Trinity Catholic High School

Mornington Road, Woodford Green, Essex, IG8 OTP

020 8504 3419

www.tchs.org.uk


TEACHER OF THEOLOGY/RELIGIOUS EDUCATION


                           


Salary: MPS / UPS + Outer London Pay  (TLR Available for the right candidate)

Contract type: Full Time

Contract term: Permanent

Required for: January/April 2022

Suitable for: NQTs or experienced teachers

Applications by: Sunday 5th December 2021


About the Job:


We wish to appoint a full-time teacher of Theology/Religious Education to work across KS3, KS4 & KS5. The role is available for January/April/September 2022 or possibly sooner. A TLR may also be available for the right candidate.

At Trinity:

  • Students follow the Edexcel Religious Education syllabus at GCSE and at A-level.
  • Religious Education classes are taught in mixed ability groups from Year 7 upwards.
  • The Religious Education department achieves outstanding results at all Key Stages.

There is opportunity to teach at KS5 if the successful applicant has experience.


About Our School:                 

                                              

Trinity Catholic High School is large Catholic comprehensive school situated in the London Borough of Redbridge and within the Diocese of Brentwood. Ofsted have ranked us as ‘outstanding’ on 5 consecutive occasions and we have a reputation for excellence in all aspects of our service to the children in our school and the wider community. Our school’s inspection reports can be viewed on this link: https://www.tchs.org.uk/about-us/inspections. The highest standards relating to Teaching and Learning are a feature of daily life at Trinity and these significantly and positively impact student progress and attainment. Trinity’s Section 48 report (January 2020) states that “Trinity Catholic High School is an outstanding school and a beacon of high-quality Catholic education. It has an excellent reputation in the local community and beyond and it is rightly seen as a flagship school for the Diocese of Brentwood”. The report also emphasises that “Catholic life at Trinity Catholic High School is outstanding and is of the highest quality” and “Every aspect of Collective Worship at the school is outstanding”.


We are seeking a professional who is:

  • An enthusiastic Theology/Religious Education specialist with the ability to teach across all of the Key Stages.
  • Passionate about Theology/Religious Education and has excellent subject knowledge.
  • Ambitious and committed to the very highest standards of student learning.
  •  Keen to challenge and enthuse our diverse student population.
  •  An excellent classroom practitioner with a drive for self-improvement and development.


We can offer the successful candidate:

  • A strong commitment to your professional development and wellbeing, including access to all CPD provision within the Agnus Dei Teaching School Alliance, across the Dioceses of Brentwood, Southwark, and Westminster.
  • Opportunity to work with a forward-thinking Headmaster and Senior Leadership Team.
  • Non-contact time and Planning, Preparation and Assessment time (PPA) at Trinity is very generous and well above the national minimum requirement of 10% of your timetable.
  • A team of highly motivated and talented teachers that work collaboratively to raise standards and secure achievement for all students.
  • Well behaved students that are keen to achieve and are respectful of their teachers.
  • A well-resourced school and a stimulating environment that is conducive to high quality teaching and learning.


Applications:

Download our application form from our website: https://www.tchs.org.uk/about-us/employment/

If you have any queries, please contact the HR Department on: 020 8504 3419 (ext.242) or email: recruitment@tchs.uk.net for further details.


Trinity Catholic High School is committed to safeguarding children; successful candidates will be subject to an enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service check. Please note, due to high volumes of applications only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.