Teacher of Economics/Social Science

Queen Elizabeth's Grammar School, Faversham, Kent


Job details

Job role Suitable for NQTs
Subjects Economics, Sociology, Politics
Working pattern Full-time only
Salary Main pay range 1 to Upper pay range 3, £24,373 to £40,490

Job summary

Required for September 2020, an enthusiastic and successful teacher to join our dynamic and high performing Social Sciences Faculty.
Applicants should possess excellent communication and organisational skills, be hard working, flexible and professional. The successful candidate will have high expectations of students, colleagues and self, displaying energy and enthusiasm in and out of the classroom. The ideal candidate will be able be able to teach economics and a further social science to A level. A willingness to contribute to other areas of school life would be welcome.

Essential educational requirements

A good honours degree.

Essential qualifications

Qualified Teacher Status and evidence of professional development.

Essential skills and experience

Proven competence in organisational matters with good, up-to-date, subject knowledge and practical skills. A knowledge of curriculum and exam specifications and the ability to teach Economics and a further social science at A level. The ideal candidate will have a sound knowledge of current educational thinking and educational initiatives.

School overview

School type Academy
Education phase Secondary
School size 959 pupils enrolled
Age range 11 to 18
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Website Queen Elizabeth's Grammar School website (opens in a new window)
Contact email office@queenelizabeths.kent.sch.uk

About Queen Elizabeth's Grammar School

Queen Elizabeth’s Grammar School is a forward thinking co-educational selective school set in the heart of the historic market town of Faversham. With 985 pupils and over 100 staff it is a thriving educational community where every student strives to do their very best in a supportive, friendly yet stimulating environment. We promote the values of respect and cooperation. Alongside our innovative curriculum we offer a broad range of additional opportunities for students to engage in beyond the classroom.

School location

Abbey Place, Faversham, Kent, ME13 7BQ