The Governors are seeking to appoint a well-qualified, enthusiastic and experienced Teacher in Charge of Psychology for this highly successful independent school. We offer a competitive salary and benefits. Required from January 2020.
Information pack and application forms are available from the School’s website: www.manchesterhigh.co.uk or alternatively please e-mail for details: firstname.lastname@example.org,
Closing date: 9.00am Monday 16th September 2019
Interviews: Week commencing 23rd September 2019
The school is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. The successful applicant will be subject to an enhanced DBS check. Registered Charity 1164323 Company no: 9665070.
The post-holder will lead the teaching of Psychology, providing vision and strategic direction. If full time, the post-holder will also undertake the role of a form tutor.
The Teacher in Charge of Psychology is the subject leader, therefore is responsible to the Deputy Head Mistress (Curriculum) for the organisation, teaching, assessment and development of her/his subject throughout the school ensuring that each student is encouraged to develop her potential to the full in a climate of positive achievement. The Teacher in Charge should seek to create an atmosphere which is harmonious and productive both for students and staff.
The core purpose of the subject leader is to provide professional leadership and to strategically manage a subject area to secure high quality teaching, effective use of resources and improved standards of learning and achievement for all students.