Teacher of Religion & Philosophy, Burnham on Sea, Somerset

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The King Alfred SchoolBurnham on Sea, Somerset
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Start date: 4th June until 19th December 2018
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: MS/UPS
Contract term: Temporary
Suitable for NQTs: Yes


Required to cover maternity leave from June 2018, a suitably qualified, inspirational and enthusiastic Teacher of Religion and Philosophy. You should have a passion for learning and teaching that energises young people and allows them to develop the skills and attitudes they will need for their futures.

This is an exciting opportunity for an experienced teacher to join our vibrant and ambitious school. The successful candidate will have the potential to become an outstanding teacher and have an unwavering commitment to ensuring our students achieve their goals.

The department is popular in the School both at GCSE and A Level and is well-resourced. The school operates a three year Key Stage 4.

The King Alfred School is a thriving 11-18 mixed comprehensive with 1207 students on roll serving the towns of Burnham-on-Sea, Highbridge and surrounding villages. 

Application form and further details are available from the School Office; school website www.kingalfred.somerset.sch.uk or www.somerset.gov.uk/job

Please send your application to Mrs Sarah Bradley, Headteacher’s PA at the school address or email to sbradley@kingalfred.somerset.sch.uk.

Closing date :  Wednesday, 14th March 2018 (12 noon)
 (may be subject to change based on volume of applications)

Interviews : Wednesday, 21st March 2018

The King Alfred School has a commitment to Safeguarding and all posts require a criminal background check via CRB, medical clearance and references. We welcome applications regardless of age, gender, disability, ethnicity or religion.

As an Equal Opportunities and Disability Confident employer we actively encourage applications from people with disabilities. If you have a disability you only need to meet the minimum qualifying criteria for the post you have applied for and you will be guaranteed an interview.

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More about The King Alfred School
Address: Burnham Road, Highbridge, Somerset, TA9 3EE, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 1278 784881