Head of Religious Education, Kingston upon Hull

Closing date:Expiring tomorrow

St Mary's CollegeKingston upon Hull

Date posted:
Start date: September 2019
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: MPS / UPS + TLR 1.3 - £11,582
Contract term: Permanent
Suitable for NQTs: No

St Mary’s College

An outstanding RC 11-19 mixed comprehensive school  -  NOR 2007

Requires a

Head of Religious Education

Required for September 2019


TLR 1.3 - £11,582

The Directors of St Mary’s College are looking to appoint an experienced, motivated and inspirational Head of Religious Education to lead this core curriculum area and join our outstanding school.  We are seeking an excellent classroom practitioner with proven leadership skills to lead our highly successful Religious Education department to the highest level.

The successful applicant will be joining a vibrant and high performing team in an outstanding 11 – 19 school.  Having recently completed the process of joining a new Trust and as a Teaching School this is a particularly exciting time for the College.  Religious Education has been one of the highest performing subjects across the school over recent years.  The Head of Religious Education takes responsibility for the development of the curriculum, the monitoring of student progress and teaching and learning within the subject alongside being a key figure in leading and upholding the Catholic ethos across the school.  The candidate should be a practising Catholic and have the ability to teach and contribute to the KS5 curriculum.

OFSTED inspected St Mary’s College and judged that:

“St Mary’s College provides its students with an outstanding education.  The outstanding care, guidance and support, good teaching and excellent curriculum combine to enable all students, regardless of their academic ability, to make outstanding progress.   The school is, as one member of staff said, ‘a team’ working to ensure the best possible outcomes for students.

St Mary’s College was awarded the World Class Schools Quality Mark in 2017 and is now one of two ‘Lead World Class Schools’ in the UK.

2018 – Key Stage 4: Progress 8 - 0.85; Key Stage 5: Leading regional provider post 16.

St Mary’s College currently ranks in the top 2% of schools in the country for student progress.

Diocesan Inspection 2015 judged the College to be outstanding in all areas.

If you are interested in joining our team and would like an application pack please contact Mr G Fitzpatrick, Headteacher, St Mary’s College, Cranbrook Avenue, HULL,  HU6  7TN - (01482) 851136 or visit our website www.smchull.org.

The School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people.

St Mary’s College is an equal opportunities employer.

Closing date for applications: Friday 22nd March 2019 – 12.30pm

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More about St Mary's College
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: Secondary with sixth form
Funding status: State - Academy
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 11 - 18 years
Denomination: Roman Catholic
Address: Cranbrook Avenue, Hull, East Yorkshire, HU6 7TN, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 1482 851136
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