Head of RE, with the possibility of whole school responsibility, London

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St Thomas the Apostle CollegeLondon

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Start date: 1 September 2018
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: Leadership Scale
Contract term: Permanent
Suitable for NQTs: No

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. 

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. 

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

In order to apply for this role, please click ‘Apply’ and submit the online application form.

Deadline for returning your completed application form is mid-day on Monday 19th March 2018. 

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. An enhanced DBS check is required.

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More about St Thomas the Apostle College
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: Secondary
Funding status: State - Voluntary Aided
Gender: Boys
Age Range: 11 - 16 years
Denomination: Roman Catholic
Address: Hollydale Road, Nunhead, London, London, SE15 2EB, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 20 7639 0106
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