Subject Leader of Religious Studies and Social Sciences (Sociology and Psychology), Leeds

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Bishop Young Church of England AcademyLeeds

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Contract type: Full Time
Salary: MPS + TLR1a
Contract term: Permanent


Bishops Way, Leeds LS14 6NU |Executive Principal: Carol Kitson, Principal: Paul Cooper 

Subject Leader of Religious Studies and Social Sciences (Sociology and Psychology)

Salary MPS + TLR1a  

Advert Reference: BYA14

Required for September 2018

Bishop Young C of E Academy is a thriving 11-18 Church of England convertor Academy which serves communities right across the city of Leeds. We are part of a newly formed and growing multi academy trust, Abbey Multi Academy Trust.

We are looking to appoint a highly motivated teacher to join our Humanities Department and to lead RE and Social Sciences. The successful candidate will show a passion for teaching and learning and be committed to achieving the very best outcomes for our students. You will be required to teach throughout the age and ability range to GCSE. The ability to teach A Level would be an advantage. The successful candidate would also take on the strategic leadership of Religious Students and Social Sciences and work closely with the Chaplaincy team to shape the Christian life of our school community. 

This is an exciting opportunity for a committed and passionate teacher to join a successful and CPD focused department where new initiatives are welcomed and encouraged. 

This is a genuinely exciting time to join our Academy. If you are looking to join an Academy with happy positive and polite students and staff then we want to hear from you.

To obtain an application pack please visit or email 

The closing date for applications is 9.00 am Friday 25th May 2018 with interviews held shortly after.

Bishop Young C of E Academy is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people. An enhanced disclosure from the DBS will be required for this post. 

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More about Bishop Young Church of England Academy
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: Secondary with sixth form
Funding status: State - Academy
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 11 - 18 years
Address: Bishop's Way, Off North Parkway, Seacroft, Leeds, West Yorkshire, LS14 6NU, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 113 273 9100
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Bishop Young Church of England Academy is based in East Leeds. The academy was formerly known as the David Young Community Academy and has recently changed its name as it moves int...