We are seeking to appoint an inspiring colleague who can contribute to the development of the department and further extend the teaching of Sociology/ Humanities/RE.

This is an excellent opportunity for a talented and enthusiastic Sociology/Humanities/RE specialist looking for their next career move in a high-performing and oversubscribed school.

We encourage all candidates interested in applying for this post to submit their application as soon as possible and before the deadline of midnight on Sunday 5 December 2021.

Saint Gregory’s is a popular 11-18 co-educational school, founded on Catholic Christian values and with a strong family and community ethos. These values are the foundation of learning for our students, providing them with an academic start to life that is supportive, nurturing and inspiring. Saint Gregory’s has a well-deserved reputation for academic excellence, outstanding pastoral care and an excellent enrichment programme.

Our most recent Ofsted and Diocesan inspections judged us to be outstanding in every area and we are committed to maintaining and developing that high standard.

The successful candidate will be an inspirational teacher who will maintain and enhance our very high academic standards. The faculty benefits from experienced, supportive leadership and applications are welcomed from NQTs seeking an outstanding school in which to begin their career.

Candidates must be able to demonstrate:

  • A track record of exceptional Sociology/Humanities/RE teaching
  • Capable of teaching across the Key Stages
  • Outstanding subject knowledge
  • A willingness to participate in the wider life of the school including enrichment and PSHE delivery
  • The ability to inspire excellence in students
  • Enthusiasm and motivation for exemplary teaching and learning

In return, the successful candidates can expect:

  • A comprehensive Induction Programme
  • Outstanding professional support at every stage of your career
  • A strong Continuing Professional Development programme to develop you as an outstanding teacher
  • A supportive Senior Leadership Team
  • Opportunities to work in a dynamic and supportive faculty with excellent facilities
  • Access to the Teachers’ Pension Scheme
  • A positive student body who love learning
Further Information & Visits

For an open conversation about the role, please contact the Head of Humanities, Mrs Hillier-Brown, by email hiller-brownh@st-gregorys.org.uk to arrange a suitable time.

Safer Recruitment

We are an equal opportunities employer and are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children.

We follow safer recruitment practices and appointments are subject to an enhanced DBS check, satisfactory professional references, qualification verification, overseas certificates of good conduct and the right to work in the UK.

All staff are expected to undertake comprehensive child protection training and must share in the school’s commitment to the safeguarding and wellbeing of our students and staff.

A copy of the Safer Recruitment Policy and our CP Policy can be found on our website at www.st-gregorys.org.uk/useful-information/key-documents.


Contract type: 0.7 FTE, fixed term to 31 August 2022
Start date: January 2022
Salary: MPS
Closing date: Sunday 5 December 2021 at midnight
Interviews: Week commencing Monday 6 December 2021


Applications

Please note that due to the current situation with regard to COVID-19 interviews may have to take place remotely. Full details will be given in the invite to interview letter for shortlisted candidates.

Applicants are asked to submit their application to the HR Department by email to hr@st-gregorys.org.uk.

All of our vacancies are also advertised online at www.TES.com where there is the facility to complete and submit your application online. Please visit our TES Career Site for further information.

We are not currently able to accept postal applications at this time.

No other material (such as testimonials, résumés or CVs) will be considered during the selection process.

NB Viewers seeing this post advertised on Indeed should access the application pack and candidate information via the following link:

https://www.st-gregorys.org.uk/about-us/vacancies/