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  • Job start date

    1 September 2024

  • Closing date

    17 June 2024 at 12pm (midday)

  • Date listed

    13 May 2024

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Key stage

Key stage 3, Key stage 4, Key stage 5


Religious education

Working pattern

Full time, part time: Full and Part Time Considered

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What skills and experience we're looking for

We are looking to appoint a well-qualified and passionate teacher to our Religious Education team. The ability to also teach another humanities subject would be desirable but not essential. This is an exciting opportunity to work within a high achieving school, with highly motivated students and where Religious Education is highly valued as a core subject. The appointed applicant will be part of a department that teaches all our students through to GCSE, and a strong number through to A Level.

This post would equally suit an application from an early career teacher, who would benefit enormously from strong mentoring, or alternatively from an experienced teacher who is looking to develop their skills in a new setting. The successful candidate will need to be able to teach across all age ranges and abilities up to and including A Level.

The newly appointed candidate will be working in a committed and successful team. The department is housed in a suite of dedicated modern teaching rooms.

A letter of application and completed application, including two referees, should be sent to Mr John Harrison by midday on Monday 20 May.

Early applications would be appreciated and informal tours welcome.

A recruitment allowance may be available for the right candidate.

The school is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff to share this commitment.

What the school offers its staff

The King’s (The Cathedral) School is a highly successful coeducational academy in Peterborough with excellent rail and road connections to London and the North. Within the local region the school is extremely popular and consistently heavily oversubscribed. Examination results have been very strong at all levels and the school prides itself on providing students with a rich and well-rounded education based on Christian values.

Commitment to safeguarding

The King’s (The Cathedral) School fully recognises the responsibility it has under section 175 of the Education
Act 2002 (as amended), the Apprenticeships, Skills, Children and Learning Act 2009 (as amended) and Education
and Training (Welfare of Children) Act, 2021 to have arrangements in place to safeguard and promote the
welfare of children.

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About The King's (The Cathedral) School

School type
Academy, Church of England, ages 7 to 18
School size
1242 pupils enrolled
Age range
7 to 18
Phone number
01733 751541

We are proud of our long-standing history and tradition going back to 1541 and embrace everything the modern world has to offer, as we look towards the future. We value, and strive to encourage, individual academic success, alongside musical, cultural and sporting achievements, within the Christian family ethos, which is central to everything we do. Our aim is to be “A Family Achieving Excellence”.

Arranging a visit to The King's (The Cathedral) School

To arrange a visit and increase the chance of a successful application email baker.jm@kings.peterborough.sch.uk.

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