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Teacher of Religious Studies with Humanities

The County High School
24,366 to 40,487
The County High School, Leftwich
Working Pattern:
Full Time/Term Time
32.5 hours per week.
DBS Check:
Closing Date:
22/01/2020 at 09:00 AM
The County High School

Teacher of Religious Studies with Humanities

Main Scale - Full time - Permanent

Required for 1st September, 2020

Applications are invited from well-qualified teachers of Religious Studies with Humanities. This post is either suitable for an NQT or a more experienced teacher. A strong desire to motivate students and staff to achieve excellent progress is crucial in an environment in which “Pupils display a thirst for learning” and there is“…first-rate behaviour in classrooms and around the academy” (Ofsted, 2016).

The County High School, Leftwich is committed to building a team of exceptional teachers and leaders in a positive and supportive learning environment. There is a strong tradition of high quality induction and continuing professional development so the post can be adapted to suit an entrant new to the profession or a colleague with recent experience.

In 2019 students left the Academy with ‘Well Above Average’ progress – as measured by the Progress 8 calculation (+0.79). For the previous 4 years, progress has been at least ‘Above Average’.

Further details are available from TES Online, or the Academy’s website

If you require further information regarding the post, please contact Mrs Pimlatt, PA to the Principal, at the Academy.

Closing date for applications is Wednesday 22nd January, 2020, 9am. Interviews will be held w/c 27/1/20.

Principal                    Mr M Snelson, BSc (Hons), PGCE, MSc

Address                     The County High School Leftwich

                                  Granville Road                                                                         


                                  Cheshire CW9 8EZ

Phone                         01606 333300

Fax                             01606 331483


The Academy operates a rigorous recruitment process as part of our commitment to safeguarding and promoting the well-being of all our students and expects all our staff to share this commitment. Appointment is thus subject to a satisfactory enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service application.

The County High School, Leftwich is part of The Sir John Brunner Foundation, a company limited by guarantee, registered in England and Wales with company number 11227336 and an exempt charity.

How to apply

Please see our website for further details and how to apply.

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