire and motivate students.

Applications are welcomed from NQTs and experienced teachers.

The post you are applying for is covered by the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974 (Exceptions) Order 1975 (as amended in 2013). If successful you will be required to apply to the Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) for a 'disclosure'. Information provided by you or the Disclosure and Barring Service will be dealt with in a confidential manner in accordance with the DBS's Code of Practice. You may view the Code of Practice on the DBS website at or alternatively a copy is available on request. Lancashire County Council has a Handling of DBS Certificate Information Policy this is available from the recruiting manager to applicants who are asked to complete a DBS application.

Lancashire County Council has a Policy Statement on the Recruitment of Ex-offenders this is available to all applicants upon request.
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We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.