Teachers of Social Science
Location: Scunthorpe, North Lincolnshire
Contract: Permanent, Full-time and Part Time Opportunities.
Start: Friday 28th August 2020
Starting Salary: Main Teaching Scale. SUITABLE FOR NQT’s
John Leggott College is a successful (OFSTED Grade 2 ‘Good’) 16-19 Sixth Form College, located on a busy but pleasant site in in Scunthorpe, North Lincolnshire. The College is located ten minutes from the M180 which is fed directly from the M18 and then the M1 – you’d be able to commute here quite easily from most of the towns and conurbations in Yorkshire and Lincolnshire, including Pontefract, Doncaster, Sheffield, Grimsby, Lincoln and Hull. The college was confirmed as ‘Good’ in May 2018 and the Department for Education has affirmed we are also in solidly Satisfactory financial health.
John Leggott College are looking to appoint dedicated and passionate people for our award-winning College. Reporting to the recently appointed Area Lead, the role will be to teach either A Level Psychology, A Level Religious Studies, BTEC Psychology/Criminology and A Level Sociology – all highly popular subjects with our students and a significant part of our College. These are exciting times - the whole area is growing quite rapidly; Criminology numbers greatly increased in the summer and we now have 6 first-year Criminology groups and 4 second-year groups. In addition, we are seeing a growth in the number of students who are studying BTEC Psychology, where numbers have doubled in just one year.
The College has an ongoing programme for teaching and learning and has a well-supported aspiring leaders programme. In addition, there are development opportunities locally with Northern Lincolnshire Education Consortium and regionally with the Venn group. We will invest in the right candidate and they will be part of a developing team.
Being part of the Venn Group (an affiliation of five Sixth Form Colleges in our local area) is also a real positive for the College as it uniquely enables the successful post holder to work with other Colleges, to share ideas, solve problems, practice techniques and support one another.
The role will suit:
• Anyone with dedication and passion for Social Science.
• Someone who can consistently deliver high value-added results and inspire students.
• A teacher who can show the ability to drive and motivate learners and deliver outstanding results.
• An ambitious and dedicated NQT with a passion for the subject
In return, we offer:
• An exciting post in a successful and award-winning College serving local communities.
• The opportunity to have an impact and influence the development of an Area within the College that makes a real difference to the lives of young people.
• The challenge and stimulation of working alongside dedicated educationalists, capable support service managers, and wonderful students.
If you have any questions, or further information on our fantastic college please contact Emma Wyld by email firstname.lastname@example.org
Please note the closing date has changed and there will be 2 interview dates.
The closing date for applications is Thursday 23rd April 2020 at 1pm.
Interviews will be held Tuesday 21st April 2020 and W/C 20th April 2020
John Leggott College has a strong commitment to Equal Opportunities, Safeguarding and promoting the welfare of young people. Successful candidates will be subjected to enhanced checks by the Disclosure & Barring Service