Head of Psychology and Sociology

Recruiter
Timeplan Education Group Ltd
Location
Little London
Salary
£30,000 - £39,999
Posted
20 Nov 2020
Closes
25 Nov 2020
Ref
1826849804
Category
Education
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Part Time
HEAD OF PSYCHOLOGY AND SOCIOLOGY

A fantastic opportunity has arisen for an experienced Head of Psychology and Sociology to join an Outstanding Catholic Secondary School in Redbridge from January.

The School

This larger than average Catholic Secondary School has been graded Outstanding consistently in their last five Ofsted reports and continues to be one of the top schools in London. The inspirational Headteacher is passionately committed to providing an outstanding education for every student. Every member of staff works together very well to ensure that students enjoy their learning and achieve their full potential. The behaviour within the school is outstanding - students have excellent attitudes to learning. Time is not wasted on managing poor behaviour as the students are very aware of what is expected of them and how they are to behave.

Ofsted states that 'The school's strong sense of moral purpose, respect and consideration for each individual contributes very strongly to the sense of community. Staff and students are proud to be part of the school.'

Head of Psychology and Sociology

This successful department are looking to for to recruit an experienced, enthusiastic Head of Psychology and Sociology to join their team. You will be required to work across KS4 and KS5, and a TLR will be available for the right candidate. The department achieves very good results at GCSE and A-Level, where students follow the AQA syllabus. All students are taught in mixed ability classes. The successful candidate will need to demonstrate a track record of improving student outcomes in psychology and sociology and an ability to motivate and support departmental teachers. The role is to start in January and will be offered on a temp - perm basis.

To be considered for this Head of Psychology and Sociology role you must have:

-Qualified Teacher Status (QTS)

-PGCE in Psychology or Sociology

-Experience of teaching Psychology and Sociology to KS3 - KS5

-The desire to become part of a fantastic and supportive team

-Delivered good/outstanding lessons

-The ability to demonstrate a supportive understanding of the ethos and beliefs of the school