Vacancies

Join an Outstanding Academy

We’re always looking for outstanding individuals to aid the delivery of an outstanding education. Ripley St Thomas is unique in so many ways, boasting academic success, a strong close-knit community, a Christian ethos and beautiful grounds including school farm and stables.

If you’d like to contribute to our community, take a look at the vacancy pages for updates on positions as they become available. We look forward to hearing from you.


Safeguarding Recruitment Statement 

Ripley St Thomas CE Academy is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.


Current Vacancies

Groundsman/Site Assistant

Required as soon as possible: 15 hrs per week, term time plus 4 weeks

An experienced groundsman is required ASAP to maintain and improve the academy's extensive and beautiful grounds, which include sports pitches, lawns, treed areas and a farm. Grounds duties are reduced in the winter months and the postholder will be required to work with the site team to carry out basic maintenance and routine tasks.

The successful candidate will be appropriately qualified, highly motivated and able to manage own workload besides being able to work as part of a team when required. We welcome advance visits from prospective applicants.


The closing date for the post is Friday 9 February at midday.

For full details and an application form, please download the application pack below.

Application Pack 

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TEACHING POSTS

Ripley has a deeply embedded Christian ethos and a tradition of nurture and service within a strong school community. Our young people are hardworking, very well behaved, eager to learn and make a positive difference in society.

If you wish to make your mark as a professional and develop yourself in a thriving learning community, we encourage you to apply for one of the posts below.

Please read the welcome letter and job description included in the application pack before completing the downloadable application form. You should also write a letter (no more than 2 sides of A4 - font Tahoma 11) outlining how your skills and experience fit you for the relevant post.

Prospective candidates are welcome to visit the school prior to interview. Please ring Mrs Rees, the Principal’s Executive Assistant to make an appointment.


Subject Leader, Design and Technology

Required from September 2018

We are looking for a talented, energetic and innovative teacher to lead our highly successful Technology Department. Technology is a very popular subject at Ripley with many students choosing to take Design Technology at GCSE and at A level. Candidates need to be able to teach Product Design to A-Level.

The closing date is midday on Monday 19 February 2018.

For full details and an application form, please download the application pack below.

Application Pack - Subject Leader, Design and Technology 


Subject Leader, Physics

Required from September 2018. 

We are looking for a talented, energetic and innovative science teacher to lead our Physics Department. As a National Teaching School we can promise you outstanding professional support and development, whatever your stage of career.

The closing date is midday on Monday 19 February 2018.

For full details and an application form, please download the application pack below.

Application Pack - Subject Leader, Physics 

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