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  • Start date details

    1st September 2024

  • Closing date

    29 April 2024 at 9am

  • Date listed

    22 March 2024

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Key stage

Key stage 3, Key stage 4, Key stage 5

Working pattern

Contract type

Permanent

Pay scale

MPS/UPS + TLR 2c

What skills and experience we're looking for

Job overview

Head of RE and Personal Development

Grade/Contract: MPS/UPS + TLR 2c

Contract: Permanent

Start Date: September 2024

Do you aspire to be a leader in an Outstanding School? We are looking to appoint a Head of Personal Development and RE to lead this highly successful department on the next stage of its journey. We are looking for applicants with ambition, drive and vision who are ready to take the next step in their career and who have the skills, expertise and passion to enthuse our young people and lead our staff to achieve consistently high standards.

This is an exciting opportunity for you to shape, enjoy and develop your career in our supportive college environment. You will be provided with the best resources and a programme of professional development that will enable you to develop your own skills whilst leading the drive for increasingly high standards in Personal Development and RE. The department is a part of our highly successful Humanities Faculty providing opportunities for collaboration with other driven and successful leaders and the wider Humanities team.

Wright Robinson College has been an ‘Outstanding School’ in every area of the Ofsted Inspection Framework since 2016 and we were immensely proud that our continued ‘Outstanding’ status wasconfirmed again recently in our October 2021 inspection under the new framework. We are fully committed to continuing to further raise academic standards and attainment, across an academic curriculum.

Wright Robinson College is committed to staff development and if you join our team you will be based in a friendly and supportive school with a state-of-the-art building, providing access to the latest resources to facilitate learning. As well as offering you a competitive salary,and access to our BUPA Healthy Minds Employee Assistance Programme,you will be provided with free access to on-site gym and pool facilities, a range of activities designed to support staff well-being and on-site parking. Located one mile from the city centre, on the East side of Manchester, we are easily accessible through local and regional transport links.

Have you got the desire, experience and ambition to join our Team? If so, we would be delighted to hear from you. Informal enquiries can be directed to Mrs Conway on 0161 826 1013.

For further information on the position, to see what our staff have to say about working for us please download the attachments and visit our website

Apply by: 9.00am Monday 29th April 2024


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Statement on Safeguarding

Wright Robinson College is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. All employment offers are made subject to an enhanced DBS check and satisfactory references. When appointing new staff, we will ask shortlisted candidates to complete a self-declaration of their criminal record and to provide any information that would deem them unsuitable to work with children.

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What the school offers its staff

Wright Robinson College is outstanding in every area of the Ofsted Inspection Framework. As an ‘Outstanding School’ we are totally committed to continuing to further raise academic standards and attainment, across an academic curriculum.

We have a state of the art building which is supported by the latest resources to support learning. We are located on the east side of Manchester with fantastic communication links across the Greater Manchester Conurbation.

Wright Robinson is a friendly and supportive school where you will be able to hone and develop your teaching skills. We are a highly supportive environment where our staff members are provided with the best resourcing and a programme of professional development that will enable our learners to access consistently good and outstanding pastoral care.

Watch all our recruitment videos here: https://wrightrobinson.co.uk/recruitment-videos/

When applying for a role please provide the contact details of your current headteacher as one of your referees where possible.


Commitment to safeguarding

Statement on Safeguarding

Wright Robinson College is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. All employment offers are made subject to an enhanced DBS check and satisfactory references. When appointing new staff, we will ask shortlisted candidates to complete a self-declaration of their criminal record and to provide any information that would deem them unsuitable to work with children.

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About Wright Robinson College

School type
Academy, ages 11 to 16
Education phase
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School size
1826 pupils enrolled
Age range
11 to 16
Phone number
01618261012

Wright Robinson is an outstanding 11-16 secondary school situated on the outskirts of central Manchester, in extensive grounds alongside Gorton reservoir and surrounding greenbelt.

The college has state of the art facilities set in an impressive campus which facilitates an exceptional learning environment.

As you enter the college you will find a calm and welcoming atmosphere. Visitors frequently comment on how impeccably well-mannered our students are.

Our ‘Team Ethos’ permeates all aspects of college life. Life here at Wright Robinson is so much more than what happens in the classroom and we are extremely proud to offer a wealth of opportunities to our students. A culture of mutual respect, positive outlook and a ‘can-do’ approach pervades our school. We have established a secure, stable and well-ordered environment and make no apologies for the high expectations of all pupils. Our Governors and Leaders are deeply committed to ensuring that every pupil can flourish, irrespective of their personal circumstances.

Our core purpose is to deliver consistently high-quality teaching and provide an education that enables our pupils to excel. The ambitious curriculum motivates and engages pupils to work extremely hard.

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