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  • Start date details

    January 2024

  • Closing date

    27 November 2023 at 9am

  • Date listed

    11 October 2023

Job details

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Key stage

Key stage 3, Key stage 4, Key stage 5

Working pattern

Contract type

Permanent

Pay scale

TMR1 - UPR3 (£29344-£44918 inc Fringe) + TLR2b (Pay award pending)

Additional allowances

TLR2B

What skills and experience we're looking for

The Governors of Holy Trinity School seek to appoint a dynamic, forward looking candidate to the post of Subject Leader of Social Sciences, to join our faculty consisting of Social Sciences, Geography, History, Psychology and MFL, and to work underneath the Head of Faculty. This is a fantastic opportunity for an outstanding social sciences practitioner to step into middle leadership and to make a significant contribution to the development of Social Sciences. The Social Sciences on offer at Holy Trinity include Child Development (KS4), Sociology (KS5) and Health and Social Care (KS5). Uptake of the Social Sciences at KS4 and KS5 is high, being one of the most popular options in the school at A Level. You do not need to be an expert in all Social Sciences but must be able to demonstrate a willingness to learn and lead on the Social Sciences subjects.

Holy Trinity is an excellent Church of England Voluntary Aided 11-18, 7 form entry, mixed Comprehensive School where we pride ourselves in the pastoral care and development of all students. We are located in Crawley, West Sussex.

What the school offers its staff

We offer:

  • a starting salary and salary progression in line with the school’s policies on Pay and Appraisal;
  • engagement of all teaching staff in the HITS programmeto enhance ourteachingandlearningin the classroom.
  • professional learning is delivered for all stages of career development and supported through the LA and universities e.g. a mentoring programme for ECTs; a comprehensive induction, and a good programme of CPL.
  • A supportive, collegiate culture where your enthusiasm, commitment and passion for making a difference to the lives of our students, will be supported
  • an easy commute via public transport from Brighton, and from other parts of East and West Sussex and from Surrey. Many staff operate car share schemes and we have on-site parking. We are keen to receive applications from candidates for whom this is their first leadership role, as well as from experienced subject leaders. We require a forward-thinking individual who has the determination and passion to promote social sciences across the school. We desire applicants who will demonstrate their commitment to the teaching of Social Sciences; who have the enthusiasm, skill and ability to make a positive contribution to the leadership of this small team within the faculty.

Further details about the role

The successful candidate will require to evidence: how they meet the requirements of the attached person specification; their commitment to teaching across the 11-18 range; successful outcomes for students and achieving success through a team.

In addition to teaching your primary subject across ages 11 to 18 there is an expectation that you may teach other subjects as directed in order to facilitate the delivery of the curriculum. Relevant support will be offered.

Further information about the post and school can be found on the website. http://www.holytrinitycrawley.org.uk

The preferred method of communication in connection with this vacancy is by email. This is how invitations to interview will be sent. Please ensure that you check your emails and junk or spam folders on a regular basis.

Application forms and details about the post are attached and on the website. All enquiries and completed application forms with covering letter / statement should be sent to hr@holytrinitycrawley.org.uk by the closing date or earlier.

NB: The closing and interview dates are a guide only. We intend to review applications as they are received.An early application is advised, as once we have appointed, we will close the recruitment process.

The Holy Trinity Church Of England Secondary School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and we cooperate with other agencies and initiatives at local and national level. We expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. Any successful job applicant will be required to undertake a Disclosure & Barring service check (formerly known as Criminal Records Bureau check) at an enhanced level, in line with all schools across West Sussex. Disclosures include details of cautions, reprimands or final warning as well as convictions, spent or unspent.

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About Holy Trinity CofE Secondary School, Crawley

School type
Local authority maintained school, Church of England, ages 11 to 18
Education phase
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School size
1320 pupils enrolled
Age range
11 to 18
Phone number
01293 423690

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