Head of RE - Independent Prep School

Recruiter
Empowering Learning
Location
Surrey
Posted
10 Jan 2018
Closes
15 Feb 2018
Sector
Education
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

School: Independent Prep School

Location: Surrey

Role: Head of RE

Start Date: April 2018

Salary: Competitive

A thriving and outstanding independent prep school set in the beautiful Surrey countryside on the borders with Berkshire are seeking a dynamic and caring Head of RE. This is a full-time role from April 2018 covering maternity leave.

This prep school enjoys outstanding facilities including well-resourced classrooms, small class sizes, a sports hall, a swimming pool, a beautiful chapel and numerous acres for children to have fun and enjoy. These fantastic facilities enable pupils to achieve their full potential and staff to deliver stimulating and dynamic lessons. Staff are both welcoming and friendly at this independent prep school and there is a school wide collaborative approach where resources and best practices are shared.

There is a wide ranging and broad curriculum on offer which encourages inquisitiveness and participation and the school aims to develop its pupils into well rounded young people who foster self-belief, confidence and a love of learning.

The Head is recruiting a personable and excellent classroom practitioner to teach RE from Years 6 - 8 including Common Entrance and Scholarship level and lead the department. You will have experience of teaching RE either at primary/prep level or senior/secondary level. Experience of teaching RE at Common Entrance is advantageous, but by no means essential.

If you are interested in teaching RE in a caring and passionate independent prep school, please apply now. Or call Duncan Eaglesham on for an informal conversation and more information including a job description. The school has a strong ethos of student welfare therefore any successful applicant will undergo a full enhanced criminal record check (DBS).