Head of Psychology St John's Marlborough, Marlborough, Wiltshire

Job description

St John’s Academy Marlborough is one of the highest performing academies in the Country and a key member of the highly effective Excalibur Academies Trust. We are looking for a highly motivated and enthusiastic Head of Psychology to join our exceptionally supportive and passionate team.

We require an enthusiastic and well qualified teacher and leader to teach Psychology and ideally, Sociology or Health & Social Care. You will be an outstanding teacher with a proven track record, and this role will be the lead for a very popular 6th form subject with up to 6 groups each year across both Year 12 and Year 13.

The Psychology department as well as the rest of the Academy, performs at a very high level and it has a very clear focus on students making better than expected progress.

Being part of the Excalibur Academies Trust means we offer a very well thought through package of support and development, which includes a wide variety of opportunities for you to take your career in any number of directions. Our professional development offer ensures a very clear focus on the development and well-being of all our staff and students.

The Academy is judged as Outstanding in all areas and it has exceptional facilities in a state of the art teaching environment. We are a Challenge Partners School that specializes in innovative approaches to teaching and learning and we lead our own Teaching School.

We believe this is a great opportunity to join a thriving and forward thinking school. We would be prepared to put the right package together to draw the right candidate to join the team.

Salary Negotiable according to experience.

Please do come and see us in action.

Closing date: Friday 18th October, noon.

Interviews: w/c 21st October 2019.

Excalibur Academies Trust is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. All applicants will be subject to a full Disclosure and Barring Service check before appointment is confirmed.

Essential educational requirements

First degree, BEd, PGCE

Essential qualifications

Qualified Teacher Status

Essential skills and experience

Leadership experience.
Teaching Psychology, Sociology, Health & Social Care

Employee benefits


About St John's Marlborough

Granham Hill, Marlborough, Wiltshire, SN8 4AX
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