Teacher of Psychology (with Sociology), High Storrs School, Sheffield

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High Storrs SchoolHigh Storrs School, Sheffield
Date posted:
Start date: September 2019
Contract type: Part Time
Salary: £23,720 - £35,008 - (Main Pay Scale)
Contract term: Permanent
Suitable for NQTs: Yes

High Storrs School, High Storrs Road, Sheffield S11 7LH

e-mail: afoulkes4@highstorrs.sheffield.sch.uk

Headteacher: Claire Tasker

Telephone: 0114 267 0000 / Fax: 0114 266 3624

Required from September 2019


Permanent - Part-Time (0.64 fte) - (Main Pay Scale)

NOR 1654 (446 in the Sixth Form)

Closing Date: Monday 23 April 2019 – 12 Noon Interview Date: Wednesday 1 May 2019

High Storrs is a very successful high-performing comprehensive school and have recently become a member of the Minerva Multi-Academy Trust. We are situated on the edge of the Peak District and within easy access of Sheffield. We. In November 2013 the school was graded ‘Good’ by Ofsted with Outstanding for the Sixth Form and student behaviour. Having completed a major refurbishment of our Grade II listed building as part of the BSF programme, we are excited about the future, building upon proven success.

We are an ambitious and over-subscribed multicultural learning community with high expectations and high aspirations. We are seeking to appoint a committed and reflective part-time (0.64 fte) permanent practitioner of Psychology (with Sociology) for September 2019. You would be expected to teach and have knowledge of 9-1 GCSE curriculum and A Level.

You will join a friendly, dedicated team of two teachers and will work collaboratively with experienced colleagues to achieve the best possible outcomes for students, by facilitating high quality teaching and learning. The post is suitable for an NQT looking to begin their career in a well organised department, or for an established teacher who wishes to extend their experience in this excellent 11-18 specialist school.

Ofsted Inspectors commented: ‘Well done. It has been a joy to be here, teachers are such positive role models’. If you believe that teaching and learning are the most important activities in a school then we welcome an application.

Further details can be found in the job information pack on our website www.highstorrs.co.uk. We appreciate that not everyone can make a tour of school prior to application. We are able to offer combined pre-application visits (for all posts) on Tuesday 26 March 2019 and Monday 15 April 2019 from 3.15pm until 4.30pm. Please note that as part of our interview process we include a tour of school for all posts so please contact Alison Foulkes (PA to the Headteacher) afoulkes4@highstorrs.sheffield.sch.uk or telephone 01142670000 to arrange this.

To apply, download an application form via our website http://highstorrs.co.uk/our-school/teachingvacancies and send all electronic applications addressed to The Headteacher via email to afoulkes4@highstorrs.sheffield.sch.uk. Please provide telephone numbers and email addresses for yourself and referees. We will only accept applications on our application form.

The school is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff to share their commitment. The successful candidate will be subject to an enhanced DBS check.

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More about High Storrs School
Address: High Storrs Road, Sheffield, South Yorkshire, S11 7LH, United Kingdom.
Telephone: +44 114 2670000