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    23 February 2024 at 9am

  • Date listed

    8 February 2024

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Religious Education

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Full-time equivalent salary

£30,000.00 - £46,525.00 Annually (FTE)

Teacher of RE job summary

Teacher of RE

We are looking for an inspirational and forward-thinking Teacher of RE. The humanities faculty (comprising History, Geography and RE) is a friendly, hard-working team, RE is a popular subject throughout all year groups and therefore we are looking for someone who can bring passion and knowledge to the classroom through engaging and exciting lessons.

Religious Education is delivered at Key Stage 3 and Key Stage 4 where Religious Studies runs as an option subject with sustained strong results. The evolution of the curriculum is a priority moving forward so that our students learn about, and from, a broad range of perspectives to inform reflections on the modern world and key disciplinary themes. We also deliver a core RE programme at KS4 on a once fortnightly basis that deals with many of thematic issues taught at GCSE RS.

The school was accredited as World Class in July 2021 and as such, we are committed to providing a world-class education for every student through a well-designed and balanced curriculum. Our established culture provides a calm, safe and stimulating learning environment.

Ethical leadership is at the core of all decision making at Southfield. As such, staff are valued, treated with respect and afforded a diverse range of opportunities that come with professional trust. We place significant emphasis on working collegiately as a staff to share our expertise and subsequently enhance the learning experience with our students. Every member of the staff is involved in a variety of professional learning programmes that take place every Wednesday across the academic year. All teachers are members of the Chartered College of Teaching providing access to the latest evidence and research.

You would be joining a friendly, hard-working team, with an ethos of collaborative planning and shared resources.

The post will ideally start September 2024; however an April 2024 would also be considered

It is also likely that some TLR opportunities will be arising soon that successful applicants would be eligible to apply for. With our trust growing, we are likely to have many more career development opportunities coming up in future.

The Closing date for applications is 9 am Friday 23rd February 2024

Interviews will be help on Wednesday 28th February 2024.

We may interview suitable candidates prior to the closing date.

t: 01536 513063

e: recruitment@southfieldsch.co.uk

Southfield School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children. The successful applicant will be required to undergo enhanced DBS clearance. The school is committed to Equal Opportunities in Employment.

Commitment to safeguarding

Southfield School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.

This means that we have a Child Protection Policy and procedures in place which we refer to in our prospectus. All staff (including supply staff, volunteers and governors) must ensure that they are aware of these procedures. Parents and carers are welcome to read the policy and other related policies to be found in the statutory information section.

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About Southfield School for Girls

School type
Academy, ages 11 to 18
Education phase
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School size
1169 pupils enrolled
Age range
11 to 18

Southfield School for Girls is a high performing girls school that admits boys to the sixth form.

Consistently in the top 5% in the country for Progress 8 scores we offer a rounded education where the 'whole' student is a top priority and academic excellence is matched by high quality pastoral care and excellent opportunities for every student to be outstanding both in and out of school.

A licensed DofE provider - we live what we teach.

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