School Vacancies


St Helen’s Catholic Primary School is a vibrant, exciting and fulfilling place in which to work, located in the heart of Brixton. We have created a learning environment that is innovative, stimulating and inspiring for both children and staff.  Ofsted (2018) continues to recognise St Helen’s to be a good school where pupils say that they ‘absolutely love coming to school’ and, ‘it is a wonderful place to learn’. 

The Governors and the Head Teacher are seeking to appoint highly motivated, inspirational and committed professionals to join and enhance our dedicated team. Could that be you? 


School Business Manager - (Vacancy Currently Closed)

Salary: Scale PO5 – points 39 to 42 (£46,392 to £49,428 per annum)

Position type: All year round; 35 hours per week

Deadline for Applications: 
Assessment & Tasks:
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We are seeking to appoint a School Business Manager. The School Business Manager will work directly with the Headteacher to manage the financial and business affairs of the school, the premises, human resources, IT, lead the School’s support staff, and undertake general administration. As a member of the School’s Senior Leadership Team, the SBM will contribute to the School’s strategic development planning.


The successful applicant will be a self-motivated and enthusiastic individual; who will have a proven and successful record in financial management, will be organised and a strong administrator, and have a proven track record of effective leadership and the control and management of projects. It is a role that requires the applicant to have excellent interpersonal and communication skills.


Teaching Assistants - (Vacancy Currently Closed)

Salary: Scale 4 – points 7 to 10 (£24,279 to £25,614 per annum) (pro rata)

Position type: Term-time only; 35 hours per week


There is an exciting opportunity to become one of out Teaching Assistants within our school and to work with a dedicated team of teachers and enthusiastic children. In this role you will use current and innovative strategies that support pupils, teachers and the curriculum to achieve learning goals. Applicants must have previous successful experience of working with children and be able to demonstrate good numeracy, literacy skills as well as a good knowledge of IT to support learning activities.


Position type: Permanent

Deadline for Applications:


Maths and Literacy Assessments & Interviews: 

Start Date: 


Teachers (Vacancy Currently Open)

Salary: Inner London Pay Scale MPS-UPS

Position type: Permanent 

There is an exciting opportunity to be a teacher within our school and to work with a dedicated team of teachers and enthusiastic children. We would welcome applications from new and experienced teachers.


Position type: Permanent


Deadline for Applications: Tuesday 9th May 2023

Shortlisting: Wednesday 10th May 2023

Interviews: Monday 15th May 2023

Start Date: September 2023


For all successful candidates, we can offer:


-a supportive and inspiring team of staff 

-confident children with positive attitudes to learning

-an inclusive and diverse learning environment;

-access to relevant in-house and external CPD

-a great location with excellent transport links


Applications should be sent directly to the following e-mail for support staff and teaching staff positions:


St Helen’s RC Primary School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and applicants must be willing to undergo child protection screening appropriate to the post, including checks with past employers and the Disclosure and Barring Service.