Main pay range 1 to Upper pay range 3, £29,916 to £45,765
About the Job:
We wish to appoint a Head of Psychology and Sociology to work across KS4 and KS5. The role is available for January 2021. A TLR may also be available for the right candidate. The department achieves very good results at GCSE and A Level. Students follow the AQA syllabus at GCSE and A level for both subjects. All students are taught in mixed ability classes. The successful candidate will need to demonstrate a track record of improving student outcomes in psychology and sociology and an ability to motivate and support departmental teachers.
About Our School:
Trinity Catholic High School is large Catholic comprehensive school situated in the London Borough of Redbridge and within the Diocese of Brentwood. Ofsted have ranked us as ‘outstanding’ on 5 consecutive occasions and we have a reputation for excellence in all aspects of our service to the children in our school and the wider community. In 2020, our school was judged ‘Outstanding in All Areas’ during our Section 48 inspection, reflecting our school leadership strong commitment to the Catholic Life & Ethos of our community.
Our school’s inspection reports can be viewed on this link: http/tchs.uk.net/about-us/ofsted/index.html. The highest standards relating to Teaching and Learning are a feature of daily life at Trinity and these significantly impact student progress and attainment.
23% of students achieved grades 9-7, 65% achieved grades 9-5 and 88% achieved grades 9-4 in Psychology
43% of students achieved A*-B and 79% achieved A*-C in A Level Psychology
32% of students achieved A*-B and 64% achieved A*-C in A Level Sociology
We are seeking a professional who is:
An enthusiastic Psychology & Sociology specialist with the ability to teach across KS4 & KS5.
Keen to challenge and enthuse our diverse student population.
We can offer the successful candidate:
Non-contact time and Planning, Preparation and Assessment time (PPA) at Trinity is very generous and well above the national minimum requirement of 10% of your timetable.
A team of motivated and talented teachers that work collaboratively to raise standards and secure achievement for all students.
A well-resourced school and a stimulating environment that is conducive to high quality teaching and learning.
Applications: Download our application form from our website: https://tchs.uk.net/vacancies/index.html. If you have any queries, please contact HR Department on 020 8506 5542 or email firstname.lastname@example.org for further details.
Trinity Catholic High School is committed to safeguarding children; successful candidates will be subject to an enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service check. Please note, due to high volumes of applications only shortlisted candidates will be contacted