Lead Teacher of RE

Full time, Permanent, MPS/UPS + TLR 2b (£4,567)

Pension Scheme (TPS) + Employee Health Assistance Programme

+ Staff Wellbeing benefits  

Required: Easter 2023 or sooner if possible

We are seeking to appoint an enthusiastic, highly motivated and inspiring individual to the role of Lead Teacher of RE. The successful candidate should be well qualified, with the vision and energy to engage and empower young people and colleagues alike. 

We are looking for applicants who have:

· Excellent communication, organisational and interpersonal skills 

· Aspirations to progress in their professional careers 

· The enthusiasm to engage and support students  


What we can offer you:

· Experience of teaching in an Ofsted graded GOOD school (Jan 2020)  

· State of the art facilities, reprographics room and coloured printers in every hub, fully fitted IT equipment in every classroom and in-house IT team support 

· An outstanding opportunity for professional development and career progression 

· A college funded Employee Assistance Programme and staff wellbeing  

· A supportive, forward thinking and hardworking team who are dedicated to developing the best teaching & learning practice for our students. 

Newman Catholic College information

Newman Catholic College is an inclusive 11-16 voluntary aided school located in Oldham, ten minutes from Manchester city centre and the breath-taking Pennines. The school is situated in a modern building with state-of-the-art facilities and enjoys excellent transport links. We were judged ‘Good’ by Ofsted in 2020. We are blessed to represent a ‘close-knit’, diverse and talented Catholic community that sees relationships with students and their families as integral to the success of every individual, as well as the belief that there are no limits to a child’s potential, irrespective of background. 

· Visit our college website  

· Check us out on Twitter @NewmanRCCollege 

It is essential that you support the college vision of “Dignity and Excellence” by upholding the college's Catholic ethos and the fundamental belief that students must achieve their full learning potential. 

Saint John Henry Newman Catholic College is committed to safeguarding and protecting the wellbeing of children and young people and expects all staff to share their commitment.  An enhanced DBS is required for all successful applicants


Closing Date: 12:00pm on Monday, 5th December 2022

Please email completed applications to:  

1. Lead Teacher of RE - Job Description
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