• Expected start date

    1 September 2021

  • Application deadline

    22 June 2021 at 9:00am

  • Date listed

    7 June 2021

Job details

Job role
Teacher
Working pattern
Full-time only
Contract type
Permanent
Salary
Excellent, Depending on Experience

Job summary

Teacher of Philosophy & Ethics

Required for September 2021

Are you looking for a school that is keen to support your development, one in which you will be encouraged to stretch yourself and try new initiatives? If so, we would love to show you our school. Set in the Chiltern Hills yet only a 30-minute train ride from central London, Hazlemere is a great place to live and work. Our school is a dynamic learning community which promotes individual and collaborative success for all.

This is an exciting time for the school as we are looking for a Teacher of Philosophy & Ethics with a passion to work with young people to drive their success even further. In return, you can expect effective support from our strong leadership team along with a hardworking, talented, and passionate staff body. We are committed to professional development and there is considerable opportunity for career development within the school.

We are looking for a person who has:

· A belief in the ability of all students to achieve

· A desire to see continuous school improvement

· A passion for raising student achievement

· A potential to teach at all key stages

· A commitment to teamwork and a sense of fun

In return you will receive:

· In return you will receive ongoing support and development in an environment that focuses on student and staff health and well-being

· Free car parking on site

· Free use of the school gym

· Treat Tuesday

· Opportunities to further develop your skills and expertise

· An additional payment of £1,000 will be made to any successful candidate applying directly to the school rather than through an agency (Fixed for 1 year only)

The successful candidate will be subject to an enhanced DBS check.

We welcome applications regardless of age, gender, disability, ethnicity or religion.

Sir William Ramsay is committed to the protection and safety of its students and staff.

A job description and personal spec along with the application form are available on our website at www.swr.school. Please complete the application form and email it to Michelle French (Head’s PA) at mfrench@swr.school

Closing Date: 0900 Tuesday 22nd June 2021

Interviews: TBC 

Supporting documents

If you need these documents in an accessible format, please contact the school.

School overview

School type
Academy, ages 11 to 18
Education phase
Secondary
School size
995 pupils enrolled
Age range
11 to 18
Contact email
mfrench@swr.school

About Sir William Ramsay School

Vision
Sir William Ramsay School is a dynamic learning community which promotes individual and collaborative success for all.
Mission
We aim to achieve our vision by:

Raising students above the ordinary by developing and delivering lifelong learning which transforms lives
Ensuring every person feels valued, safe and happy
Enabling students to feel proud of themselves, and celebrate the success of others
Promoting a culture of mutual respect where everyone is treated as a valued member of the school community
Encouraging positive communication so that words and actions are thoughtful, supportive and motivational
Placing parents and carers at the heart of the life of the school
Having highly dedicated and well-qualified staff who are committed to continuous professional development
Adopting an ethos of continuous improvement within all aspects of school life 

School location

Rose Avenue, High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire, HP15 7UB

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