We're working with a "Good" School in Barnet who are looking for a RS specialist to lead their Religious Studies Department. The Head of RS role is a September 2020 start and will be a long term contract however the school are willing to offer a permanent contract to the right candidate. Due to current circumstances the school is happy to carry out interviews remotely via video conference.
What the school needs from you;
- Be an excellent classroom practitioner who leads by example – able to consistently deliver good and outstanding lessons.
- Have experience leading the achievement of outstanding outcomes across the full range of student abilities
- Commitment to promoting the positive ethos and culture of the School to other staff, governors, parents, children and members of the wider community
- Be able to create robust, honest and supportive relationships with both staff and students
This is a high achieving school that is committed to delivering outstanding results. Students are encouraged to strive for academic excellence and develop their character through challenges, interpersonal skills and broad interests; thereby building character and skills which will serve them as they move onwards into adult life. RS results are very strong: Progress 8 results for the first two cohorts are +0.43 and +0.6 with a whole cohort entry. As a faith school entry places are split 50/50 between faith basis and the local community and parents are attracted to the schools high academic nature along with the schools Christian ethos.
Candidates will be subject to a variety of checks including an enhanced DBS check, full references including your most recent employer and eligibility to work in the UK. Step Teachers are fully committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff to share this commitment.
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