Head/Teacher of Psychology (Maternity Cover), Bedfordshire

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Mark Rutherford SchoolBedfordshire

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Start date: Required from 11th June 2018 (although a September start would be considered)
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: MPS/UPS plus TLR 2a (£2667)
Contract term: Maternity Cover
Suitable for NQTs: No


Head/Teacher of Psychology (Maternity Cover)

MPS/UPS plus TLR 2a (£2667)

Required from 11th June 2018 (although a September start would be considered) until 8th February 2019 

Reference number MRS 07/18

“Sixth formers have a high profile in the school…….. 

They were very positive about the guidance and support that they receive and about the school on the whole; one described it as being ‘like a family – a very happy family’.”

OFSTED March 2016

We are looking to appoint a well-qualified and enthusiastic Head/Teacher of Psychology to lead and manage this popular and oversubscribed AS and A2 Psychology course at Mark Rutherford School. 

This role is to cover maternity leave from June (or September) 2018 to February 2019, in the first instance. The position is full-time, however a part-time (0.8) role could be considered for the right candidate.

If you want to work with talented and engaging individuals in an energetic, vibrant and very successful Sixth Form we want to hear from you. 

Mark Rutherford Sixth Form is in the top 10% nationally for AS Level results (September 2017). At A Level, the Psychology department is high achieving and has been rated amongst the top 25% nationally for the past three years based on their ALPs grade.

We are committed to the protection and safety of our students and the successful candidates will be subject to an enhanced DBS check.  We welcome applications regardless of age, gender, ethnicity or religion.

Visits to the school are welcomed. Please contact Fran Wade (01234 290200) to arrange a time.

All the information relating to this vacancy, including job description, person specification and selection criteria can be downloaded from our website: www.markrutherford.beds.sch.uk 

Please email your completed application forms to fran.wade@mrus.co.uk 

We do not accept CVs.

Closing date: 8am Tuesday 8th May 2018

Interviews: After 14th May 2018

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More about Mark Rutherford School
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: Secondary
Funding status: State - Academy
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 11 - 18 years
Address: Wentworth Drive, Bedford, Bedfordshire, MK41 8PX, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 1234 290200
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