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  • Job start date

    1 September 2024

  • Closing date

    6 May 2024 at 9am

  • Date listed

    9 April 2024

Job details

Job role

Visa sponsorship

Visas cannot be sponsored

Key stage

Key stage 3, Key stage 4, Key stage 5


Health and social care

Working pattern

Full time

Contract type


Pay scale

M1 - UPS3: £30,000 - £46,525 per annum

Additional allowances

TLR 2B (£5,349 per annum)

What skills and experience we're looking for

Lead Teacher of Health and Social Care and Quality Nominee

M1 - UPS3: £30,000 - £46,525per annum, plus TLR 2B (£5,349 per annum)

Full Time Position

Required from September 2024

The Governors are seeking to appoint a highly motivated and experienced Teacher of Health and Social Care, who will also fulfil the role of Quality Nominee for the whole school.

The successful candidate must be energetic with a passion and commitment for the subject; this is an exciting opportunity for an existing leader or classroom teacher, with some experience of vocational/BTEC teaching to secure a middle leadership role, as the Quality Nominee.

The successful candidate will be passionate and be able to work as a member of the Social Sciences faculty, to ensure the consistent promotion of learning and to secure the best outcomes for all of our students.

What the school offers its staff

The Joseph Whitaker School is a popular 11-18 school, in Rainworth, a village just outside of Mansfield. It serves the three local villages of Blidworth, Rainworth and Ravenshead and has around 1370 students.

As a school we offer:

  • a strong team environment that takes staff well-being seriously
  • a dedicated Senior Leadership Team who want to see colleagues progress and flourish in their careers
  • support from the wider Trust including numerous CPD opportunities
  • access to Schools’ Advisory Service, offering mental health and wellbeing support to staff
  • Generous employer contribution to Local Government and Teacher Pensions Scheme
  • Free onsite parking
  • Cycle to work scheme

Further details about the role

To apply, please visit the Trust website at www.emet.uk.com/vacancies and complete the online application form.

On the application form, please focus on a detailed 'supporting statement' taking into account the person specification and indicating why you would be the best person for us to recruit to this position.

For further information or if you would like to arrange a tour of the school prior to application and/or interview, please emailheadteacher@josephwhitaker.org. Alternatively, please view our school websitewww.josephwhitaker.org.

The successful candidate will have to meet the requirements of the person specification in order to be offered the post,will be required to undergo a full enhanced DBS check and must be eligible to work in the UK. 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. Safeguarding checks will be undertaken during the recruitment process and this may include online searches.

We welcome applications regardless of age, gender, ethnicity or religion.

The closing date for applications is 9am on Monday 6th May 2024.

Commitment to safeguarding

Our organisation is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults. We expect all staff, volunteers and trustees to share this commitment.

Our recruitment process follows the keeping children safe in education guidance.

Offers of employment may be subject to the following checks (where relevant):
childcare disqualification
Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS)
online and social media
prohibition from teaching
right to work
satisfactory references
suitability to work with children

You must tell us about any unspent conviction, cautions, reprimands or warnings under the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974 (Exceptions) Order 1975.

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About The Joseph Whitaker School

School type
Academy, ages 11 to 18
Education phase
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School size
1380 pupils enrolled
Age range
11 to 18
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