Work for us

Working at Bishop Wilkinson Catholic Education Trust

Bishop Wilkinson Catholic Education Trust (previously known as Trinity Catholic MAT) was formed in 2019. We are a vibrant, forward thinking, innovative and ambitious education trust in the North East of England.

About Us

We are at an exciting time in our journey, having formed in 2019, we are proud to be the largest catholic education trust in the region, bringing together into one Trust, forty-eight schools in the West of the Diocese by 2022.

Our family of schools encompasses provision across nursery, primary and secondary phases of education covering schools in the areas of Gateshead, Sunderland, Durham and Northumberland.

The Trust is led by a strong and effective Board of Directors who collectively provide support and challenge to achieve excellence in education, and ensure we provide first-class teaching and learning school environment in which our children feel safe and flourish.

We enjoy excellent partnerships with our schools, as well as the relationships we have with the Diocese of Hexham and Newcastle, our parishes, the Local Authorities in which our schools are located, our local governing committees and our communities.

Why Work For Us

Bishop Wilkinson Catholic Education Trust is a great place to work, first and foremost because of our fantastic students, we have some of the most oversubscribed schools in the north-east.

We benefit from having first class, committed and dedicated staff who work in our Trust. We offer excellent terms and conditions of employment, and working arrangements to ensure that we attract, reward and retain our talented people. We continually develop our commitment to our colleagues and understanding the importance of their wellbeing and work life balance. This includes striving to promote a healthy working environment with the wellbeing of colleagues at the forefront.

At Bishop Wilkinson, teaching quality is extremely high, as is middle and senior leadership. We empower individuals in our schools to provide the highest quality education, enabling every pupil to realise their full potential.

Benefits

We know our success is down to our people. So, we like to offer our staff great benefits.

We offer pension scheme, flexible working and generous annual leave entitlement. We also provide excellent policies and procedures to support our staff.

Our benefits include:

Pension scheme

Cycle to work scheme

Family-friendly policies

Professional development opportunities

Car mileage allowance

Employee assistance programme

Gym membership

Generous holiday entitlement

Apprenticeships and Work Experience

We understand the importance of gaining practical experience in the workplace whether that be through an apprenticeship programme or work experience.

At Bishop Wilkinson, we are committed to developing talent, and offering apprenticeships to support people with their chosen career path. We have successfully recruited many enthusiastic apprentices, supporting them to obtain the skills and qualities needed for their chosen career.

Our exciting apprenticeships come with excellent pay and conditions of employment, generous holiday entitlement, and pension scheme.

We also offer work experience where we can assist you in gaining knowledge for your course or qualification. Work experience provides many benefits, giving you skills and experience, and helping you to chose the right career path.

If you have any questions, please email recruitment@bwcet.com

General Kitchen Assistant

St Joseph's Catholic Primary School

Hours: 7.5 hours per week, Permanent, 38 weeks plus 3 days

Grade: Grade B, SCP 3 (£18,887) pro rata

Phase/Establishment Type: primary

Closing Date: 13th October, 2022

Days Remaining: 14

Location: Durham

Class Teacher (2 posts)

St Patrick's Catholic Primary Dipton

Hours: Full time, Fixed term until 31st August 2023

Grade: MPS1 – UPS3 (£25,714.00-£41,604.00 per annum)

Phase/Establishment Type: primary

Closing Date: 12th October, 2022

Days Remaining: 13

Location: Durham

Lunchtime Supervisory Assistant

St Joseph's Catholic Primary

Hours: 6 hours 15 minutes per week (Monday – Friday 12 noon - 1:15pm), Permanent, Term Time Only 

Grade: Grade B (£18,887) pro rata

Phase/Establishment Type: primary

Closing Date: 11th October, 2022

Days Remaining: 12

Location: Gateshead, Blaydon

Teaching Assistant - Level 2

St Mary's First School

Hours: 30 hours per week, term time only, fixed term contract until 31.08.2023

Grade: Grade D, SCP 5-6 (£19,650 - £20,043) pro rata

Phase/Establishment Type: primary

Closing Date: 7th October, 2022

Days Remaining: 8

Location: Northumberland

Teaching Assistant - Level 3

St Mary's First School

Hours: 30 hours per week, term time only, fixed term contract until 31.08.2023

Grade: Grade E, SCP 8-11 (£20,852 - £22,129) pro rata

Phase/Establishment Type: primary

Closing Date: 7th October, 2022

Days Remaining: 8

Location: Northumberland

Class Teacher

Corpus Christi Catholic Primary

Hours: Part Time (2 Days), Permanent

Grade: MPS1 – UPS3 (£25,714 - £41,604 per annum, pro rata)

