Streatham & Clapham High School - Teacher of Philosophy, Religion and Ethics
This is an exciting opportunity for an excellent Philosophy, Religion and Ethics teacher to play a key role in a high-performing, ambitious and forward-looking department at our highly successful independent day school for girls.
You will teach multi-faith PRE across the age range (Key Stage 3, GCSE and A level) and be responsible for Inspiring and promoting excellent attainment in the subject, as well as promoting and participating in a lively co-curricular programme.
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 successful candidate will need to be a well-qualified graduate with qualified teacher status (or working towards). Proven experience in pastoral provision, and excellent subject knowledge is essential, as is the ability to enthuse, inspire and motivate pupils.
Why work at 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 and new colleagues are supported through a personalised induction programme. Relationships with pupils are respectful, purposeful and warm and teaching staff are highly professional and enthusiastic and include some world leaders in their academic disciplines.
All members of staff benefit from a highly regarded central training and personal development programme and access to a Girls’ Day School Trust wide virtual learning environment that gives opportunity for discussion and exchange of information with colleagues in other Trust schools. Staff are also entitled to an interest-free season ticket loan, reduced BUPA subscription, and free lunches during term time.
The closing date for applications is noon on 18th January 2022.
Interviews will take place the week commencing 17th January 2022, though the school reserves the right to appoint an exceptional candidate at any stage of the application process.
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.
42 Abbotswood Road, Streatham Hill, London, SW16 1AW
- 688 Day Girls (3-18)
- GSA, HMC, IAPS, ISC
Closing Date: 18 January 2022