Head of Religious Studies
Required for January 2019
Silcoates is a successful independent co-educational day school with a long and proud history. We achieve excellent academic results and offer a broad and stimulating variety of co-curricular activities. We are looking for a talented and dynamic individual to join our friendly team as Head of Religious Studies.
The school is set in 50 acres of grounds in Wrenthorpe, near Wakefield, within easy reach of the M1 and M62, offering an all-through, fully co-educational day school experience for children from 3 to 18.
You should be an excellent classroom practitioner and proven leader with a passion for your subject. You should be able to demonstrate extensive subject knowledge coupled with up to date knowledge of teaching and learning best practice. We are looking for an outstanding candidate with experience of leading a small team and teaching Religious Studies to both GCSE and A Level.
As well as teaching excellence, the successful candidate will be able to demonstrate a commitment to the ethos and aims of the School and a commitment to co-curricular activities.
You should have strong interpersonal and ICT skills and a good knowledge of positive behaviour management techniques.
Full details of the post are available on our website: https://www.silcoates.org.uk/information/vacancies/
Silcoates School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children. Applicants must be willing to undergo child protection screening, including checks with past employers and DBS.
Closing date: Tuesday 19th June, 9am
Interviews: Tuesday 3rd July