Head of Religious Studies, Exeter

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St James SchoolExeter

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Start date: 1 September 2018
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: M1-M6/UPS1-UPS3 Plus TLR2
Contract term: Permanent
Suitable for NQTs: No

St James School is seeking to appoint a Head of Department for our high performing and aspirational Religious Studies department from September 2018.   

This is an exciting post that will offer you the chance to shape and deliver our RS curriculum and a growing department.   As Head of Religious Studies, you will be an inspiring leader with the energy and creativity to motivate a team, lead by example and challenge students to achieve the best possible outcomes.    

The successful candidate will: 

• Be an outstanding classroom practitioner with a track record of excellent outcomes 

• Be a passionate and innovative advocate for Religious Studies 

• Be totally committed to improving the life chances of young people  

We want to be the best; we want to offer the best, we want our students to achieve their best.  If you share our passion, vision and drive and are prepared to go that extra mile to support our students, then we would welcome your application.  

We would welcome visits to the school prior to applications, should you wish to arrange one please contact Emily Harper, Deputy Headteacher by email ejh@stjamesexeter.co.uk   

Closing date for applications: Midday Friday 23rd February  

Interview Date: TBC  

The Ted Wragg Multi Academy Trust is a values driven, rapidly growing 2 – 16 Trust with a relentless focus on transforming lives through learning by delivery outstanding outcomes for every pupil, regardless of background. With a reputation for highly successful school improvement in very challenging circumstances, we are passionate about driving up standards and raising the aspirations of all our pupils.  

The Ted Wragg Multi Academy Trust is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment and operate in accordance with the Safeguarding and Child Protection Policy. All applicants will be subject to a full Disclosure and Barring Service check before an appointment is confirmed.

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More about St James School
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: Secondary
Funding status: State - Academy
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 11 - 16 years
Denomination: Non-denominational
Address: Summer Lane, Exeter, Devon, EX4 8NN, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 1392 209922
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