Subject Leader of Social Sciences

Temple Moor High School, Leeds, West Yorkshire, LS15 0PT

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  • Application deadline

    30 September 2022 at 12pm (midday)

  • Date listed

    15 September 2022

Job details

Key stages

Key stage 3, Key stage 4

Working pattern

Contract type


Full-time equivalent salary


Additional allowances

TLR1A (£8,291)

Subject Leader of Social Sciences job summary

Subject Leader of Social Sciences

Full Time, Permanent

MPS/UPS + TLR1A (£8,291)

Required January 2023

Required for January 2023, Temple Moor High School are seeking to appoint an enthusiastic, dynamic and highly motivated Subject Leader of Social Sciences  who will lead a small but successful team to deliver an outstanding curriculum.

The successful applicant will have leadership responsibility for Psychology, Sociology, Criminology at KS5 in addition to Psychology GCSE in this highly popular option subject.

We are looking for someone with the following qualities:

  • drive and ambition to be an outstanding curriculum leader
  • commitment to high quality teaching and learning and raising standards and outcomes for all students.
  • highly organised, effective in driving pupils' progress and have the ability to communicate with clarity and purpose.
  • ambition to create a strong reputation for your subject area within the school and local community.
  • ability to lead and teach Psychology at A Level is essential.

As a member of our Trust, you will benefit from:

  • being part of a truly collaborative trust, working with professional generosity and towards our shared mission of Nurturing ambition, delivering excellence and enriching children’s lives
  • our Trust commitment to continued investment in our people, supporting every member of staff throughout their career to be the best they can be
  • a clear set of values, a celebration of equality and diversity and a working environment built on respect, kindness and promotion of positive wellbeing
  • a generous benefits package including: excellent local government pension scheme, £5k cycle to work scheme, discounted gym, family health, private medical insurance and dental care plans, discounts and online offers at major high street/online retailers and our employee assistance programme accessible by you and your family.

For an application pack, please click on the following link: http://www.rklt.co.uk/vacancies/

Completed applications should be submitted no later than 12 noon on Friday 7 October 2022.

Interviews will be held week commencing Monday 10 October 2022

Temple Moor High School is part of the Red Kite Learning Trust and the Red Kite Alliance.

We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of our students and expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.

We promote diversity and want a workforce which reflects the population of Leeds.

Appointments are made subject to an enhanced Disclosure & Barring Service check.

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About Temple Moor High School

School type
Academy, ages 11 to 18
Education phase
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School size
1285 pupils enrolled
Age range
11 to 18
Contact email
Contact phone number

Temple Moor is a confident and outward-facing school, at the heart of our local community in Leeds. The school adapts well to the changing schools’ and educational landscape; better prepared to meet the needs and aspirations of all our learners.

We are part of the Red Kite Learning Trust, which has a philosophy deeply rooted in professional generosity and in helping young people excel within their own schools, and beyond. We believe we have found the right partner to help us to improve standards still further for all our students and to secure our long-term vision – helping us to become a centre of excellence at the heart of the community..

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