Teacher of Psychology and Sociology, Ipswich

Closing date:New this week

St Joseph's CollegeIpswich
Date posted:
Start date: 1 September 2019
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: The College's Own Salary Pay Scale
Contract term: Permanent
Suitable for NQTs: Yes

Permanent, Full Time

St Joseph's College is a vibrant independent day and boarding school in Ipswich providing a broad and seamless education for over 600 boys and girls aged 3 - 18. We provide a wide range of stimulating and challenging opportunities that our pupils embrace in both the academic and extra-curricular life of the College. 

The resultant all-round education develops our pupils into well-rounded individuals who challenge themselves to ‘being our best’ in every aspect of life at the school, and beyond. Our innovative teaching and subsequent success starts in the Prep School and runs all the way through the Senior School and Sixth Form. 

Over the past few years, both Psychology and Sociology have been popular subjects in the Sixth Form, attracting a significant proportion of the Sixth Form students. A number of the students have been successful at gaining university places to study the subjects at degree level.

For September 2019, applications are invited for the position of Teacher of Psychology and Sociology to contribute to the delivery of the subject at AS and A Level.   This is as a permanent position. We are seeking a dynamic and inspiring teacher to continue our strong provision within the subject. 

A boarding role and boarding accommodation may also be available for the right candidate.  

Further details and an application form may be found at https://www.stjos.co.uk/our-community/job-vacancies or by contacting the HR Officer by email careers@stjos.co.uk or telephone (01473) 690281.

The closing date for applications is Midday on Monday 25 March, with interviews taking place week commencing Monday 1 April.  The College reserves the right to interview prior to the closing deadline, so early applications are encouraged. 

St Joseph’s College is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children. The successful applicant will be required to undertake child protection screening appropriate to the post, including an Enhanced Disclosure via the Disclosure and Barring Service. Please be advised that applications cannot be accepted unless they are on the College’s Application Form. References will be taken up and will be carefully checked. DBS charge payable by applicant. 

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More about St Joseph's College
Address: Birkfield, Belstead Road, Ipswich, Suffolk, IP2 9DR, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 1473 690281