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Head of Psychology

Durham SchoolDurham, County

This position represents an excellent opportunity for a well-qualified individual to lead the delivery and development of Psychology within the School.

Durham School seeks to appoint a suitably qualified Head of Psychology for September 2021. The position is full-time and will suit an experienced qualified teacher who wants to build on a very successful department. The successful candidate will be able to teach Psychology to A level; some experience of preparing candidates for Oxbridge entrance would be helpful but not essential. All staff at Durham School are expected to contribute fully to the extra-curricular and boarding life of this busy and successful School.

Durham School is committed to promoting the safeguarding of children and expects all employees to share this commitment. Any job offer will be made subject to satisfactory checks, including an enhanced DBS disclosure.

Durham School is an equal opportunities employer and welcomes applications regardless of age, gender, race, religion, disability, or sexual orientation.

The deadline for all applications is Wednesday 24 February 2021 but please feel free to submit your application as soon as possible.

All applications are to be submitted on the School’s application form. Please send through all completed applications to Receptionist, Mrs Alex Jung on

Interviews will take place in the week commencing Monday 1 March 2021. The interview process will include the teaching of a lesson, the opportunity to meet departmental colleagues, as well as visit the School. Further details and a schedule will be provided in advance of the interview.

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