Current Vacancies

All of the vacancies currently available within our school are outlined in our recruitment section. If you are impressed by our work, understand our vision and want to be a part of our journey then we are keen to hear from you. It may well be that there are no vacancies currently available that suit your skills and interests. If that is the case, then we would still love to hear from you; opportunities do emerge, and it could well be that something is about to develop, which could match your skills and aspirations.

We adhere to the highest standards possible, regarding safer recruitment and professional protocols. We champion open recruitment, and follow due process without fail. Nevertheless there is little doubt that colleagues who make themselves known to us and who understand more of our work, place themselves at a clear advantage in the process of selection and recruitment.  Please complete the outline application on our website to begin this process and we will respond accordingly.

If you would like any further information about working at Todmorden High School, or if you would like to arrange a visit to the school then please contact our School Business Manager, Debra Todd

Catering Assistant

Salary: Scale 1b

27.5 hpw, TTO + 5 days

Closing date: 24 September 2018 (9.00AM)

Application pack
Application Form

Head of Network & IT systems

SO1 Scale (SCP29 £26470- SCP31 £28221)

With the opportunity for a R&R bonus of £2500 for an outstanding applicant.

Closing date: 1 October 2018 (9.00AM)
Interviews: 4 October 2018

Application pack
Application Form

Business Apprentice

Apprentice Scale

Closing date: 1 October 2018 (9.00AM)

Application pack
Application Form



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 visit our Policies page.

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 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 2018/19 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 Claire Connolly, Assistant Headteacher.

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