Phase/Establishment Type: primary

Closing Date: 20th October, 2022

Days Remaining: 21

Location: Gateshead

Lunchtime Supervisory Assistant

St Joseph's Middle School

Hours: 10 hours per week, Term Time Only, Fixed term until 31st August 2023

Grade: Grade B, Point 3 (£18,887 pro rata per annum)

Phase/Establishment Type: primary

Closing Date: 7th October, 2022

Days Remaining: 8

Location: Northumberland

Cleaner

St Robert of Newminster School

Hours: 23.5 hours per week (Monday to Thursday 7-9am & 3.15-6pm), Friday 7-9am & 2.45-5.15pm), all year round  

Grade: Grade B, SCP 3 £18,887 pro rata

Phase/Establishment Type: secondary

Closing Date: 7th October, 2022

Days Remaining: 8

Location: Sunderland

Examination Invigilator

St Bede's Catholic School and Sixth Form College

Hours: Casual contract, hours to be advised

Grade: Grade B (£18,887 pro rata)

Phase/Establishment Type: secondary

Closing Date: 7th October, 2022

Days Remaining: 8

Location: Durham

Lunchtime Supervisory Assistant

St Godric's Catholic Primary School

Hours: 6 hours 15 minutes per week, Term Time only, Permanent

Grade: Grade B, SCP 3 (£18,887 pro rata)

Phase/Establishment Type: primary

Closing Date: 30th September, 2022

Days Remaining: 1

Location: Durham

Caretaker

St Joseph's Catholic Primary School

Hours: 37 hours per week – Permanent – Full time

Grade: Grade D – SCP 5-6 (£19,650 - £20,043) pro rata

Phase/Establishment Type: primary

Closing Date: 7th October, 2022

Days Remaining: 8

Location: Gateshead

ICT Technician

Central HQ

Hours: 37 hours per week, Whole Time

Grade: Grade E/F (£20,852 - £25,927 per annum)

Phase/Establishment Type: N/A

Closing Date: 6th October, 2022

Days Remaining: 7

Location: Gateshead

ICT Network Lead

Central HQ

Hours: 37 hours per week, 52 weeks, Permanent

Grade: Grade H £30,095 - £32,798 per annum

Phase/Establishment Type: N/A

Closing Date: 6th October, 2022

Days Remaining: 7

Location: Gateshead

Teacher of Health and Social Care

Cardinal Hume Catholic School

Hours: Maternity Cover, Full Time

Grade: MPS/UPS (£25,714 - £41,604)

Phase/Establishment Type: secondary

Closing Date: 5th October, 2022

Days Remaining: 6

Location: Gateshead

Teacher of Design Technology (Maternity Cover)

Cardinal Hume Catholic School

Hours: Maternity Cover, Full Time

Grade: MPS/UPS £25,714 - £41,604

Phase/Establishment Type: secondary

Closing Date: 5th October, 2022

Days Remaining: 6

Location: Gateshead

Class Teacher + TLR

St Joseph's Catholic Junior School

Hours: Permanent - Full-time

Grade: MPS/UPS with TLR 2a (£2,873)

Phase/Establishment Type: primary

Closing Date: 5th October, 2022

Days Remaining: 6

Location: Gateshead

Teaching Assistant - Level 3

Corpus Christi Catholic Primary

Hours: 32.5 hours per week, 39 weeks (Term Time only plus 5 days)

Grade: Grade E SCP 8-11(£20,852 - £22,129) per annum, pro rata

Phase/Establishment Type: primary

Closing Date: 13th October, 2022

Days Remaining: 14

Location: Gateshead

Lunchtime Supervisory Assistant

Corpus Christi Catholic Primary

Hours: 6 hours and 15 minutes per week (Mon – Fri 11.45 -1pm) Permanent, Term Time Only

Grade: Grade B, Point 3 (£18,887 pro rata per annum)

