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  • Start date details

    September 2024

  • Closing date

    11 March 2024 at 9am

  • Date listed

    5 February 2024

Job details

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Subject

Social Sciences

Working pattern

Contract type

Permanent

Full-time equivalent salary

£30,000.00 - £46,525.00 Annually (Actual) TLR 2b £5,528

Head of Social Sciences job summary

Head of Social Sciences

MPS/UPS

TLR 2b £ £5,528

Permanent Full Time

Starting: September 2024

We are seeking to appoint an outstanding Head of Social Sciences to join our thriving Social Sciences department and provide high quality teaching. You will work closely with the team and be committed to improving the student experience across all Social Sciences disciplines.

The successful applicant will be passionate about teaching and committed to supporting students in achieving their very best. Teaching high quality lessons and a focus on high standards and engagement is vital to the role as we are committed to excellent outcomes for all our young people as well as providing wider curriculum opportunities that support our students’ holistic education.

The Highfield School is an ambitious 11-18 comprehensive school, where all are encouraged to achieve their full potential. We have an excellent reputation both academically and pastorally and we firmly believe that all our students are entitled to a curriculum that is innovative, relevant and accessible for all. Whilst there is a great emphasis on English, maths, science, humanities and languages, this is balanced by a promotion of, and dedication to, the arts and creativity both in our taught and wider curricular offer.

The development of teaching and learning at The Highfield School, is driven by a desire to understand how students learn and is led by evidence-based practice and access to high quality CPD. In addition, our innovative approach to the use of new technologies ensures that our students acquire the skills and confidence needed to be the leaders of the future, in a diverse and competitive world.

This role offers excellent CPD, career development opportunities, wonderful learners and the opportunity to play a central role in an excellent school. If you feel that you have the qualities and commitment to play that role, then we welcome your application.

Diversity: Scholars’ Education Trust is fully committed to the principles of equal opportunity, diversity and inclusion. We want to attract and retain the very best staff in all areas of the trust, ensuring our staff body reflects the diversity of our students and local community.

If you are interested in joining us, further details and an application pack is available from HR@scholarseducationtrust.co.uk or on 01727 859382.

Closing date: 9.00 am Monday 11 March 2024

Interviews: TBC

We reserve the right to make an appointment before the closing date, so early applications

Scholars’ Education Trust is an equal opportunities employer. The Trust is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. Applicants must be willing to undergo child protection screening, including checks with past employers and the Disclosure and Barring Service.

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About The Highfield School

School type
Academy, ages 11 to 18
Education phase
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School size
Up to 1068 pupils
Age range
11 to 18

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