Teacher of Religious Education

Downlands Community School, Hassocks, West Sussex


Job details

Job role Suitable for NQTs
Subject Religious education
Working pattern Full-time only
Salary Main pay range 1 to Upper pay range 3, £24,373 to £40,490

Job summary

An outstanding teacher with excellent subject knowledge .
An ability to inspire students of all abilities to achieve outstanding outcomes in KS3 and KS4.
A reflective practitioner committed to academic and pastoral responsibilities.
Excellent communication and interpersonal skills

Essential educational requirements

Good degree in related subject.

Essential qualifications

QTS or expectation to achieve QTS

Essential skills and experience

A record of successful teaching in another school or successful teaching practices.
Good teaching skills that enable learners of all abilities to make at least the progress expected with the ability to motivate students of all levels and make learning enjoyable.
Awareness of the strategies available for improving learning and achievement.
Know the current legal requirements and guidance on safeguarding.
Good classroom and behaviour management skills.
Able to assess pupil progress and use assessment to promote further learning
Good communication skills both verbally and in writing.
Good interpersonal skills.
A confident user of IT with the ability to use it to enhance pupil learning in the classroom
Committed to the role of the form tutor.
A reflective practitioner with a commitment to continuing professional development.
Willingness to contribute to the wider life of the school and extra curricular activities.
Good personal organisation and time management.

Employee benefits

Working in an expanding and academically successful school which achieves outstanding results. (OFSTED outstanding)
High quality professional development to teachers of all experience including NQTs.
Enviable location at the foot of the beautiful South Downs, just north of Brighton.

More on how to apply

School overview

School type LA Maintained School
Education phase Secondary
School size 1165 pupils enrolled
Age range 11 to 16
Ofsted report View Ofsted report
School website Downlands Community School website (opens in a new window)
Contact email mhill@downlands.org

About Downlands Community School

School location

Dale Avenue, Hassocks, West Sussex, BN6 8LP