Assistant Headteacher (Science and STEM) - St Luke's Church of England School

We are looking to recruit an experienced and inspirational leader of Science and STEM to play a critical role in our continued drive to create outstanding life chances for our students. If you are reflective in  your approach, have a desire to continuously improve your practice and that of others, and are passionate about teaching and leading Science and STEM as well as inspiring young people, we would love to hear from you.

St Luke’s Church of England School is an 11-16 comprehensive school of 900 students situated in the East of Exeter on a relatively new, purpose-built site which offers excellent facilities.  We are an innovative and aspirational school that is driven by the highest of expectations in all that we do. We offer a rich and personalised learning environment for all of our students and work hard together to support every student to exceed their expectations, whatever their starting point. The post represents an exciting opportunity to be part of a vibrant and ambitious School working within the Ted Wragg Multi-Academy Trust.

St Luke’s has a strong sense of community and its staff body epitomises this. Staff are student focused, supportive and kind to one another. They are exceptionally committed and passionate about all that they do, working together to ensure that St Luke’s delivers the best educational experience it can for its students.   We work closely with other schools in the Ted Wragg Trust and are actively engaged in developing an aligned curriculum that will allow for shared resources and expertise. Staff at St Luke’s are valued and receive weekly coaching sessions, bespoke CPD, in-house career progression opportunities and regular staff-wellbeing events.

At St Luke’s everything we do is built around our vision; Life to the full, and our five core values:

  • Showing respect
  • Being inclusive
  • Giving hope
  • Achieving your best
  • Taking responsibility

If you share these values; are driven by wanting to do your best at all times; are prepared to go that extra mile to support our students; and would like to be part of our community, then we would welcome your application.

For an informal conversation to find out more about the role, or to visit us at St Luke’s please contact Kerri Moore on

All applications should be made by completing the Trust application form, including evidence of how you meet the person specification and have experience of the key responsibilities of the role.  Applications should be submitted to by midday on the closing date.

Closing Date:                    Thursday 22nd April

Interview Date:                Week Beginning 3rd May 2021

The Ted Wragg Multi Academy Trust is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment and operate in accordance with the Safeguarding and Child Protection Policy. All applicants will be subject to a full Disclosure and Barring Service check before an appointment is confirmed.  This role requires the ability to fulfil all spoken aspects of the role with confidence and fluency in English. The Trust is committed to ensuring that our employees are able to achieve their full potential in an environment offering dignity, respect and equality of opportunity.