Current Vacancies

If you would like any further information about working at Todmorden High School

please contact Leanne Maude:

Updated 14th June 2017

Teacher of Science

Required for September 2017
Internal Applications Only

Job Description and Person Specification

Closing date for applications: Monday 19th June, 9am
Interview date: TBC

 This is a regulated post. The School is committed to safeguarding and promotes the welfare of all learners and expects its staff to share this commitment. All posts in the School are subject to an Enhanced DBS check and regulated posts are subject to barred person’s list check.



At Todmorden High School our first priority is that all children come to school each day feeling safe and happy.  We are fully committed to safeguarding and we promote the welfare of all our students and expect every member of staff to share this commitment.  All posts in school are subject to an Enhanced DBS check and regulated posts are subject to a barred persons list check.

To see a copy of our safeguarding policy then please click here.

Working at Todmorden High School

Todmorden High School was judged by Ofsted in March 2015 as a ‘Good’ school for the first time in its history.  The inspection team were astounded at the rate of change that had taken place at the school over the last two years and they commented that Todmorden High School was not just a ‘Good’ school but a very good school with an outstanding student body.

To see more about our outstanding students, take a look at our news section

To see a flyer with key highlights from our inspection report, please click here

To see a copy of our full inspection report, please click here

Teaching at Todmorden High school

We have a very exciting and innovative teaching cohort at Todmorden High School which includes very experienced teaching colleagues and NQTs including those from Teach First and School Direct Programmes.  In our 2015 Ofsted inspection, 93% of our teaching was judged to be good or better with 33% of teaching judged as outstanding.


Todmorden High School is now a strategic partner of Trinity Teaching School’s Alliance, part of the Trinity Academy an ‘Outstanding’ school in Halifax.  We offer School’s Direct training placements in our school via the teaching school’s alliance, for more information please see the bottom of this page.


Are you interested in a career in teaching? As a partner in Trinity Teaching School Alliance’s School Direct programme 2016/2017 we are offering teacher training places in this school.  Please visit for more information on how to apply and the subjects offered. 

To find out more about a placement at Todmorden High School, please contact Gill Shirt, Headteacher

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