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 deeply embedded Christian ethos,  a tradition of nurture and service within a strong school community, and we have beautiful grounds including school farm and stables.

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 hope you will make an application for one of the posts below.  As a National Teaching School we can promise you outstanding professional support and development, whatever your stage of career.

Please read the welcome letter and job description included in the relevant 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.

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 

Teacher of Health & Social Care and Psychology

Required from September 2018.

We are looking for a talented, energetic and innovative teacher to teach BTEC Level 3 Extended Certificate in Health and Social Care and A Level Psychology. Both are very popular and successful subjects in the Sixth Form at Ripley.

The closing date is midday on Wednesday 14 March 2018.

Application Pack 


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 Tuesday 20 March 2018.

Application Pack 

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