Teacher of Social Science, Kingston upon Thames

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Tolworth Girls' School & Sixth FormKingston upon Thames

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Start date: September 2019
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: MPS | UPS | Outer London
Contract term: Permanent
Suitable for NQTs: No

Teacher of Social Sciences

MPS | UPS | Outer London


Required for September 2019

Tolworth Girls' School & Sixth Form is a World Class School with high expectations, encouraging our students to be aspirational with their learning and to enjoy all aspects of school life. We are looking to appoint an engaging and committed Teacher of Social Sciences to join our highly effective Faculty.

This post offers an excellent opportunity for a well-qualified and organised teacher, to work within an innovative and successful Faculty. We are seeking to appoint a highly motivated professional who has a real love for their subject and the capacity to use creative approaches in their teaching. We have a hardworking, specialist department with a strong team ethos.

Our ideal candidate will be a committed practitioner who shares our vision to ‘Let your light so shine – Be the best you can be’. You will have the ability to teach in any key discipline, Health and Social Care, Psychology or Sociology at Key Stage 5.


Employee well-being is a key part of our values, we have a wide range of incentives to engage staff and ensure they are appreciated and feel valued.  Our benefits include Teachers pension scheme; discounted on site Gym membership; Childcare vouches; cycle to work loan scheme and good relationships with a local estate agent for those relocating or renting. Also, free on-site parking and regular clubs and activities to take part in.

Tolworth Girls' School & Sixth Form

Our last OFSTED Inspection in September 2017 confirmed that Tolworth Girls' School & Sixth Form is an Outstanding school in all areas. In 2018 we also received World Class School Accreditation, supporting our absolute committed to providing the very best education for our students.

We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. All offers of employment are subject to satisfactory references and an enhanced DBS check. The School is an equal opportunities employer. We welcome applications from all members of the community regardless of gender, age, marital status, disability, ethnicity, religion or sexual orientation.

Closing Date:           9am Monday 20 May 2019                           

Applications will not be considered from speculative recruitment agencies. We will only accept direct applications at this time. Tolworth Girls' School & Sixth Form reserve the right to close this advert as soon as a suitable candidate is appointed.

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More about Tolworth Girls' School & Sixth Form
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: Secondary with sixth form
Funding status: State - Academy
Gender: Girls
Age Range: 11 - 18 years
Denomination: Non-denominational
Address: Fullers Way North, Surbiton, Surrey, KT6 7LQ, United Kingdom.
Telephone: +44 20 83973854
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Tolworth Girls' School & Sixth Form is a thriving Academy with a healthy and open attitude to progress and change.  Rated Outstanding in all areas by Ofsted in September 2017, staff are aspirational for their pupils and want the best for the...