Teacher of Social Sciences

St John Bosco CollegeWandsworth

Teacher of Social Sciences

Maternity Cover (Oct 2021 - 31st August 2022)

Required for October 2021 - Teachers’ Pay Scale

“The school’s vision that ‘it is not enough for young people to be loved, they must know that they are loved’ permeates the school’s culture” Ofsted May 2017

The Governors are seeking to appoint a highly motivated and skilled Teacher of Social Sciences to join this Catholic 11 – 18 comprehensive school judged “Good” by Ofsted in May 2017 and “Outstanding” by the Archdiocese of Southwark in 2019. 

It is an exciting time to join St John Bosco College as we continue our journey towards being an outstanding school, now that we are fully settled into our state-of-the-art building in the heart of Battersea.  Our success can be credited to our committed and dedicated staff who strive for excellence and promote high aspirations throughout the school. The successful candidate will receive a full programme of CPD and have opportunities for career development within the school.

We are seeking a talented individual to deliver high quality Social Science lessons across KS3-KS5, and to support other curriculum areas where appropriate. The successful candidate will be expected to provide excellent pastoral care to all students.  This post would be suitable for a newly-qualified teacher.

The successful candidate will:

Be able to teach Psychology, Sociology, Health & Social Care at KS3-5 

Be actively supportive of the Catholic values and beliefs of St John Bosco College and to make a positive contribution to the wider life of the school.

Early applications are welcome, and we reserve the right to appoint before the closing date if we find a suitable candidate.

Closing date: Noon Friday 24th September 2021

Interviews: TBC

CVs are not accepted.

Please note that if you complete the application form on an Apple Mac you must use ‘Adobe Acrobat Reader’ (you can get it here:  http://get.adobe.com/uk/reader/  ) and not the ‘Preview’ application that comes with the computer due to an incompatibility.

We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults and expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.

This post is subject to a DBS check.

Tel: (020) 7924 8310

Fax: (020) 7738 1867

Email: apply@sjbc.wandsworth.sch.uk

Headteacher: Paul Dunne MA

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