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Teacher of Media Studies

St Francis Xavier Sixth Form CollegeWandsworth

SFX is a dynamic and ambitious Sixth Form College, one of the closest Sixth Form Colleges to both the City of London and to Parliament. We thrive on our many engagements and connections with higher education, with employers and with external agencies and we relish the challenge of working out how best to equip our young people to compete and flourish in the future. Rated “Good” by Ofsted (in 2018), the College achieves excellent standards and is proud to support many young people from non-traditional backgrounds to successful progression to higher education and to employment.  Currently, it is embarking upon a journey to achieve one of the first awards of “Apple Distinguished” status for its digital innovation practice in teaching, learning and assessment. We want to ensure that we take care of and support the development of the whole person: educational, emotional, social and spiritual.

Teacher of Media Studies

Start date:  1 November 2021

Full Time| Maternity cover

Salary: £29,665 – £45,827

(additional Head of Department responsibility with allowance for the right candidate)

Our thriving Media Studies department has a full time, maternity cover vacancy for a dynamic Media Studies specialist who is committed to active learning and passing on their enthusiasm for their subject. The department offers Media Studies at A Level and the Level 3 UAL Diploma in Creative Media Production.

We welcome applications from NQTs.

The salary will be paid on the Sixth Form Colleges’ scale (£29,665 – 45,827) per annum inclusive of Inner London Weighting.  Progression will be by one scale point each year, subject to satisfactory appraisal outcomes, until scale 9 is reached. 

As well as a competitive salary, you can also look forward to a great range of benefits including membership of the Teachers’ Pension Scheme, employee assistance programme, excellent training opportunities, free use of our state of the art fitness suite and staff fitness classes, cycle to work scheme, on site free parking to name a few. 

With excellent resources and a drive for continuous improvement, Saint Francis Xavier Sixth Form College is actively seeking staff who want to make a difference and be part of this exciting phase of our development. 

For more information about the College please visit our College website

The closing date for receipt of application forms is noon on Monday 20 September 2021

Interviews are scheduled to be held in the week beginning 27 September 2021

All successful candidates must be willing to undergo a DBS Police check.

In promoting equal opportunities, we welcome applications from all sections of the community. All disabled applicants who meet the minimum criteria will be shortlisted for interview.

SFX is committed to the safeguarding and welfare of young people. Successful candidates will be subject to an Enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) check

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