Sociology Teacher

St. Albans, Hertfordshire

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Date Posted:15 May 2020
  1. Social Studies
£110 - £160 per day
  1. Long-term

Sociology Teacher

St. Albans, Hertfordshire

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Tradewind are recruiting! Are you an experienced and proactive Sociology Teacher looking for your next role for September 2020?

Tradewind are currently recruiting for a Sociology Teacher to work in one in a St Albans rated "Good" school starting in September 2020 covering an ongoing post with the view to becoming a permanent member of staff for the right teacher. This is a full time or part time (.8) offering a competitive MPS salary with full teaching responsibilities.

Rated "Good" in 2018 noting that relationships are exceptionally positive and characterised by mutual respect" Pupils here enjoy a broad spectrum of school based activities and extracurricular events enabling students to enjoy all aspects of school life. Leadership was also praised for "acting robustly and effectively". This school has a huge focus on staff well-being and mental health to ensure every teacher and staff member is able to work confidently and freely within their capabilities to provide a positive and supportive learning environment for their pupils.

This post will involve teaching Sociology across Key stage 5 initially as a new subject for the school, class sizes are no more than 16 and teaching or covering a second subject is also desirable over year 1. Year 2 will see the introduction of Key stage 4 pupils as the subject continues to grow in popularity. This is a superbly run faculty and organised school offering teachers a stable work / life balance and the chance to truly focus on your teaching and career. The school is located within a short walk of the tube station, offers parking and a range of other staff benefits for all staff who work cohesively to "obtain the best for every student … with confident, accurate and high quality teaching and strong pastoral support" Ofsted 2014.

Delivering Sociology and assisting with cover in Humanities (or a second subject) across Key Stages 4 and 5 you'll be part of the staff team from day one with your own laptop, classroom and access to the schools superb facilities. The post is for a full or part time teaching position with full responsibilities. This role is best suited to a pragmatic, engaging and committed teacher. Extra-curricular activities, clubs and school trips are all part of the schools approach to a balanced learning environment for their pupils.

Behaviour of the pupils is Outstanding, wanting to learn and achieve the school sets high, yet achievable expectations for them and as a result offer some of the countries best results across GCSE's and A Levels.

Essential requirements:
The school not only welcome applications from experienced teachers but also for newly qualified teachers (or teachers trained abroad) looking to complete their NQT year or first year teaching in the UK.

Click 'Apply Now' to be considered for this great position as a Sociology Teacher in St Albans. Or for more information about the role, contact Sam Taylor on 01727 236255 or .
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