Teacher with Lead in Religious Studies

The King Alfred School an Academy, Highbridge, Somerset, TA9 3EE

This job expired on 17 December 2021

  • Expected start date

    14 February 2022

  • Application deadline

    17 December 2021 at 11:59pm

  • Date listed

    30 November 2021

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Working pattern

Contract type

Fixed term (Maternity cover until 31 August 2022, or the return of the post holder, if sooner.)


£25,714 - £41,604

Teacher with Lead in Religious Studies job summary

TMS/UPS plus TLR for Lead responsibilities Fixed term maternity cover until 31 August 2022, or the return of the post holder, if sooner. The Priory Learning Trust is looking to recruit a Teacher with Lead in RS to work at The King Alfred School - An Academy, based in Highbridge. This opportunity will suit a committed and enthusiastic teacher, who will work as part of our strong Religious Studies department. This is an exciting opportunity for an individual who would relish the chance to join us. About The Priory Learning Trust: TPLT grew from an intent to bring the power of partnership and sharing to bear and provide a first-class education to a wide range of children, from all backgrounds. At our heart is a passion to put ‘Students First’ and deliver exceptional education; beyond outstanding for every single child. We do this with a relentless drive for academic excellence, shared moral purpose and values combined with lots of fun and happiness. We believe that happy schools are also high-achieving, successful schools. We strive for partnerships between students, families, staff and the wider community to create exceptional student outcomes. We also ‘cherish’ our staff. We believe they are amazing and are passionate to empower them through support, training, and career opportunities. With such brilliant people all aiming for the same goals, we are able to ensure every student achieves all that they are capable of and more, regardless of their background. TPLT is also a successful Training School Alliance. This has been a great foundation on which to build for excellence. We know that this key focus on staff development will deliver exciting and effective learning to our children and young people. Neville Coles CEO For further information on the benefits of working with The Priory Learning Trust, please see the relevant page on our Careers Hub. Early applications are encouraged as we reserve the right to close the vacancy early. “The Priory Learning Trust is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.” All paid positions which involve working regularly within academies are exempt from the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974. You must declare all convictions (including convictions with Absolute Discharge), cautions or bind-overs you may have, even if they would otherwise be regarded as ‘Spent’ under this Act and where applicable any disqualifications under the Childcare Act. The amendments to the Exceptions Order 1975 (2013) provide that certain spent convictions and cautions are ‘protected’ and are not subject to disclosure to employers, and cannot be taken into account. Guidance and criteria on the filtering of these cautions and convictions can be found on the Disclosure and Barring Service filtering guide. Offers of employment will be subject to satisfactory references and Disclosure and Barring Service clearance

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About The King Alfred School an Academy

School type
Academy, ages 11 to 18
Education phase
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School size
1309 pupils enrolled
Age range
11 to 18
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The King Alfred School – an academy and part of the Priory Learning Trust is a thriving 11-18 mixed comprehensive with 1217 students on roll serving the towns of Burnham on Sea and Highbridge.

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