Teacher of Health & Social Care, Rochford, Essex

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The King Edmund SchoolRochford, Essex

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Start date: 01 January 2019
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: Main / Upper Ranges
Contract term: Permanent
Suitable for NQTs: Yes

Teacher of Health & Social Care 

Main / Upper Ranges 

Fulltime, permanent post 

Required for January 2019 

This is a fantastic and exciting opportunity for an experienced teacher or NQT who has the ability to teach Health & Social Care at Key Stage 4 and 5.  Applicants will need to have good subject knowledge at Level 3 to teach at Key Stage 5.  Due to the expansion of the curriculum offer, an additional permanent Teacher of Health & Social Care is required who has the ability and willingness to teach other subjects to meet the needs of the faculty and school.  In particular, applicants will need to demonstrate a sound knowledge and expertise in the following areas: 

• Anatomy & Physiology 

• Equality & diversity 

• Sociology 

• Psychology 

• Nutrition 

• Safeguarding  

Applicants will also need to demonstrate the ability to accept new ideas and a thorough commitment to student learning with evidence of high level of subject specialism and professional development, as well as a flexible and adaptable attitude to meet the needs of the faculty and the school. We want staff with the vision and determination to ensure all our students receive a first class education and who will rise to the challenge of building on success.   

In return the successful candidate can expect:  

• Comprehensive tailored induction programmes 

• Initial Teacher Training Support including a personal NQT Mentor  

• Mentor / Buddy System 

• Outstanding Teacher Programmes 

• An extensive support programme, including a system of twilights  

• Commitment to continuing professional development, including MA / MSc and other courses 

• Excellent career development opportunities  

• Various staff benefits including access to the gymnasium and swimming pool  

You would be joining a ‘Good’ school which is passionate about their students succeeding and achieving their ‘Personal Best’, which can only be achieved through investing in our staff.  

If you feel that The King Edmund School is the type of school you are seeking, please apply by completing the application form available from our school website and email to recruitment@kes.essex.sch.uk.  Early applications and school visits are warmly welcomed and positively encouraged.  

Closing Date for applications is Monday 15 October 2018 

Interviews to be conducted on Thursday 18 October 2018

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More about The King Edmund School
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: Secondary with sixth form
Funding status: State - Academy
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 11 - 19 years
Denomination: Non-denominational
Address: Vaughan Close, Rochford, Essex, SS4 1TL, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 1702 545771
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The King Edmund School is a co-educational comprehensive school for students aged 11 to 19. It is situated in an attractive semi rural area of Rochford, voted one of the top 10 best places to live in the UK. The town and its surrounding rural area no...