Teacher of Religious Studies, Sutton, Surrey

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Greenshaw High SchoolSutton, Surrey

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Start date: September 2018
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: Main Pay Scale points 1-6 (Outer London)
Contract term: Permanent
Suitable for NQTs: Yes

Are you looking for an opportunity to work in a successful, dynamic, and forward thinking school? Do you want to work in a successful and popular Religious Studies department?

Greenshaw High School is a highly over-subscribed 11-19 comprehensive school situated in Sutton, south-west London, and is part of the Greenshaw Learning Trust. Greenshaw has a reputation for providing a dynamic education within a happy and caring environment, and we are proud of our successes as a genuine comprehensive school. We are committed to achieving the best for the youngsters in our care, refusing to accept that there is a limit on what can be achieved. We are ambitious for our school and the professional development of our staff is at the forefront of our improvement. 

We are looking for a talented and committed Religious Studies teacher, with a passion for teaching their subject and the ability to inspire our students. The successful candidate will play a central role in our thriving Religious Studies department, teaching Religious Studies up to Key Stage 4. There may also be the opportunity to teach Religious Studies at Key Stage 5. 

Religious Studies is popular at Greenshaw: many students choose to study it at Key Stage 5, and it continues to be a well-respected course. The Religious Studies Department is a thriving, positive team which aims to ensure that all students think critically about their beliefs and the views of others, and to engage fully in developing as responsible, tolerant and informed young people. The department offers opportunities for all staff members to engage fully in professional growth, and to really excel as a classroom teacher.

How to Apply

If you are interested in applying please download an application form.

Completed application forms should be submitted by email to recruitment@greenshaw.co.uk or by post to the HR Department, Greenshaw High School, Grennell Road, Sutton, Surrey, SM1 3DY.

A statement of suitability should be submitted with the application form. Please note that we do not accept CVs.

The closing date for applications is 10am, Wednesday 21st March 2018.

Interviews will be held on Monday 26th March 2018.

The School reserves the right to commence the interview process at any time prior to the closing date so early application is recommended.

Pre-application visits to our school are encouraged. Please contact recruitment@greenshaw.co.uk to arrange a visit.

Greenshaw High School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children therefore appointment to this position requires an enhanced DBS disclosure.

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More about Greenshaw High School
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: Secondary with sixth form
Funding status: State - Academy
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 11 - 18 years
Denomination: Non-denominational
Address: Grennell Road, Sutton, Surrey, SM1 3DY, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 20 87151001
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Greenshaw High School is a highly over-subscribed 11-19 comprehensive school situated in Sutton, south west London. 

At Greenshaw, we have a tradition of combining both high expectations for all of our students and a curriculum that is forward-l...