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Head of Psychology

Channing SchoolHighgate

(Part Time,  job share)

Required from September 2021

A full time position may be available for candidates who can teach a suitable second subject.

Psychology is a relatively new subject at A Level, and was first offered in September 2019 after considerable interest from the students.  Take-up is strong and there are two classes in each of Years 12 and 13.

 In addition to delivering the AQA A level Psychology specification, the Psychology department offers the opportunity for students to study aspects of Psychology outside of the classroom in order to inspire wider interest and enthusiasm in the subject.

Given that this role is for a joint Head of Department, the successful candidate will be able to effectively collaborate with their counterpart on departmental issues. They will be enthusiastic in sharing innovative ideas toward the aim of bettering the department year upon year. 

At Channing School girls enjoy success without undue pressure, on a beautiful site in Highgate, North London. Our distinctive Unitarian ethos of kindness, respect and tolerance underpins a happy, busy community.

Channing School has its own salary scale which pays well above the standard scale.

Further information about the school and the post can be found on the school website www.channing.co.uk/staff-vacancies and in the candidate pack below.

Deadline for applications: Monday 12 April 2021 at 12 noon

Interviews: week commencing 26 April 2021

Channing School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. To assist in this, the school follows a formal recruitment procedure for the employment of all staff which adheres to the recommendations of the Department for Education (DfE) in "Safeguarding Children and Safer Recruitment in Education" and the school’s Child Protection Policy. A copy of this procedure is available on request.

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