Head of RE & PSHE

Archbishop Temple SchoolLancashire

We are seeking to appoint a committed, dedicated and enthusiastic curriculum leader of RE and PSHE. This vacancy will give the successful applicant the opportunity to work in an excellent department in one of the best schools in the country. This post will suit an experienced colleague who shares our ambition to ensure that every young person at Archbishop Temple School achieves their personal best. We are a Church of England school which gives us a very distinctive ethos. Faith, nurture and service are central to our work, and we aim to share God’s love by being a welcoming and inclusive school that looks for the best in everyone.

We are very proud to be one of the highest performing, non-selective schools in Lancashire, averaging around 83% 9-4 (including English and Maths). RE performance is consistently high, average attainment grade over the past three years is 6.1, and average progress +0.42.

The school was judged to be Outstanding in its last Ofsted inspection. More recently we were used by HMI as a good practice example in Maths and our 2019 SIAMS inspection judged us to be excellent. We are oversubscribed and typically this year saw 900 applications for our 155 places.

Application forms and further details can be downloaded from the school’s website www.archbishoptemple.com via the Apply button.

The closing date for applications is Wednesday 14th April 2021 (midday) and interviews are planned for Wednesday 5th May 2021. Electronic applications are fully acceptable and these should be emailed to head@archbishoptemple.com marked for the attention of Mrs Simpson. I hope you will consider joining our team and I look forward to receiving your application.

The position is subject to satisfactory DBS checks and excellent employment references.

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