About Us

About Us

Northern Saints Catholic Education Trust was set up on 1 February 2016. St Wilfrid’s RC College in South Shields is currently the only school within the Trust.

The aim of Northern Saints Catholic Education Trust is to provide an outstanding education for all students attending schools within the Trust.

The only school currently within the Trust, St. Wilfrid’s RC College, is a highly successful school (Outstanding, OFSTED Feb 2014; Outstanding, Section 48 Inspection March 2017).

The Executive Headteacher of St. Wilfrid’s RC College and Chief Executive Officer of the Trust is also Executive Headteacher of partner schools, St. Bede’s Catholic Comprehensive School in Peterlee and St. Joseph’s Catholic Academy in Hebburn.