TEACHER OF RELIGIOUS EDUCATION – Full-time – Temporary for 2 terms

Alsager School, Stoke-on-Trent, Cheshire


Job details

Job role Suitable for NQTs
Subject Religious Studies
Working pattern Full-time only
Salary £23,720 to £39,406

Job description

An exciting opportunity now exists for an outstanding practitioner to join a successful and supportive team of Humanities specialists. This is a temporary full-time position.

All pupils study R.E. in KS3 and all KS4 students study the full GCSE course, students take their GCSE in Year 10. A level R.E. is growing in popularity and there is the possibility of some KS5 teaching. The ability to teach lower school History and / or Geography would be an advantage.

Applications from experienced, recently qualified and newly qualified teachers welcomed.

Alsager School is a fantastic place to work with motivated and well-behaved students, a committed and experienced governing body, dedicated staff and supportive parents. We offer exceptional teacher training and a full range of professional development opportunities.

Children of all abilities make impressive progress throughout the key stages and Alsager is one of the highest performing schools in Cheshire East. In 2019 79% of students achieved 9 – 4 in GCSE English and Maths. In addition our school Progress 8 score is a very impressive +0.21.

We are part of the Chimney House Teaching School Alliance and can offer you exceptional CPD,
a comprehensive induction programme, a laptop, reduced staff membership rates at the on-site leisure centre fitness suite and there are excellent road and rail links to the town.

If you think you can contribute to the department’s future success, download the relevant files from the school’s website: www.alsagerschool.org and email your application to us at jobs@alsagerschool.org or contact Ashley Owen, H.R. Manager with any questions, on 01270 871100. We look forward to hearing from you.

Closing date: 12 noon Wednesday, 16th October 2019
Interviews: Tuesday, 22nd October 2019

Essential educational requirements

Well qualified graduate.

Experience of teaching across the 11 - 16 age range.

Essential qualifications

Must have obtained QTS.

Essential skills and experience

Proven record or evidence from teaching practice of potential to help students reach high standards of learning and achievement.

Experience of using interactive whiteboard technology.

Employee benefits

An outstanding professional development programme with the opportunity to share best practice within your own faculty and with staff from other specialisms.
A laptop to use whilst in employment.
A large, modern and comfortable communal staff room to relax in during your breaks.
Employee of the week scheme.
Part of the Chimney House Teaching School Alliance.S
Superb on-site catering at very competitive prices.
Complementary ‘breakfast sandwiches’ each month on pay day and biscuits every Friday!
Reduced membership of the on-site Leisure Centre Fitness Suite.
Free on-site parking.
Good road/rail links with access to Manchester city centre and the airport in under an hour.
Children of staff who have worked at the school for two or more years are counted as part of our over subscription criteria.

School overview

School type Academy
Education phase Secondary
School size 1400 pupils enrolled
Age range 11 to 18
Ofsted report View Ofsted report
Website Alsager School website (opens in a new window)
Contact email jobs@alsagerschool.org

School location

Hassall Road, Stoke-on-Trent, Cheshire, ST7 2HR