Chiltern Hills Academy A Church of England Academy

TEACHER OF PHILOSOPHY, RELIGION & ETHICS

MATERNITY COVER

– MPS, FULL TIME

We are seeking to appoint from September or October 2019, a well-qualified, enthusiastic and passionate teacher of Philosophy, Religion & Ethics to GCSE Level, following the Eduqas specification.  The successful application will provide the students with a rounded education of all sides of philosophy, religion and ethics. They will explore, with the students, how to thrive in modern Britain through an understanding of an ever complex world. The department embraces inquisitive learning with the aim of encouraging pupils to be critical, caring, creative and collaborative thinkers.

The successful applicant would also be able to offer an additional subject, ideally Sociology or History, although other subjects will be considered.  The successful candidate will be fully involved in departmental development, target setting and evaluation of student progress and will possess the following attributes:

  • An outstanding classroom practitioner
  • Highly developed inter-personal skills
  • High expectations for student achievement.

Applications from NQTs, experienced teachers or those returning to the profession will be welcome.

We would be pleased to show prospective applicants around the Academy.  Please contact Mrs W Sanders (Principal’s PA) to arrange.  An application form may be downloaded from the main Staff recruitment page is this website and a Department Description may be found below.  Please send your completed application, together with a letter and CV, to Mrs Sanders at wsanders@chacademy.co.uk.

We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expect all staff and volunteers to share in this commitment.  All staff appointments are subject to a satisfactory enhanced DBS check.

Closing date for applications:  12.00pm, Friday 17 May 2019

Interviews to take place:         Tuesday 21 May 2019