Psychology Teacher

York, North Yorkshire
ABH0892020_1599573589
Date Posted:08 Sep 2020
  1. Sociology
£100.00 - £190.00 per day
  1. Long-term

Psychology Teacher

York, North Yorkshire
COVID-19 notice: We're continuing to recruit education staff throughout these unprecedented times, as we can still get you registered and cleared ready for when schools re-open. Instead of face-to-face meetings, all interviews will be via phone and we can guide you through submitting your documents online.

Tradewind are currently recruiting for a Psychology teacher in York for a part time, long term vacancy!

Tradewind are working with a wonderful private school on the outskirts of York, who require a teacher of Psychology for two or three days per week, for the full academic year. All planning and marking associated with a teaching role is expected for this position, and for this reason you will be paid to scale in accordance with the Main Teaching Pay Scale. The school is flexible in the days that you can work, and are happy to work the timetable around any potential commitments you have. We are looking for a practitioner who can start as soon as possible.

You will be working in a truly excellent school with a wonderful reputation and students who are enthusiastic and looking to learn. You will be teaching high achieving students, who relish the opportunity for stretching and challenging. Primarily you will be teaching Post 16 learners, but there will be some GCSE Psychology teaching on the timetable. Experience teaching A level Psychology is essential for this position, as this will be the bulk of your timetable. Psychology is an extremely popular subject within the school, and the vacancy has arisen as there has been a larger uptake than in previous years. The head of department is a phenomenal teacher and manager, who is willing to support and guide teachers. For this reason, we would relish applications from newly qualified or recently qualified teachers. As the vacancy is a part time vacancy, you would be put to the top of the list for any general cover on your days off, if this is something that you desire.

The role:
*Teaching A Level Psychology
*Teaching GCSE and BTEC Psychology
*Potentially delivering another social science (Sociology or Health and Social Care)
*Planning and marking in line with the national curriculum

This is a fantastic opportunity to work with truly excellent students and staff members, and make a difference with willing and enthusiastic learners.

Essential requirements:
Experience working in a secondary school
All work with Tradewind requires a DBS on the update service, and collection of at least two verified references.
An up to date CV with a 10 year career history

Click 'Apply Now' to be considered for this great position as a Psychology Teacher in York. Or for more information about the role, contact Alex Bateman on 01482 238878 or alex.bateman@twrecruitment.com.


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