Teacher of Philosophy, Religion and Ethics

Expiring today

21 Nov 2020
28 Nov 2020
Contract Type
Part Time
Maternity cover

Part time 0.6 FTE

Required for March 2021

This is an opportunity for an outstanding Philosophy, Religion and Ethics teacher to play a key role in a high performing and ambitious Philosophy, Religion and Ethics department within a highly successful independent day school for girls.

You will be teaching the subject to pupils across the age range (Key Stage 3, GCSE and A-Level RS) and be responsible for inspiring excellent attainment in the subject and promoting high standards of teaching and learning.

You will be joining a department which aims to equip pupils with the skills and attitudes necessary for life in a multicultural and pluralist society. The department encourages pupils to develop and express their own understanding of the moral, spiritual and philosophical aspects of life, whilst considering the beliefs and opinions of others.

The ideal candidate will be a well-qualified graduate with qualified teacher status (or working towards qualified teacher status) or the equivalent. Proven experience in pastoral provision, and excellent subject knowledge is essential, as is the ability to inspire, excite and motivate pupils.

About Streatham & Clapham High School

Streatham & Clapham High School is a vibrant, exciting and fulfilling place in which to work. The School is characterised by a warm, welcoming and supportive atmosphere. New colleagues are supported through a personalised induction programme.

As part of the GDST, the UK's leading network of independent girls' schools, we can offer a variety of benefits, such as:
  • Competitive salaries and pay progression
  • Access to extensive professional development opportunities
  • Training grants for qualifications
  • Generous pension schemes
  • Free life assurance benefit
  • A discount of up to 50% on fees for children at GDST schools
  • Interest free loans for training, computer purchase loans and travel season ticket loans
  • A Cycle to Work scheme
  • Competitive terms and conditions of employment

For further details and an application form please click the "Visit website" button.

The closing date for applications is noon on 27 November 2020.

Interviews will take place on 2 December 2020.

Streatham & Clapham High School is committed to Safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and applicants must be willing to undergo child protection screening appropriate to the post including checks with past employers and the Disclosure and Barring Service.