Teacher of Psychology / Sociology, Leicestershire

Closing date:

Rawlins AcademyLeicestershire
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Start date: January 2019
Contract type: Part Time / Full Time
Salary: 9 point range from £22,917 to £38,633 pro-rata (pay award pending)
Contract term: Maternity Cover
Suitable for NQTs: Yes

Rawlins – inspiring learning for life

Rawlins is a good school with an outstanding sixth form

Teacher of Psychology / Sociology

(fixed-term maternity cover) full/part time

From January 2019

Salary: 9 point range from £23,720 to £39,406 pro-rata (pay award pending)

We are seeking an innovative and enthusiastic Social Sciences teacher to join our flourishing academy. Our ideal candidate will have a love for Social Sciences and a passion for teaching so that our students thrive. We have an excellent support package for NQTs, who are encouraged to apply. The ability to offer PSHE would be desirable.

The Sociology and Psychology department is part of the Society in Action faculty who are a vibrant team of experienced and new teachers. All staff are encouraged to take a full role within the faculty team, contributing ideas in order to ensure the department and faculty continually improves; we value our staff voice

We are an oversubscribed school with 1530 students on roll, including 320 in post 16 and 38 students in our Skills for Learning unit which provides students with moderate learning difficulties a special school experience within a mainstream environment. We are also working with the Local Authority to set up a dedicated unit for students with high functioning ASD. We pride ourselves on being a beacon of inclusion. We aim to give our students the best experience of school life, allowing our students to find their talents and their passions through a broad and balanced curriculum but we can’t do this without dedicated, energetic and passionate teachers who put the students at the heart of everything they do. 

Closing date Thursday 15 Novemberat 12 noon.

Interviews will be held on the following week 

Our motto at Rawlins is “Inspiring learning for life”. We don’t just want our students to pass exams, we want them to be curious about learning, to relish a challenge and to have the confidence and resilience to overcome any obstacles in their way. Our core purpose is summed up in “The Rawlins Way”:

The Rawlins Way
  We respect and care for each other
  We work hard to learn and to achieve
  We face challenges positively together

Further details and an application form are available from the Rawlins website www.rawlinsacademy.org.uk (About us/vacancies). Applications will only be accepted on the form provided.  CVs or other forms of application will not be considered. 

Rawlins is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of young people and requires all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. This post is subject to an Enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service check

Rawlins Academy | Loughborough Road | Quorn | LE12 8DY

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Address: Loughborough Road, Quorn, Loughborough, Leicestershire, LE12 8DY, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 1509 622800