Head of RE - Chelmsford
Head of Religious Education (RE/RS) – Chelmsford – September 2018
Are you a current Head of Religious Education seeking a fresh, new challenge?
Perhaps you are a current Second in Department looking to step up to Head of Department?
Edustaff are inviting applications for the role of Head of Religious Education at an ambitious and positive Secondary School in the Chelmsford district. This Head of RE Department is well suited to an Outstanding Teacher who has the ability to lead, manage and develop Religious Education across the school.
***Head of RE Department position local to Chelmsford
***Permanent, Full-Time role at a community-driven Secondary School
***Head of RE role starting September 2018
***Ofsted graded 'Good' Secondary School
Head of RE Department - Job Specification
You will be an adaptable and personable Middle Leader who is able to effectively manage the team of teachers within the RE department. You will be confident in your own ability to lead the development of Religious Studies, resources, schemes of work, marking policies, assessment and teaching and learning strategies within the department.
About the Head of RE Department role
The successful Head of RE Department will be required to raise standards of student attainment and achievement within Religious Studies and closely monitor and support student progress. You will be accountable for developing and enhancing the teaching practice of teachers within the RE Department. You will have a reduced teaching timetable within RE and wider Humanities.
Our partner school is recognised by Ofsted as a Good school that is on its way to Outstanding. The Headteacher is committed to high quality teaching and learning and encourages collaboration between all key stakeholders. Behaviour of pupils is recognised as very good and pupils arrive at school with good attitudes to learning. There is a flourishing extra-curricular programme across the school allowing for pupils to expand and extend their knowledge. Effective CPD allows teachers to stay up to date, relevant and confident in their teaching ability.
Grasp the opportunity to lead a RE Department at a great, community school in Chelmsford today! Click 'Apply' to send your CV to Matt Burgum at EduStaff.
Please note: due to the volume of applications, only successful RE specialists will be contacted for this Head of RE role in Chelmsford.