Teacher of Health & Social Care/Social Sciences (King Edward VI School)
Teacher of Health & Social Care/Social Sciences
Dates: Apply by Monday 22 March 2021 at 12.00 noon
Interviews: Monday 29 March 2021
Salary: MPR - UPR
Contract type: 0.6 fte or up to full-time for a suitable candidate
Contract term: Permanent
Required by: September 2021
King Edward VI School Lichfield is seeking a well qualified, talented and enthusiastic teacher who is able to teach Health & Social Care at Key Stage 4 and Post-16 plus either Sociology or Psychology at A level. We currently offer the BTEC Award at Key Stage 4 with two groups in each cohort. We offer the BTEC Level 3 National Certificate in Health & Social Care in the Sixth Form and from September 2021 we will be offering the diploma course. This additional post is in response to growing demand for Health & Social Care, we require additional Social Sciences staffing equivalent to at least a 0.6fte teacher although we anticipate that this will be the equivalent of a full-time role by the following September. Therefore the ability to offer a second subject area on a short term basis could be linked to a more substantial or possibly a full-time contract. Equally, we are happy to offer a permanent part-time appointment for a strong candidate.
We are looking for a teacher who has excellent communication skills with an ability to develop and maintain positive relationships with students, colleagues and parents. We expect the successful candidate to work as part of a team and be willing to participate in all aspects of school life.
King Edward VI School is a popular 11-18 comprehensive school rated Good by OfSTED in 2017 with recognition of outstanding practice and a highly positive ethos. The school is well-regarded within the community and has a reputation for high quality teaching. Lichfield is a small, vibrant cathedral city which is easily accessible from the surrounding areas.
This school is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people/vulnerable adults and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.
This position is subject to a criminal records check from the Disclosure & Barring Service (Formerly CRB) which will require you to disclose all criminal convictions.