Teacher of Religious Studies, Sutton, Surrey

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Greenshaw High SchoolSutton, Surrey

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Start date: ASAP
Contract type: Part Time / Full Time
Salary: Main/Upper Pay Scale (Outer London)
Contract term: Maternity Cover

Teacher of Religious Studies 

Start date: ASAP

Full Time and Temporary Contract (maternity cover)

Main Pay Scale / Upper Pay Scale (Outer London)


Part time applications on a 0.6 or 0.8 basis are also welcome.

Are you looking for an opportunity to work in a successful, dynamic, and forward thinking school? Do you want to work in a successful and popular Religious Studies department?

Greenshaw High School is a highly over-subscribed 11-19 comprehensive school situated in Sutton, south-west London, and is part of the Greenshaw Learning Trust. Greenshaw has a reputation for providing a dynamic education within a happy and caring environment, and we are proud of our successes as a genuine comprehensive school. We are committed to achieving the best for the youngsters in our care, refusing to accept that there is a limit on what can be achieved. We are ambitious for our school and the professional development of our staff is at the forefront of our improvement. 

We are looking for a talented and committed Religious Studies teacher, with a passion for teaching their subject and the ability to inspire our students. The successful candidate will play a central role in our thriving Religious Studies department, teaching Religious Studies up to Key Stage 4. There may also be the opportunity to teach Religious Studies at Key Stage 5. 

Religious Studies is popular at Greenshaw: many students choose to study it at Key Stage 5, and it continues to be a well-respected course. Religious Studies is delivered throughout the school by an innovative and ambitious team of specialists, who aim to nurture, promote and develop students’ understanding and enjoyment of their subject through methodology and practice. The team work together collaboratively, with everyone making their own valuable contributions to ensure the development and success of the department. 

How to Apply

If you are interested in applying please visit our website www.greenshaw.co.uk for further details and to download an application form. 

Completed application forms should be submitted by email to recruitment@greenshaw.co.uk or by post to the HR Department, Greenshaw High School, Grennell Road, Sutton, Surrey, SM1 3DY.

A statement of suitability should be submitted with the application form. Please note that we do not accept CVs.

The closing date for applications is 12pm, Monday 11th December 2017.

Interviews will be held shortly thereafter.

Pre-application visits to our school are encouraged. Please contact recruitment@greenshaw.co.uk to arrange a visit.

Greenshaw High School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children therefore appointment to this position requires an enhanced DBS disclosure.

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More about Greenshaw High School
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: Secondary with sixth form
Funding status: State - Academy
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 11 - 18 years
Denomination: Non-denominational
Address: Grennell Road, Sutton, Surrey, SM1 3DY, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 20 87151001
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Greenshaw High School is a highly over-subscribed 11-19 comprehensive school situated in Sutton, south west London. 

At Greenshaw, we have a tradition of combining both high expectations for all of our students and a curriculum that is forward-l...