Head of RE and/or Sociology, Bourne Academy

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South Lincolnshire Academies TrustBourne Academy

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Start date: January 2018
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: MPS/UPS + TLR2c
Contract term: Permanent
Suitable for NQTs: No

South Lincolnshire Academies Trust (encompassing Bourne Academy and Spalding Academy), are seeking to appoint an inspirational, dynamic, highly motivated, innovative, enthusiastic, well-qualified and committed Head of Sociology and/or Head of RE to work at the Bourne Academy site.    

Bourne is an attractive market town offering affordable housing in a beautiful area and with easy access to London, Nottingham, Cambridge, Leicester and Peterborough (London Kings Cross is only 45 minutes by train from Peterborough).    

This is an exciting opportunity for an aspiring Head of Department.    

The successful candidate will have:  

  • Qualified teacher status; 
  • Be able to teach their subject specialism (either RE or Sociology) to Key Stage 3 and 4;
  • The ability to motivate students and achieve excellent results; 
  • Excellent organisational and ICT skills; 
  • The capacity to work collaboratively as part of a team; 
  • A passion for the subject and the ability to share this with young people.  

If you would you like to forward your career, this superb opportunity may be for you.  The Trust offers exceptionally pleasant working environments.  Both Bourne and Spalding sites are a calm and safe place, where staff and students work hard, achieve a great deal and enjoy excellent working relationships.   

The Trust is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all its staff and volunteers to share this commitment.  All post holders are subject to a satisfactory disclosure prior to taking up an offer of employment.  

For an application form and further information please visit our website www.bourneacademy.org.  Closing date for applications is 9am Thursday 19 October 2017.  Interviews will follow shortly thereafter.

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Address: C/o Bourne Academy, Edinburgh Crescent, Bourne, Lincolnshire, PE10 9DT, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 1778 422365