Apply online CURRICULUM LEADER RE plus TLR 2.2 (£4,785)

Ref 178856
Grade MPS / UPS + TLR 2.2
Salary £25714 to £ 41604 
Term Full Time
Perm / Temp Permanent
Required From April 2022 
Closing Date 12 noon 27/01/2022
Chapel Hill , Longridge , Preston , Lancashire , PR3 2XA
Tel: 01772 783074
School website:
Roll: 506
Curriculum Leader of RE

Required - April 2022

Salary -  MPS / UPS - plus TLR 2.2 (£4,785)

Responsible to -  Headteacher  

We are delighted to offer the opportunity to join St Cecilia’s RC High School, a popular and growing school on the edge of the Ribble Valley in Lancashire.

The Governors are seeking to appoint a suitably qualified practitioner of Religious Education.    They will be an outstanding classroom practitioner with a drive to improve the life chances of young people through education. The role is to develop and implement a successful well sequenced and interleaved curriculum which enables all students to make at least expected progress and provides an enjoyable learning experience for all that goes beyond school life.

The successful candidate will be joining a thriving and growing school which has recently been judged ‘good’ by Ofsted in October 2019 and in September 2021 we welcomed 110 pupils for 97 places.

The Governors and Senior Leaders are committed to your professional learning with a culture of research and reading at the heart of what we do, including staff well-being and work-load. The successful candidate will be supported via a well-developed, bespoke, professional learning package appropriate to their individual needs and aspirations.

The successful applicant:

- Will be an excellent practitioner
- Must be able to motivate, challenge and inspire pupils to succeed in RE
- Must be committed to improving the outcomes for all pupils
- Will have high expectations of themselves and the pupils
- Will have excellent communication skills and the ability to develop and improve practice in themselves and others
- Must be passionate about the Catholic RE curriculum
- Will be up to date with relevant pedagogy and apply this to their teaching


Essential educational requirements

  • Qualified Teacher Status

  • Degree or equivalent


Deadlines for application - Thursday 27th January 2022  - 12 noon

  • Shortlisting - Wednesday 2nd February 2022

  • Interviews - Wednesday 9th February 2022


For an informal discussion, or to arrange a visit to school, please contact Barbara Clarke on 07375 324661 or via email to


Completed applications using the Catholic Education Service form should be submitted via email or post to or post to Barbara Clarke, School Business Manager, St Cecilia’s RC High School, Longridge, Preston. PR3 2XA


More Information can be found at
Essential Qualifications
Qualified teacher status recognised by the DfE

Graduate with a degree in RE or a related subject

A successful classroom practitioner who can teach RE at GCSE and KS3
Desirable Experience
Experience of subject leadership in a secondary setting

Significant evidence of an impact on the practice of others
Proposed Interview Date:

For an informal discussion please contact:

Contact Barbara Clarke - 07375 324661 or 01772 781804

Application forms and further details are available from/returnable to

Applications should be completed and submitted using the Catholic Education Services form . Barbara Clarke, School Business Manager - email or via post to St Cecilia's RC High School, Chapel Hill, Longridge, Preston. PR3 2XA

We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.