Head of RE

St Thomas the Apostle CollegeSouthwark

We are looking to appoint an experienced, motivated and inspirational Head of Religious Education to lead this core curriculum area and join our team of outstanding leaders and managers.

We are looking for an excellent classroom practitioner with proven leadership skills to manage our highly successful RE department and ensure that the leadership and development of the subject are to the highest level.

One of the key roles of the post is to oversee the continued strength of RE in the school and ensure our Catholic ethos is not only delivered in lessons but embedded throughout the wider school. You will take responsibility for the development of the RE curriculum and for establishing, monitoring and evaluating the quality and standards of provision in relation to student performance, progression and learning as set by the head teacher and governing body. You will also need to ensure outstanding provision for all learners and to take a lead role in raising the standards of achievement and attainment in the subject. Additionally, you will take play a pivotal role in driving the Catholic ethos of the school.

We offer a highly supportive environment and are committed to ensuring outstanding teaching, behaviour and achievement.

This is a key post, suitable for a practising Catholic who has a strong and inspired vision for Catholic education. We will offer you the opportunity to develop your leadership skills and experience within an outstanding and highly supportive setting.

With our expanding Sixth Form and our desire and drive to continue moving forward, this is an exciting time for you to join our team.

Visits to the school are warmly encouraged - please contact Charlotte Eels on 020 7639 0106 to arrange.

For an application pack, please visit our website www.stac.uk.com or email Miss Eels at c.eels@stac.southwark.sch.uk.

Deadline for returning your completed application form is mid-day on Wednesday 14 April 2021.

Interviews to take place w/c 19th April 2021.

Please note, only shortlisted candidates will be contacted and invited for interview.

St Thomas the Apostle reserves the right to close adverts earlier than the stated deadline.

Our school is an equal opportunities employer and committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children. DBS check required.

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