Teacher of RE


The Governors are seeking to appoint a well-qualified, energetic, enthusiastic and inspirational teacher, with a real passion for Religious Education to deliver high quality lessons that develop a love of the subject.  The successful candidate will be a team player who is passionate about all aspects of RE with a drive to make a difference.

The successful applicant will work as part of a dedicated team to improve standards even further in this already thriving faculty.  If you are a committed professional, enjoy a challenge and are passionate about raising standards and making a difference, you are the person we want working with us.

The successful candidate will: 

- Be an outstanding practitioner

- Be able to offer RE at KS3 & KS4 

- Have the ability to develop a love of RE in order to maintain high standards 

- Have an in depth knowledge of the RE  National Curriculum as well as the Lancashire SACRE curriculum. 

Worden is a comprehensive Converter Academy that has a proven track record of sustained improvement and growth.  In January 2020 the school underwent its second consecutive, and successful, section 8 inspection.  Erica Sharman, HMI, confirmed that Academy@Worden continues to be a good school.  She also highlighted ‘that we have a strong and enthusiastic leadership team who have brought about improvement in all areas of the curriculum, including pupils’ personal development. Leaders have improved outcomes for pupils in the GCSE examinations. The progress that pupils make by the time they leave Year 11 is now higher than the national average’.


Worden is committed to promoting the welfare of children and expects all staff to share this commitment. The successful applicant will need to undertake an enhanced DBS disclosure and appointment will be subject to receipt of suitable references, qualifications and identity checks.

Interviews: w/c 8/3/2021 – 26/3/2021

More Information can be found at www.academyatworden.co.uk 

Application forms and covering letter can be emailed to the Business Manager reedm@wordenacademy.co.uk  


Essential Qualifications - Degree in a relevant subject. 

- PGCE or equivalent. 

- Qualified teacher status or ability to work in secondary schools under the Wolf review recommendations (QTLS). 

Desirable Qualifications - Recent Inset in subject related issues. 

Essential Experience - An effective teacher with a proven track record of raising attainment with experience in teaching all ability groups. 

- Ability to share their experience to sustain a curriculum which is sensitive to the needs of all children. 

Desirable Experience - Involvement in departmental development and improvement. 

Interviews: w/c 8/3/2021 6/3/2021

For an informal discussion please contact: Headteacher - Mr A Hammersley. 

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