Teacher of Psychology (and Health & Social Care), Devon

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South Dartmoor Community CollegeDevon

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Start date: January 2019
Contract type: Part Time
Salary: MPS
Contract term: Maternity Cover
Suitable for NQTs: Yes

South Dartmoor Community College is seeking to appoint from January 2019, a well-qualified practitioner to teach Psychology and Health & Social Care to an advanced level in an innovative and popular department.   We are seeking an outstanding teacher of Psychology to cover a 0.5 FTE maternity leave in our very successful 11-18 school.  We expect the successful candidate to provide our students with first-class subject knowledge of Psychology, and Health & Social Care at KS5, so that they leave the school equipped with skills allowing them to reach their full potential at university and in the current job market.  Highly qualified NQT’s are welcome to apply and we are happy to support the NQT year throughout this time period. The Department and College are focusing on ‘building the learning power’ of students to ensure that learners are engaged, curious and challenged.   

South Dartmoor Community College has recently embarked upon an exciting journey to revolutionise both teaching and learning.  If you are excited by innovation and creativity then we would like to hear from you. 

The College is set on an attractive campus within the boundary of the stunning Dartmoor National Park and is within easy commuter distance of Plymouth, Exeter and the South Devon coast. 

As a member of the South Dartmoor Multi Academy Trust, the College works with Ashburton, Buckfastleigh, Ilsington, Moretonhampstead and Widecombe Primary Schools as well as the Atrium Studio School.  Our valued Trust partners are Exeter University, Capita Children’s Services, E & J W Glendinning Ltd and TLO.  

Closing date: Thursday 22nd November 2018 (noon)  

Interviews: Tuesday 27th November 2018.  

Please visit the ‘about us’ section on our website, to view and apply.  For enquiries, please e-mail HR on hr@southdartmoor.devon.sch.uk. Completed application form to be e-mailed to same address.   

South Dartmoor is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.  The successful candidate will require an enhanced DBS check.

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More about South Dartmoor Community College
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: Secondary
Funding status: State - Academy
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 11 - 18 years
Denomination: Non-denominational
Address: Balland Lane, Ashburton, Newton Abbot, Devon, TQ13 7EW, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 1364 652230
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