Deadline is today

  • Job start date

    1 January 2024

  • Closing date

    26 September 2023 at 12pm (midday)

  • Date listed

    13 September 2023

Job details

Visa sponsorship

No, visa sponsorship not available

Key stage

Key stage 3, Key stage 4

Working pattern

Contract type


Pay scale


What skills and experience we're looking for

Wildern Secondary School is a large over-subscribed secondary school in Hedge End, Southampton and we are looking for a passionate, enthusiastic, creative Subject Leader – RE to join our school. We are part of the Wildern Academy Trust which comprises of Wildern School, Deer Park Secondary School and Boorley Park Primary School.

What the school offers its staff

Benefits of working for our trust include: • Helping to shape the futures of children in our community

  • Welcoming, Supportive, Friendly and sociable colleagues
  • An Amazing Competitive salary • Excellent Continuing Professional Development with high quality CPD program
  • Many opportunities for career progression • Generous Sick Pay Scheme
  • Free large on-site car park

• Good transport links • Workplace Pension Scheme • Enrolment in the Teachers’ Pension Scheme • A tax efficient Cycle-to-Work scheme through salary sacrifice • An amazing rate for staff membership at our modern on-site Leisure Centre

Further details about the role

Benefits of working within our RE Department include:

  • Very friendly and supportive small team with a passion and love of RE
  • Excellent record of GCSE results
  • 3 year KS4 that follows the AQA exam - Christianity, Islam and Themes
  • A diverse range of subjects taught at KS3 and KS4 including explorations of religions, philosophical units and moral and ethical components
  • Well-resourced schemes of learning which are adapted and updated regularly to ensure subject knowledge is relevant and engaging for us and our students which are shared centrally with the team
  • Opportunities to develop CPD through curriculum meetings and workshops with the team as well as whole school twilights.
  • Great access to ICT facilities

Commitment to safeguarding

Wildern Academy Trust is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. We will ensure that all our recruitment and selection practices reflect this commitment. All successful candidates will be subject to Disclosure and Barring Service checks along with other relevant employment checks.

Applying for the job

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About Wildern School

School type
Academy, ages 11 to 16
Education phase
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School size
1921 pupils enrolled
Age range
11 to 16
Email address

Wildern School is a popular, oversubscribed secondary school situated in the Southampton suburbs. We are a school with significant strength in the CPD of staff, developing our teachers for the next stage of their careers. All students and staff alike can take advantage of excellent facilities which include a lecture theatre, digital media suites, a recording studio, both PC and Mac Suites, community sports centre and access to a professional theatre. We are part of the Wildern Academy Trust which comprises of Wildern School, Deer Park Secondary School and Boorley Park Primary School. This is an exciting time for the trust and all colleagues joining us.

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