Phase/Establishment Type: primary

Closing Date: 30th September, 2022

Days Remaining: 1

Location: Gateshead

Teaching Assistant - Level 2 (2 posts)

St Joseph's Middle School

Hours: 10 hours per week and 24.5 hours per week, Term Time Only. Fixed term until 31.8.2023

Grade: Grade D – SCP 5-6 (319,650 - £20,043) Pro rata

Phase/Establishment Type: primary

Closing Date: 29th September, 2022

Days Remaining: 0

Location: Northumberland

Cleaner

St Bede's Catholic School and Sixth Form College

Hours: 11¾ hours per week (Mon/Tues 3:45pm – 6:15pm, Wed/Thurs/Fri 3:45pm – 6.00pm Term Time + 1 Week), Permanent

Grade: Grade B, SCP 3 (£18,887 pro rata)

Phase/Establishment Type: secondary

Closing Date: 29th September, 2022

Days Remaining: 0

Location: Durham

Caretaker

St Mary & St Thomas Aquinas Catholic Primary School

Hours: 37 hours per week – Permanent – Full time

Grade: Grade D – SCP 5-6 (£19,650 - £20,043) pro rata

Phase/Establishment Type: primary

Closing Date: 30th September, 2022

Days Remaining: 1

Location: Gateshead

General Kitchen Assistant

St Robert of Newminster School

Hours: Permanent, 26 hours per week, 39 weeks plus 2 weeks

Grade: Grade B, SCP 3 (£18,887) pro rata

Phase/Establishment Type: secondary

Closing Date: 29th September, 2022

Days Remaining: 0

Location: Sunderland

General Kitchen Assistant

St Leonard's Catholic Comprehensive School

Hours: 12.5 Hours per week over 5 days, Term Time Only Plus 2 Days, Permanent

Grade: Grade B - £18,887, pro rata

Phase/Establishment Type: secondary

Closing Date: 30th September, 2022

Days Remaining: 1

Location: Durham

Assistant Head Teacher (Curriculum)

St Thomas More Catholic School

Hours: Full time, Permanent

Grade: L16 - L19 (£61,166 - £65,735)

Phase/Establishment Type: secondary

Closing Date: 3rd October, 2022

Days Remaining: 4

Location: Gateshead

Assistant Head Teacher (Ethos & Personal Development)

St Thomas More Catholic School

Hours: Full time, Permanent

Grade: L16 - L19 (£61,166 - £65,735)

Phase/Establishment Type: secondary

Closing Date: 3rd October, 2022

Days Remaining: 4

Location: Gateshead

Supervisory Assistant

St Joseph's Catholic Primary School

Hours: 6 hours 15 minutes per week (Monday – Friday 11:50am - 1:05pm), Permanent, TTO

Grade: Grade B (£18,887), Pro Rata

Phase/Establishment Type: primary

Closing Date: 30th September, 2022

Days Remaining: 1

Location: Gateshead

Assistant Head Teacher (Inclusion)

St Thomas More Catholic School

Hours: Full time, Permanent

Grade: L16 - L19 (£61,166 - £65,735)

Phase/Establishment Type: secondary

Closing Date: 3rd October, 2022

Days Remaining: 4

Location: Gateshead

Supervisory Assistant

St Joseph's Catholic Primary School

Hours: 6 hours 15 minutes per week (Monday – Friday 11:50am - 1:05pm), Permanent, TTO

Grade: Grade B (£18,887), Pro Rata

Phase/Establishment Type: primary

Closing Date: 30th September, 2022

Days Remaining: 1

Location: Gateshead

Supervisory Assistant

St Joseph's Catholic Primary School

Hours: 6 hours 15 minutes per week (Monday – Friday 11:50am - 1:05pm), Permanent, TTO

Grade: Grade B (£18,887), Pro Rata

Phase/Establishment Type: primary

Closing Date: 30th September, 2022

Days Remaining: 1

Location: Gateshead

Class Teacher

St Joseph's Catholic Primary School

Hours: 2.5 days (5 sessions, working pattern to be decided)

Grade: MPS1 – UPS3 (£25,714.00-£41,604.00 per annum, pro rata)

Phase/Establishment Type: primary

Closing Date: 10th October, 2022

Days Remaining: 11

Location: Durham

Skip to content