Head of Social Science
Queensmead School, Ruislip, Middlesex
|Subjects||Sociology, Psychology, Health and Social care|
|Working pattern||Full-time only|
|Salary||Main pay range 1 to Upper pay range 3, £28,355 to £44,541|
|Leadership level||Middle Leader|
This is an exciting opportunity for a talented Social Science Teacher who is aspiring to become a Head of Department.
Queensmead is an ‘outstanding’, oversubscribed 11-18 mixed academy school where students achieve highly and display ‘exemplary behaviour’ (Ofsted). Our Social Science Department is comprised of experienced, enthusiastic and engaging teachers. Queensmead School has achieved 76% 9-4 in English and Maths and is looking to build on this success.
The ideal candidate would be required to teach Sociology to A Level and to be able to offer either Psychology, Criminology and/or Health and Social Care.
For the right candidate there is the opportunity to oversee the Religious Studies Department.
• TLR 1a
• A comprehensive induction programme will be provided
• Ongoing extensive CPD programme
• Free iPad
• Free membership of the Fitness Zone at Queensmead Sports Centre
• Free Health Care Plan (Includes benefits worth over £2000)
• Ride to Work Scheme
• Free access to Goals Soccer Centre
|School size||1428 pupils enrolled|
|Age range||11 to 18|
|Ofsted report||View Ofsted report|
|Website||Queensmead School website (opens in a new window)|
About Queensmead School
Queensmead School is based in South Ruislip, Middlesex, and is an ‘outstanding’, oversubscribed 11-18 mixed academy school where students achieve highly and display ‘exemplary behaviour’ (Ofsted). It currently has around 1,450 students. Queensmead School strives to maintain a learning environment where students can reach their maximum potential, wherever their skills may lie. Technology is a key part of the education environment, with devices such as iPads and Chromebooks a regular classroom feature. There is also a strong emphasis on attendance and punctuality, with these qualities seen as essential to the learning process and academic endeavour. Queensmead offers students the chance to participate in activities such as music tuition and sports, with facilities including basketball courts, a fitness zone and access to five-a-side football pitches. International experiences offered to secondary students include language development in France, Germany and Spain, trekking excursions in Morocco, and skiing in Italy and Austria.
Queens Walk, Ruislip, Middlesex, HA4 0LS