Teacher of Religious Education, Newcastle upon Tyne

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Gosforth AcademyNewcastle upon Tyne
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Start date: September 2018 (or as soon as possible thereafter)
Contract type: Part Time
Salary: Salary: MPR/UPR £22917 - £38633, pro rata salary £13,747 – 23,175
Contract term: Permanent

Gosforth Federated Academies – Principal: Hugh Robinson

Come to work in a thriving community. Gosforth Federated Academies comprises three schools (Gosforth Academy, North Gosforth Academy and Gosforth Junior High Academy) committed to providing a superb education for pupils from Year 5 through to Year 13.

Gosforth Academy is a successful school which was rated ‘outstanding’ in its most recent Ofsted inspection. We are seeking a skilful and committed Teacher of RE to join an outstanding department in an exciting phase of the Academy’s development.

You will have the skills necessary to teach Religious Education across key stages 3 and 4 and ideally, to offer the subject at A-level. This is an opportunity to contribute to the success and excellence of a popular and well supported subject area.

What we need:

  • A passion for Religious Education as an academic discipline
  • The ability to teach the subject to GCSE, and, ideally A-level
  • Excellent organisational skills
  • An ability to work effectively within a supportive team environment
  • Consistently high expectations of pupils and yourself
  • Excellent communication and ICT skills
  • A commitment to fresh and exciting methods of delivering the curriculum.

We can offer you:

  • An opportunity to work with highly-skilled professionals
  • Enthusiastic and motivated students
  • An exciting and extensive commitment to professional development
  • A large, vibrant Sixth form
  • A school with its community at heart
  • Low-cost membership to an on-site gym and excellent sports facilities
  • An exciting programme of staff ‘well-being’ activities, from football to surfing!

Contract term: Part time 19.46 hours per week

This is an exceptional opportunity to make a difference within a positive and exciting environment. If you share our community’s ethos of progression, diversity and dynamism then we would be delighted to hear from you.

Gosforth Academy is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children. The successful applicant will be required to undergo enhanced DBS clearance.

If you have the skills and experience we’re looking for, we’d love to hear from you!

For further details please email hr@ga.newcastle.sch.uk . Alternatively visit our website www.gosforthacademy.org.uk . Completed application forms to be returned to Mr Hugh Robinson, Principal to the address above.

Closing date for receipt of applications is 12 noon on Friday 1 June 2018

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More about Gosforth Academy
Address: Knightsbridge, Great North Road, Gosforth, Newcastle upon Tyne, Tyne And Wear, NE3 2JH, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 191 2851000