RE Head of Department, Maternity Cover, Oxfordshire

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St Gregory the Great Catholic SchoolOxfordshire
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Start date: May 2020
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: TMS / UPS plus TLR1b (£9,928)
Contract term: Maternity Cover
Suitable for NQTs: No

St Gregory the Great School has an amazing opportunity for a passionate and engaging Head of Department for Religious Education to join our thriving and dynamic faculty from May 2020. We are looking for a well-qualified specialist, with a passion for RE and PHSE. It is also important that you wish to play an active and collaborative role in the school, contributing to a strong culture of sharing best practice, resources and ideas. You will be joining a supportive and welcoming team.

This is a rapidly improving school where teaching and learning, curriculum innovation and quality is at the heart of everything we do. 

The department motivates students through an innovative curriculum where every student is encouraged to achieve. Religious Education classrooms are well resourced and offer a stimulating environment, which fosters a culture of mutual respect for successful learning. 

The ideal candidate will: 

• Have excellent communication skills and the ability to promote high quality teaching & learning; 

• Have the ability to support, challenge and inspire our students, encouraging them be ambitious for themselves

• Have the ability to embrace and contribute to the vision and direction of the school and department as we strive for further success together.

As we are a Catholic school, applicants must complete the CES application form in order to be considered for interview. Please click on the link for a CES application form and further details about the post. It really is worth seeing St Gregory’s at its best during the working day and visits are welcome. Please contact Fiona Easton on the above number or email: if you would like to arrange a visit or if you would like further information.

Our organisation is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and adults.  All employees, workers and volunteers share this commitment which is reflected in our recruitment and selection processes.

More about St Gregory the Great Catholic School
Address: Cricket Road, Cowley, Oxford, Oxfordshire, OX4 3DR, United Kingdom. View in Google Maps
Telephone: +44 1865 749933