Teacher of Religious Studies, Barnstaple, Devon

Closing date:Expiring tomorrow

West Buckland SchoolBarnstaple, Devon

Date posted:
Start date: Appointment as of late August 2019.
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: Competitive
Contract term: Permanent
Suitable for NQTs: Yes

West Buckland is a school founded in 1858 intended to offer an excellent education based on Christian values. It stands in nearly 100 acres of grounds, surrounded by farmland, near the western edge of Exmoor. Its rural location is outstandingly beautiful. The school is now a leading, multi-cultural community for boys and girls across North Devon and beyond.

It is envisaged that this will be a full time appointment. However, applicants interested in a significant part-time appointment are welcome to apply. There is a probation period of one academic year. Whilst advertised as an appointment as a teacher of RS, there is an opportunity for the right applicant to be considered for further appointment as the Head of RS. Applicants should identify in their cover letter if they wish to be considered for appointment to the Head of RS. 

The successful candidate will be expected to contribute to the wider life of the school and its community; this will be discussed at interview. Salary will commensurate with qualifications, the schools pay scale is in line with Local Authority Main & Upper pay scales.

If you would like to discuss the position further, please contact the Director of Studies, Mr Chris Burrows, by email: cjb@westbuckland.com  in the first instance.

For further information on West Buckland School please visit the school website at www.westbuckland.com  

Please complete the application form and return in line with the detail in the job specification document. 

Applications can be emailed to recruitment@westbuckland.com  Emailed applications are welcomed, but please do not also post.

Interviews will be offered on receipt of a positive application form.

Closing date for applications – midday, 23rd April 2019.

Interviews – week of 29th April 2019

More about West Buckland School
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: All-through with sixth form
Funding status: Independent
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 3 - 18 years
Denomination: Christian
Address: West Buckland, Barnstaple, Devon, EX32 0SX, United Kingdom. View in Google Maps
Telephone: +44 1598 760281
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