Lichfield Cathedral School is a flourishing co-educational independent school in Staffordshire for ages 3 to 18. Our school community is based on core values of learning, faith, leadership and service, whose purpose is to educate and inspire young people to become confident, enthusiastic and responsible members of society.
Set in the historic Cathedral Close, we draw upon our substantial heritage to provide an exceptional education. We work hard to provide an imaginative and challenging curriculum that focuses on academic excellence, music, the creative and performing arts, sports and service to the community. We are proud to have created a happy and supportive environment nurturing the talents that each child has within.
Head of Religious Studies – Full time Maternity Cover
We are looking for an enthusiastic, motivated and qualified teacher who has proven track record of accelerating progress and attainment in Religious Studies and is able to secure high level achievement.
This role is a one year maternity cover post to begin in September 2017 until July 2018, and you will be committed to delivering high standards of teaching and learning, and be an outstanding classroom practitioner, you will also take on various Head of Department duties.
You must be able to teach Religious Studies up to and including A Level. The teaching of Philosophy and Ethics at A Level would also be highly desirable.
As a teacher you will join a thriving team who teach across the age and ability range throughout the school. You will have an ability to build, develop and maintain strong and positive with all students, parents and colleagues alike. All staff are expected to contribute to the wider aspects of school life
Following the recent excellent ISI Inspection received by the School, we are looking for the right candidate to fill this role to continue to deliver the outstanding education reflected in our most recent report.
The closing date for applications is Wednesday 28th June 2017. Interviews to be held week commencing 3rd July 2017.
If you are interested in applying for this position, full details and an application form may be obtained on the School’s website, www.lichfieldcathedralschool.com
Completed applications to Miss S Bayley Lichfield Cathedral School, The Palace, The Close, Lichfield, Staffs., WS13 7LH.
Lichfield Cathedral School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and all applicants will be subject to DBS disclosure in accordance with the DBS Code of Practice. Registered Charity No. 1137481 Company No. 07302696