Who we are:
The Social Sciences Department is a large, high profile, department. It encompasses Sociology, Psychology, Religious Education, Children's Learning, Play & Development, Personal, Social & Health Education, Citizenship and Health & Social Care. The Academy has traditionally high success rates in examined social sciences and they are some of the most popular option subjects at GCSE and A Level, additionally there is a large uptake of Level 2 and Level 3 vocational qualifications.
The department has an ethos of encouraging young people to think critically and analytically about the world around them.
Southfields Academy is a thriving non-selective secondary academy located in south west London. It has recently undergone complete redevelopment and benefits from the cutting edge in art, design & vocational technology facilities, spacious and bright communal areas and classrooms. All of which are equipped with the latest technology and designed by our staff and students to ensure their fitness for purpose to educate the children of today and future-proofed for the children of tomorrow.
Who we are looking for:
We are looking for a vigorous, motivated and inspiring teacher to enthuse and engage young people in their subject. The successful candidate will demonstrate that they can teach Personal & Social Health education and Health & Social Care to a high standard and up to level 3. They should also be willing and able to teach in at least two of the other areas . The ideal candidate will be able to use creativity to develop rich and exciting lessons. They will be ambitious and adaptable, with excellent planning and classroom management skills.
The Academy is an Equal Opportunity Employer and welcomes applications regardless of race, colour, nationality, ethnic origin, sex, marital status, disability or age. All applicants are considered on the basis of their merits and abilities for the job. The Academy is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children.
All posts are subject to a Disclosure and Barring Service check.
The Academy will only accept applications directly from candidates themselves.
If you do not hear from us within 2 weeks of the closing date, please assume you were unsuccessful on this occasion.
Please note that we reserve the right to close this post early, should we receive a high volume of applications.