Head of Religious Education

Tower Hamlets, London
Date Posted:30 Oct 2020
  1. Religious Studies
  1. Long-term

Head of Religious Education

Tower Hamlets, London
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Salary: Main scale - UPS (dependent on experience), Inner London
Contract: Full time, permanent

Tradewind are recruiting! Are you looking for you next role as a Religious Education Teacher in Tower Hamlets?

If you are currently looking for work, then please email your CV to Leanne.king@twrecrutment.com today.

The school are seeking to appoint an enthusiastic, talented and experienced RE Teacher who will take the lead in the Humanities Department and to build on its current success. Their targets are ambitious! But for the right person this is a rare opportunity to make a real difference to our pupils.

As a successful candidate, you have the opportunity to join a successful 11-19 mixed academy located in East London, Tower Hamlets from January 2021. This academy joined a very successful Trust last year, making this an exciting stage in the academy's development. This client is truly an inclusive academy, which serves the local community. Their students are educated in a safe, happy and welcoming environment so they can flourish. The client has strong pastoral systems in place and the care they offer all students is of the highest standard. Ofsted has recently inspected this client and they have been awarded Outstanding in all areas. Some of their comments emphasise students' achievement in Key Stages 3 and 4 is remarkable. The standards they reach overall at the end of Year 11 are higher than those of other students in the country even though the majority start at the academy with attainment that is below the national. Also, stating the Principal is an inspirational leader who has vision, passion and dedication. The other leaders in the academy follow the Principal's example. They are extremely committed to making sure that everything they do makes things better for students.

What is the client looking for in you;
You are a consistently outstanding teacher with an infectious enthusiasm for RE;
You enjoy working with students in classrooms to ensure all learners achieve their best;
You help everyone unlock their potential as learners; and
You have been successful as a teacher and made a contribution to raising standards.

This post is not suitable for Newly Qualified Teachers.

Responsible to Senior Leader and become part of the Religious Education faculty. Some of the main duties of this role will be to plan lessons and Schemes of Work and to ensure the teaching material and methodologies develop the full potential of all students. You will recognise and develop a wide variety of practical, oral, personal, social and academic skills.

You are required to carry out the duties of a Teacher as set out in the Schoolteachers Pay and Conditions Document. You will also be a Form Tutor and play a full part in the support of students. Full job description is available upon request.

This client is a short walk from both Bethnal Green and Liverpool Street stations on the Central Line, Hoxton and Shoreditch High Street on the Overground network. They also have many local bus links close to the school and if you wanted to Cycle, secure cycle parking bays are available on site

The school benefits
The full support of an experienced Senior Leadership Team
An established Career Development Programme, validated by the Institute of Education
Outstanding facilities including a Sports Centre with state-of-the-art fitness suite for personal use
A competitive salary with inner-London weighting and pension scheme
Cycle to work scheme that allows you to get a new bike, clothing or accessories
Access to Season Ticket Loans
Range of training opportunities

Above are only a few of all the benefits available to you joining this client. Many more available.
If this sounds like a role you would be interested in applying for or find out about other similar teaching opportunities contact Leanne.king@twrecruitment.com, Business Manager, directly for further information.

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