Head of Sociology
Working Hours: Full Time
Salary: Up to UPS3 (Inner London) + Academy TLR £2,720
We are looking for an experienced Head of Sociology.
An ambitious and inspiring professional, you believe that teaching is about transforming lives and futures. It’s about ensuring that every pupil, whatever their background or level of ability, enjoys the support they need to achieve exceptional results. So, join our team – and enjoy the support you need to make that difference. Bring your talents to City of London Academy Southwark that’s part of the City of London Academies Trust.
At City of London Academy, Southwark, we offer high-quality education in a vibrant, innovative learning environment, where students and staff feel valued and supported. We are passionate about helping every student achieve their full potential in a caring, inclusive community.
High-achieving and oversubscribed, City of London Academy is renowned for being more than just a school; we are dedicated to nurturing every student’s holistic development.
We are seeking a dedicated Head of Sociology to join us from January 2020. This is an exciting opportunity to work within a strong team of specialist, enthusiastic and highly committed teachers. We are looking for an exceptional and outstanding teacher, as we want to give the best to each student.
This rapidly growing Trust is driven by ambition - for our students, our organisation and our teachers alike. We’re focused on achieving nothing short of world-class results in everything we do. It’s a commitment that’s already made us the country’s best performing Trust for the new Progress 8 measure for Key Stage Four. But even this is just the beginning.
Combining the heritage and tradition of the Corporation of London with a refreshingly innovative and enterprising ethos, we’re now taking our progress still further. Our aim is for every one of our schools to be judged as ‘outstanding’ as quickly as possible.
You’ll find high expectations here. We expect the kind of exemplary behaviour that allows our teachers to do their jobs as effectively as they can. You’ll also find a wholly fulfilling working environment, with tailored training and development designed around your aspirations, plus excellent career advancement opportunities within this evolving Trust.
If this role is of interest to you and you can contribute to our future success, please apply via the TES website. Should you require any other details or an informal discussion please contact our HR Department via email email@example.com or call 0207 394 5113.
For more information visit: http://www.cityacademy.co.uk/
Closing date for applications is 11.59pm on Monday 21 October 2019.
Interviews will take place upon suitable applications and therefore this post may close before the deadline if a suitable applicant is appointed.
City of London Academies Trust is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people. We expect all staff to share this commitment and to undergo appropriate checks, including enhanced DBS checks and a willingness to demonstrate commitment to the standards which flows from City of London Academies Trust vision and values.
The role is covered by part 7 of the Immigration Act 2016 and therefore the ability to speak fluent spoken English is an essential requirement for this role.
City of London Academies Trust supports Equal Opportunities Employment.
City of London Academies Trust Company Registration No. 04504128.