St Damian’s is a heavily oversubscribed Roman Catholic Science College which is committed to the professional development of staff and promoting the welfare of children.
We are seeking a well qualified, enthusiastic and innovative Subject Leader of RE to further the development of the RE Department. The person we are looking for will be committed to enthusing children of all abilities, be passionate about teaching and learning and will be supportive of the College’s Catholic ethos. It is a very exciting time to be joining the St Damian’s community.
Our August 2017 results in Religious Education are our best ever and we are proud to say that we broke all previous records. Our A*- C figure was 92% and an amazing 46% of our pupils achieved a grade A*/A. On top of our fantastic RE results we achieved record pupil GCSE outcomes across the board. Our standard Ebacc was 61% with a strong Ebacc figure of 49%. These are well above the national average and show the high standards that we have set at St Damian’s.
St Damian’s is situated on the Tameside and Oldham border and is widely recognised for the quality of care it provides for all pupils and the professional opportunities afforded to all colleagues.
The College is committed to safeguarding children and expects all staff to share this commitment. The successful candidate will be subject to an enhanced DBS disclosure. CES application forms can be downloaded from www.cesew.org.uk and further details are available from our website www.stdamians.co.uk. Completed Applications should be returned to the school F.A.O Mr S Logue, Headteacher.
To apply and for an application form please visit www.greater.jobs
Closing date for Applications: Thursday 28th September 2017 at 12 noon.
Interviews will take place on Tuesday 3rd October 2017
ST DAMIAN’S R.C. SCIENCE COLLEGE
Ashton Under Lyne
Lancashire OL6 8BH
Tel: 0161 330 5974
Fax: 0161 331 4744
Mr S Logue, BA (Hons), M.Ed., NPQH Headteacher