9 days remaining to apply

  • Expected start date

    1 September 2021

  • Application deadline

    17 May 2021 at 12:00 pm

  • Date listed

    30 April 2021

Job details

Job role
Health and social care, Humanities, Social sciences, Sociology
Working pattern
Full-time only
Contract type
Main pay range 1 to Upper pay range 3, £32,157 to £50,935 + TLR 2c (£7,017)

Job summary

The Faculty of Humanities

The Faculty comprises of Geography, History, Religious Studies and Social Sciences. Associate Heads of Faculty oversee each of the principal subject areas and there is an enthusiastic and committed team of over 20 teachers together with a Curriculum Associate to support the faculty with administrative tasks and student support. The Faculty teaches from years 7-13, with very high uptake of A-Level Humanities and Social Sciences subjects in the school.

We are looking to appoint an experienced and exceptional teacher with the leadership qualities and management skills to contribute to leading the further development of Social Science at the school. The department of Social Sciences has a strong track record of success at A Level and inspires many pupils to pursue Social Sciences courses in Higher Education, the popularity of the subject and the size of our cohort brings many opportunities to further expand the visibility of Sociology and opportunities to contribute to the work of an outstanding Sixth Form.

The role will entail managing the delivery of Sociology GCSE and A Level and Criminology Diploma curricula across the teaching staff, monitoring the delivery of this and driving high standards of teaching and learning. Additionally, the Associate Head of Faculty will engage with data to monitor and target progress interventions and contribute to CPD opportunities within the Faculty. The successful candidate will work with 3 other Heads of Department in a collaborative and supportive team under the direction and management of the Head of Faculty.

Employee benefits

Opportunities for further professional development are offered both in-house and through our membership of the Harrow Collegiate Teaching Schools Alliance and Brent Schools Partnership.

We offer Employee Assistant Programme and Cycle to Work Scheme.

More on how to apply

School overview

School type
Education phase
School size
2061 pupils enrolled
Age range
11 to 18
Ofsted report
View Ofsted report

About Kingsbury High School

Kingsbury High School is a vibrant learning environment with strong community ethos. Prospective candidates are welcome to come and look around the school see for yourself what makes different. As large 12 form entry 11-18 split site we situated in an inner London location, but out of feel – surrounded by parkland playing fields great local amenities, excellent transport links enable easy access from central fringe areas. Our truly diverse its makeup, whilst united as one family working achieve best all our students.

School location

Princes Avenue, London, NW9 9JR

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