Head of Religious Studies and Philosophy, Birmingham

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King Edward's SchoolBirmingham

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Start date: 1 September 2018
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: Salary scale is significantly above the state sector.
Contract term: Permanent
Suitable for NQTs: No

King Edward’s School is seeking an inspirational candidate to join a strong department as Head of Religious Studies and Philosophy, on a full-time, permanent basis. This post affords an excellent opportunity for the right candidate to join an exceptional team. 

King Edward’s is one of the most interesting, diverse and intellectually ambitious independent schools in the country, situated in a green ‘oasis’ close to the heart of England’s second city; both the school and the city are at an exciting stage of development. 

The school teaches IGCSE and the International Baccalaureate Diploma (although IB experience is not essential for this post), and the salary scale is significantly above the state sector. 

Further details and an application form can be found on the school’s website, www.kes.org.uk 

Applications, including a letter and a completed application form, should be sent by email to Becky Smith, HR Manager at recruitment@kes.org.uk.  

Closing Date: noon on Monday 26 February 2018

Interviews: week commencing Monday 5 March 2018

King Edward’s School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and all applicants must be willing to undergo child protection screening appropriate to the post, including checks with past employers and the Disclosure and Barring Service.



An Independent HMC Day School for Boys aged 11-18

850 pupils, 210 in the Sixth Form 

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More about King Edward's School
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: Secondary with sixth form
Funding status: Independent
Gender: Boys
Age Range: 11 - 18 years
Address: Edgbaston Park Road, Birmingham, West Midlands, B15 2UA, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 121 472 1672
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King Edward’s School is an independent boys’ secondary school with sixth form, located in Edgbaston, Birmingham. There are approximately 850 pupils aged 11-18. The school shares its site with King Edward VI High School for Girls – the schools are sep...