Government and Politics Teacher

Manchester, Greater Manchester
Date Posted:03 Dec 2020
  1. Social Studies
£110 - £180 per day
  1. Long-term

Government and Politics Teacher

Manchester, Greater Manchester
Tradewind are recruiting! Are you a dedicated and enthusiastic Government and Politics Teacher, looking for a new challenge within an established and successful Further Education College?

Tradewind Recruitment is currently looking for a reliable and innovative Government and Politics Teacher, to join a successful college in Manchester, to start in January 2021. This is a full time, long term role, until August 2021 and possibly beyond, paying up to £180 a day.

To join us and be successful in this Government and Politics Teacher role, you will need to:
* Hold QTS Status or a Further Education Qualification
* Be subject to an Enhanced DBS Disclosure, Overseas Police Clearances (if applicable) and professional references checks
* Have a CV covering at least 10 years employment/education history included and any employment breaks must be explained
* Have the legal right to work in the UK

We are recruiting on behalf of a large college, which caters for students from 16 -19 years old. The college works in partnership with leading UK and US universities and
invest in the development of world-class student study centres. They specialise in preparing international students for undergraduate and postgraduate study with both academic and English language support. The courses they provided guarantee progression to leading UK and US undergraduate and postgraduate courses as well as stand-alone English language courses. The college is a vibrant, diverse and innovative institute, promoting self-belief and drive in its students, aiming to produce confident individuals through learning in a safe and happy environment.

This college is looking for a Government and Politics Teacher who can deliver lessons at an FE Level and has a working knowledge of the syllabus. You must be a committed practitioner, who will want to attain the highest standards in teaching and learning throughout the role. You will need to be a collaborative and driven individual who will support and lead on the delivery of the subject through inventive approaches including curriculum design and the use of ICT.

The role itself will involve the delivery of Government and Politics lessons to students at AS and A2 Level, where the department has enjoyed improving grades over recent years. Ideal candidates will have strong curriculum knowledge and will ensure that the lessons they deliver are of excellent quality using innovative and engaging approaches, ensuring that the students are having fun whilst making progress!

The college is based in Manchester City Centre, with excellent public transport links and parking available.

After visiting this college, I was incredibly impressed by the 'can do' attitude of students and the close-knit community feel of the campus, despite it having the appearance of a University.

As a Government and Politics Teacher, you will have the support of a cohesive and committed team of teachers who work collaboratively to maintain high standards and expectations, plus:
· a well-equipped department with modern facilities
· the successful Business Studies Teacher will be provided with a comprehensive induction package and a wide range of CPD opportunities for all staff

By registering with Tradewind, you will benefit from:
* Top rates of pay through our attraction of the best education talent
* More training and development than any other agency - which is why we can offer you more certified CPD courses than any other education recruitment agency, 35 to be exact! That's 18 more than our next nearest competitor
* A great referral scheme - recommend a friend and earn a generous reward
* Full interview preparation and assistance - so you're fully prepped and confident, increasing your chances of success
* Help with lesson planning - our support doesn't stop once we've secured you a placement
* A straightforward Online Portal for your timesheets and log your availability
* Free social and networking events to get to know your peers and consultants

To apply for this Government and Politics Teacher position, or hear more about the exciting opportunities we have here at Tradewind, please call the Manchester office on 0161 674 0138, or email

Tradewind Recruitment is a Sunday Times Top 100 employer - stopping at nothing to ensure our candidates and employees come first. We have the very best people to take your call and look after you every step of the way. We pride ourselves on exceptional service and take the time to really get to know you, to ensure we have a thorough understanding of your career goals and work hard on your behalf to secure you positions with great rates of pay (all rates are typically inclusive of holiday pay, however we will happily accrue this upon request) and plenty of development opportunities. We have more certified CPD courses than any other education recruitment agency, a brilliant referral bonus, full interview preparation, help with lesson planning, online Portal for your timesheets and log your availability and plenty more benefits by registering with Tradewind. Because our people matter most.

We specialise in matching teachers and support staff with their dream job, and help primary, secondary and SEN schools recruit for a wide range of roles across our 12 offices in the UK.

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