Vacancies

Thank you for your interest in the vacancies listed below. We pride ourselves on the welcome we extend to all and invite you to come and experience first hand what we offer as a school.

If you decide to apply for any of these posts then please contact the person named on the advertisement (0115 932 2896) for an informal chat in the first instance and if you wish, to arrange a visit to the school.

We hope you find our vacancy page useful and informative and we look forward to showing you around our school.



We are looking for a suitable candidate to fill a position that has arisen in Science. The position would be an ideal opportunity for an NQT.  For further details please contact Mr Brogan in school.



Mathematics Teacher

Permanent – Full time

Required from September 2018

Closing date: Thursday 19 April 2018 (midday)

Interview date: Thursday 25 April 2018

 Please see full details below

Application forms are available at the very bottom of this page.

You will need to complete and sign the following three forms:

  1. Teaching Staff Application Form
  2. Recruitment Monitoring Form
  3. Rehabilitation of Offenders Disclosure Form

Please post signed forms to:

Human Resources Department

Saint John Houghton Catholic Voluntary Academy

Abbot Road

Kirk Hallam

Ilkeston

Derbyshire DE7 4HX

Please include a covering letter of application of no more than 2 sides of A4 outlining your suitability for the post.

You may also send an email copy of your application to: HumanResources@st-johnhoughton.derbyshire.sch.uk

You are welcome to visit the academy – please contact our Head of Mathematics, Mrs Kim McDermott 0115 932 2896  k.mcdermott@st-johnhoughton.derbyshire.sch.uk (Please be aware we break up for Easter at the end of school on Thursday 29 March returning on Monday 16 April)

If you have any other queries, please contact Helen Swindell HR Manager [0115 932 2896]



Science Teacher (Specialism in Physics or Chemistry)

Permanent – Full time

 Required from September 2018

Closing date: Thursday 19 April 2018 (midday)

Interview date: Wednesday 25 April 2018

 Please see full details below

Application forms are available at the very bottom of this page.

You will need to complete and sign the following three forms:

  1. Teaching Staff Application Form
  2. Recruitment Monitoring Form
  3. Rehabilitation of Offenders Disclosure Form

Please post signed forms to:

Human Resources Department

Saint John Houghton Catholic Voluntary Academy

Abbot Road

Kirk Hallam

Ilkeston

Derbyshire DE7 4HX

Please include a covering letter of application of no more than 2 sides of A4 outlining your suitability for the post.

You may also send an email copy of your application to: HumanResources@st-johnhoughton.derbyshire.sch.uk

You are welcome to visit the academy – please contact our Head of Science, Mrs Karen Finney 0115 932 2896  K.Finney@st-johnhoughton.derbyshire.sch.uk (Please be aware we break up for Easter at the end of school on Thursday 29 March returning on Monday 16 April)

If you have any other queries, please contact Helen Swindell HR Manager [0115 932 2896]



Diocese of Nottingham in partnership with Saint John Houghton Catholic Voluntary Academy. A Specialist Science College
642 on roll / 11-16 mixed

Please follow this procedure:

  • If you wish to visit the school please contact us by phone on: 0115 932 2896
  • Download the relevant application form, recruitment monitoring form and rehabilitation of offenders form and notes to applicants (a link to these documents can be found at the foot of this page)
  • Complete and sign the application and all documents – we require an original hard copy signature on all applications (you may submit an email version in advance if you wish)
  • Post or deliver the documents to us by the advertised closing date


Invigilators Required

Are you interested in joining our team of invigilators? If so, please contact Jackie Morris (Examinations Officer) on 0115 932 2896 for further details.



Click Here for Application Documents

Saint John Houghton Catholic Voluntary Academy