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Safer Recruitment

St Antony’s Roman Catholic School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff to share this commitment. Any offer of employment will be subject to receipt of a satisfactory enhanced disclosure from the Disclosure & Barring Service.

Please read the Guidance Notes before completing and returning all relevant documents.

Click To Download - Guidance Notes for Teaching Staff Applicants
Click To Download - Teacher Application Form
Click To Download - Disclosure Form
Click To Download - Recruitment Monitoring Form
Click To Download - Support Staff Application Form

Please email your application, including the Disclosure Form, Recruitment Monitoring Form and any covering letter to: head@st-antonys.com or send to Mrs K. Rothwell, Headteacher's PA, St Antony’s Roman Catholic School, Bradfield Road, Urmston, M41 9PD.

Joining our team

We employ the very best staff to work with us and our talented team.  Our staff satisfaction surveys are very positive and we have a low staff turnover.  We provide excellent terms and conditions of service and provide good support and development for all our staff.  We value the work that everyone does and work together as a team to provide the best service for our students and their parents.

Working at St Antony's is hard work but very rewarding.

Headteacher Vacancy

Start Date: September 2022

Salary: L27-L31 (£79,958-£88,187)

The Governing Body of St Antony’s RC School is seeking to appoint an exceptional and dedicated leader to the post of Headteacher to lead and aspire our school family to fully realise our mission: ‘Let the light and splendour of Christ shine from within us all.’

We are looking for an exceptional and committed Catholic Headteacher with a proven track record in educational leadership. A leader who is profoundly ambitious for our school and able to develop and deliver our vision to transform lives through securing the highest educational standards, whilst ensuring a culture and practice of care, wellbeing , support for our staff, students, and parent community.

St Antony’s is a small, over-subscribed secondary school with 650 students. The school has a highly skilled and ambitious Senior Leadership Team who work alongside motivated, dedicated teaching and support staff. All staff are committed to providing the highest quality of education to all our students both across the curriculum and through extra-curricular opportunities.

We are a truly inclusive school, fully committed to both challenging and supporting all members of our diverse community.

The role is suitable for someone with significant experience looking for a new challenge. The new Headteacher will benefit from:

  • a dedicated and hardworking team of highly professional staff who are ambitious for all pupils, securing continual improvement in a changing educational landscape.
  • well-behaved and caring students, who want to learn and take part in all aspects of school life.
  • Governors who have high expectations in delivering the strategic direction of the school and are positive and supportive
  • development, training, and support for all staff, including development of leadership potential.

As an equal opportunities employer, we welcome applications from all sections of the community, including persons with disabilities.

Please click here  for the complete recruitment pack, which includes further details about the school, this post and the application process itself. 

Further information about the Emmaus Catholic Academy Trust can be found here.

Visits to St Antony’s RC School are encouraged and strongly recommended. Please contact Mrs Rothwell, PA to the Headteacher, to arrange a visit: k.rothwell@st-antonys.com

Closing date: 12noon on Monday 7th February 2022

We will be shortlisting on Tuesday 8th February and successful candidates will be informed the following day.

Interviews to take place on Monday 28th February and Tuesday 1st March 2022. It is essential that shortlisted candidates inform their referees of these dates.

Support Staff Vacancies:

We currently have no vacancies.