Teacher of Religious Education Broadway Academy, Birmingham, West Midlands

Job description

Required for January 2020

Do you want to join and support the dedicated and passionate Humanities department?

We are looking for an ambitious and enthusiastic Religious Education teacher keen to develop their career at Broadway Academy. We are looking for someone who wants to grow in a supportive and dynamic environment. If you want to play a role in the ongoing development and growth RE within the Humanities department then this is your opportunity. You will bring energy, positivity and support to the vision of the Humanities department that every child deserves an excellent education.

Broadway Academy is a high performing academy in North Birmingham and RE results were outstanding last year. The academy benefits from state of the art facilities throughout, having moved into our new building in 2011.

The Department
You will be joining a supportive and dedicated Humanities team who passionately believe that every child should “enjoy and achieve” in school. The department consists of Citizenship, Geography, History and RE at key stages 3 and 4, and Criminology, Law, Psychology, Sociology and RE in the sixth form. As well as striving for academic excellence in school, the department runs a wide range of co-curricular trips to enhance understanding of individual subjects, as well as to improve pupils’ life experiences.

We believe in the potential of every student and we are on an exciting journey to “World Class”. If you are keen to work in a successful and growing academy which encourages staff to aim high in their own careers, this could be a great opportunity for you.

Find out more by coming to have a look around. Visits to the school are encouraged.

To arrange a visit, seek more information and to request a full application pack, please contact Paul Hunt at Hays Education:
T: 0121 236 4476
M: 07921 583 731
E: broadway@hays.com

You can also visit our dedicated recruitment website: www.hays.co.uk/jobs/broadway-academy

Closing date: 9am on Monday 14 October 2019

Broadway Academy is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. All appointments will be subject to a satisfactory enhanced DBS disclosure.

Essential educational requirements

First degree in relevant subject

Essential qualifications

Qualified teacher status or equivalent

Essential skills and experience

Experience of working with young people in a classroom

Employee benefits

You will benefit from working within a school, which encourages staff and students to be aspirational. Staff development is a priority and staff are empowered to continue their own learning. Alongside external training opportunities, the academy has developed an accelerated leadership programme linked to NPQML and NPQSL and offers a range of induction and CPD programmes.

About Broadway Academy

Broadway is a successful Academy with an inclusive ‘can do’ attitude which supports all young people in achieving their ambitions. This is captured in our motto: “Our Children, Our Community, Believe it can be done!” Our Academy develops, in partnership with parents, rounded, responsible, caring young adults who live the school’s values and contribute to the society that they live in. This is achieved by encouraging students to live out and practice the Academy values of Integrity, Respect, Optimism, Responsibility, Appreciation, Aspiration, Generosity and Inclusivity. Our curriculum is tailored to the particular needs of our community and designed so that all students maximise their academic potential so that they can flourish, both whilst at school and throughout their lives, as pro-active British citizens. We have a particular emphasis on ensuring that students who come from disadvantaged backgrounds excel in all aspects of Academy life. We provide a safe, caring and inspirational learning environment based on high quality learning, exceptional pastoral support and a stunning co-curricular programme. You can find more information about our school on our website https://www.broadway-academy.co.uk/

The Broadway, Birmingham, West Midlands, B20 3DP
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