Teacher of Psychology and Sociology

Tunbridge Wells Grammar School for BoysKent

Teacher of Psychology and Sociology 

Salary:      MPS / UPS

Contract type: Part-time but potentially full time if another subject is taught 

Contract:     Permanent

Start Date: April 2021 

Closing Date: 20th January 2021

We wish to appoint an enthusiastic, well qualified and outstanding A Level teacher of Psychology and Sociology to join a small, supportive and ambitious department. 

It is a newly created role and will be part time, but can be expanded to a full time role if another specialist subject is taught alongside Psychology and Sociology. 

The successful A Level teacher will be committed to the highest standards of academic excellence and further developing the popularity of the social sciences through engaging and rigorous teaching. The teacher will deliver consistently excellent teaching and learning to help raise the attainment of all our students. 

A Level Psychology is already proving to be an in demand choice since its introduction in our curriculum offer in 2019. Sociology continues to be a very popular A Level subject. Both subjects currently follow the AQA exam board. 

Tunbridge Wells Grammar School for Boys is a successful and popular selective 11-18 school in the heart of the picturesque town of Tunbridge Wells. The town has easy access routes to/from London, the South Coast and Gatwick Airport. Staff will benefit from a positive working environment, with strong support for professional development and specialist teaching rooms.  We aim for high standards and the pursuit of academic excellence, helping every student to reach their full potential through the development of skills, concepts and knowledge, within the framework of a caring community. Relationships between staff and students are based on trust, mutual respect and a determination to succeed.

Further details and an application form are available from the website: www.twgsb.org.uk or from the Sch ool. Please note that we will only accept CV’s if they are accompanied by an application form. 

This school is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and expects all staff to share this commitment. An enhanced DBS disclosure is required for this post.

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