Head of Department for Religious Education and Spirituality, Cheltenham

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All Saints' Academy CheltenhamCheltenham

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Start date: 01/09/2018
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: Leadership Scale L5 - L9
Contract term: Permanent
Suitable for NQTs: No

Head of Department for Religious Education and Spirituality  

Start date: September 2018 

Salary:   Leadership Scale L5 – L9 (£43,454 - £47,967 per annum) 

Hours of work:        Full time, permanent 

Closing date: 9am 23rd April 2018  

Sponsored by the Anglican Diocese of Gloucester and the Roman Catholic Diocese of Clifton who aim to build and develop an Academy at the heart of the community it serves with an emphasis on body, mind and spirit - the whole person.  

As Head of Religious Education and Spirituality at All Saints’ Academy you will be part of a dynamic team who are passionate about Academy improvement. Under the outstanding leadership of Dermot McNiffe, Principal, the senior team have been instrumental in leading the Academy to be one of the best performing non-selective secondary schools in the Cheltenham and Tewkesbury area 2017. The Academy is rated as “Good” with outstanding features included in the latest Ofsted report (Nov, 2014).  

We wish to appoint an outstanding leader of Religious Education. The successful candidate will work closely with the Senior Leadership Team to improve our distinctive Christian Mission and Ethos to exceptional levels across the academy.  This role is the ideal opportunity for any candidate wishing to progress their future career into Senior Leadership. T

his is a reserved post for a practising Catholic or Anglican. A copy of the job description and person specification can be found on our website. Visits to the school welcome. 

The Academy is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people, and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.  Successful applicants will be subject to enhanced DBS clearance. 

To apply for this role please send a covering letter and a completed Teaching Staff Application Form to Julie Williams, HR Officer at hr@asachelt.org

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More about All Saints' Academy Cheltenham
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: Secondary with sixth form
Funding status: State - Academy
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 11 - 19 years
Address: Blaisdon Way, Cheltenham, Gloucestershire, GL51 0WH, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 1242 711200
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