Teacher of Religious Studies, Surrey

Closing date:Expiring soon

The Ashcombe SchoolSurrey

Date posted:
Start date: September 2020
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: £25,543 - £41,635MPS/UPR
Contract term: Permanent
Suitable for NQTs: Yes

This is an excellent opportunity for a Teacher of Religious Studies to work at a high achieving, fully comprehensive school in Dorking in Surrey.

  • Religious Studies is a vibrant  and successful department within the school with outstanding results 
  • A supportive climate in which there is much cooperation, resulting in detailed schemes of work and excellent resources 
  • We work closely with other departments, particularly in Years 7 and 8 where we contribute towards Humanities which is delivered by the History, R.S. and Geography departments 
  • R.S. is popular across the school with both short-course and full course GCSE and A-Level Philosophy and Ethics taught. We have excellent take up at GCSE

NQT salary backdated to 1st August

Excellent NQT programme, commended in Investors in People Report, "a great place to work". 

Regular professional development opportunities are offered.

Nursery on site with reduced rates for staff.

The school has been highly sought-after for many years, with very high levels of interest again for September 2020. This is due to a wide range of factors including its facilities, academic results, standards of teaching, pastoral care, the wide range of trips and extra-curricular activities and the resultant attitudes of its pupils. 

In its January 2019 visit, Ofsted commented that “Pupils’ attitudes towards learning are very positive. Pupils are attentive and responsive in equal measure in lessons. As a result, there is a very harmonious learning atmosphere".

Closing date is 5pm on Monday 27th January 2020

The Ashcombe School,

Ashcombe Road, Dorking, Surrey RH4 1LY

Tel: 01306 886312


More about The Ashcombe School
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: Secondary
Funding status: State - Academy
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 11 - 18 years
Denomination: Non-denominational
Address: Ashcombe Road, Dorking, Surrey, RH4 1LY, United Kingdom. View in Google Maps
Telephone: +44 1306 886312
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