Head of Sociology and Health and Social Care

De Lisle College Loughborough Leicestershire, Loughborough, Leicestershire, LE11 4SQ

Deadline is tomorrow

  • Start date details

    17 April 2023 or earlier

  • Closing date

    1 December 2022 at 9am

  • Date listed

    17 November 2022

Job details

Key stage

Key stage 3, Key stage 4

Working pattern

Contract type


Pay scale

£25,714-£41,604 + TLR2A £3,100

Additional allowances

TLR2A £3,100

What skills and experience we're looking for

We are seeking an outstanding teacher to lead sociology and health and social care across the college. The successful candidate will be a strong classroom practitioner with proven impact in raising attainment and developing the quality of teaching in others. An essential requirement of the post is the ability to teach GCSE and A level Sociology, and Health and Social Care at level 2 and level 3.

What the school offers its staff

De Lisle is committed to providing the very best knowledge-rich education to Catholic students and those who are willing to support our ethos. We offer exceptional working conditions. A centralised detention system and high-quality pastoral care ensures that student behaviour is exemplary. The classroom environment allows teachers to teach, as the expert in the room, free from disruption. We ensure that staff workload is manageable and productive; time-consuming and ineffective routine marking of student work has been removed, along with the requirement to provide detailed written reports for students. Teachers are able to direct their energies into activities which maximise student outcomes and minimise burden on the teacher. All colleagues benefit from a comprehensive programme of continuing professional development.

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About De Lisle College Loughborough Leicestershire

School type
Academy, Roman Catholic, ages 11 to 18
Education phase
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School size
1273 pupils enrolled
Age range
11 to 18
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De Lisle College is a thriving and successful 11-18 Catholic voluntary academy, which is part of the St Thomas Aquinas Multi Academy Trust. We are committed to instilling the values of the Catholic faith in our students, enabling them to flourish in the world beyond school. Our vision is to provide the very best education for all our students, centred on an academic knowledge-based curriculum, enriched with sport and the creative and performing arts. We welcome Catholic students and those from other backgrounds who are willing to embrace the distinct, Catholic ethos of our college.

Arranging a visit to De Lisle College Loughborough Leicestershire

To arrange a visit and increase the chance of a successful application email wendy.herbert@delisle.leics.sch.uk.

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