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Head of RE

Job type: Temporary, Full time

Location: Braintree, Essex

£16 - £20 per hour

Recruiter: Prospero Group

Sector: Education

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Job description

We are looking for a Head of RE to start in September 2021. This is to work in a mainstream secondary school in the Southend area.

About the school and contract:

  • We are looking for a Head of RE to start in September in a secondary school in the Southend area.
  • Suitable for a 2nd in department looking the the next step in their career.
  • You will be focusing on teaching RE to students in KS3 - KS5.
  • Teaching across Humanities at at least KS3.
  • Strong Humanities department with supportive SLT throughout the school.
  • There may also be some 1:1 teaching involved.
  • Full time (5 days a week) teaching position including planning and marking.

About the successful Head of RE:

  • Hold QTS or QTLS.
  • Hold a relevant RE related degree.
  • Experience teaching in the UK is desirable but not essential.
  • Experience leading a team or department is essential.
  • You will have excellent classroom and behaviour management.
  • You will be pro active and innovative with the ability to engage students in different ways.

Contract details for the Head of RE position:

  • Location - Southend
  • Position - Full Time RE Teacher and Head of RE
  • Type of work - Teaching in a secondary school and leading a department
  • Start date - September 2021
  • Contract type - ongoing
  • Duration / Likely Duration - 1 term with the potential for extension
  • Full time/part time - Full time (5 days)
  • Minimum rate of pay - negotiable + TLR included

To be eligible the Head of RE must have/be:

  • Highly motivated and focused on achieving the best for every student.
  • A positive attitude and desire to maintain current standards and raise attainment across the school.
  • Lots of energy and enthusiasm.
  • The ability to engage and motivate students whilst making learning fun.
  • Excellent communication skills - the school encourages good communication with Parents/Carers.
  • A positive role model.

Please apply now with your updated CV, if this position is of interest.

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     Nearby train stations

     Nearby bus stops

    • opp, Mount Road, Coggeshall Road
    • SE-bound, Courtauld Road, Courtauld Road
    • S-bound, Railway Street, Railway Street
    • N-bound, Railway Street, Railway Street
    • Adj, Julien Court Road, Courtauld Road

     Nearby schools

    • St Francis Catholic Primary School, Braintree
    • Great Bradfords Junior School
    • John Bunyan Junior School
    • Tabor Science College
    • St Michael's Church of England Voluntary Aided Primary School

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