Teacher of Religious Studies, Burntwood

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Erasmus Darwin AcademyBurntwood
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Start date: 01/09/18 (an earlier start date may be possible)
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: £22,916 - £38,633 pa
Contract term: Maternity Cover
Suitable for NQTs: Yes


(An earlier start date may be possible)

We are seeking to appoint a well-qualified, effective and enthusiastic specialist in RE from September 2018, to cover a maternity leave at this highly successful, over-subscribed school which is firmly established as one of the highest performing secondary schools in Staffordshire. We gained ‘Good’ in our 2014 Ofsted inspection and as part of the Local Authority’s quality assurance strategy, we have Category 1 status, which is the highest category of school performance.

We expect the successful candidate to have the necessary knowledge and skills to teach Religious Education from Year 7 – Year 11. Religious Education is a popular and successful subject and all students at this school follow the full GCSE R.E. course.  We particularly welcome candidates who can offer Philosophy and Ethics at Advanced Level.

We invite applications from excellent classroom practitioners who can motivate, engage and inspire our students and work collaboratively with colleagues.  We offer a positive, friendly school culture, opportunities for further professional development and strong support from the Faculty Leaders and the Senior Leadership Team.

Applications are welcomed from experienced teachers or from trainee teachers who wish to begin their career and complete their NQT year in a highly supportive environment.

Salary: Pay range between £22,916 and £38,633 pa according to the Academy Pay Policy.

CLOSING DATE: 12 noon on Monday 26th February 2018

To apply for the post, please complete the application form and return to the Principal’s PA, Mrs Debbie Westwood, either by post or email d.westwood@eda.staffs.sch.uk

For further information regarding the Academy, please visit our website at www.erasmusdarwinacademy.co.uk

The Academy is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. This post is subject to a ‘disclosure’ check under the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974.

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Address: Pool Road, Burntwood, Staffordshire, WS7 3QW, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 1543 685828