11 days remaining to apply

  • Expected start date

    1 January 2022

  • Application deadline

    1 October 2021 at 12:00pm

  • Date listed

    15 September 2021

Job details

Job role
Teacher
Subject
Psychology
Working pattern
Full-time
Contract type
Fixed term (Maternity Cover)
Salary
MPS/UPS

Job summary

  • Teacher of Psychology
    Main Pay Scale/Upper Pay Range – 0.6 (0.72 NQT) FTE
    Required to start January 2022

    King Edward VII School is a thriving, over-subscribed School, with a diverse intake. It is a stimulating place in which to work, offering many opportunities to students and staff alike. The School enjoys an excellent reputation and sees the calibre of its staff as a key strength. King Edward VII School has two sites within the S10 area, approximately 1.5 miles apart. The successful candidate will teach at the Upper School site. At King Edward VII School we offer an excellent benefits package, including a pension, a cycle to work scheme, eye test vouchers and cash plan including therapy benefits. We also offer a full employee assistance programme (EAP)

    We have a vacancy for a confident, enthusiastic, suitably qualified and experienced Teacher of Psychology to join a strong, successful department from January 2022

    The successful candidate will:


    • be an excellent, strongly motivated teacher able to teach across the ability range

    • have a passionate commitment to making learning stimulating and relevant for all

    • be a confident, skilled user of ICT

    • be willing to contribute to the wider life of the School

    • ability to teach A-Level Psychology

    • have a passionate commitment to making Psychology relevant, accessible and rewarding for all

      Psychology is a very popular subject in the Sixth Form, there are four classes in both Year 12 and Year 13. The department consistently achieves excellent results and students also report high levels of enjoyment of the subject and many go on to study psychology related subjects at university. Three experienced staff currently make up the department which provides a supportive and collaborative environment.

      We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare and safety of children and young people and expect all staff to show this commitment. The successful candidate will be required to complete Disclosure and Barring Service declarations in line with Section 115 of the Police Act 1997. All applicants are required to read the Safeguarding and Child Protection Policy incorporating Self-Harm and Online Safety

      Please note: Only applications on the standard Sheffield LA application form will be considered. Write a letter of application (no more than two sides of A4, in font no smaller than twelve) stating:
      1. Why you are applying for the post
      2. How your experience so far has prepared you for the post.

      For further details please contact Tom Hall at recruitment@kes.sheffield.sch.uk
      Closing date: Monday 4th October 2021 – 12noon
      Interview date: Tuesday 12th October 2021


    Additional allowances

    At King Edward VII School we offer an excellent benefits package, including a pension, a cycle to work scheme, eye test vouchers and cash plan including therapy benefits. We also offer a full employee assistance programme (EAP)

    Applying for the job

    Please note: Only applications on the standard Sheffield LA application form will be considered. Write a letter of application (no more than two sides of A4, in font no smaller than twelve) stating:
    1. Why you are applying for the post
    2. How your experience so far has prepared you for the post.

    For further details please contact Tom Hall at recruitment@kes.sheffield.sch.uk or visit www.kes.sheffield.sch.uk/vacancies for more information or to download an application form.

    Closing date: Monday 4th October 2021 – 12noon
    Interview date: Tuesday 12th October 2021

    Supporting documents

    If you need these documents in an accessible format, please contact the school.

    School overview

    School type
    Local authority maintained school, ages 11 to 18
    Education phase
    Secondary
    School size
    1721 pupils enrolled
    Age range
    11 to 18
    Contact phone number
    0114 229 6560

    About King Edward VII School

    King Edward VII School is a thriving, over-subscribed School, with a diverse intake. It is a stimulating place in which to work, offering many opportunities to students and staff alike. The School enjoys an excellent reputation and sees the calibre of its staff as a key strength. King Edward VII School has two sites within the S10 area, approximately 1.5 miles apart.

    Arranging a visit to King Edward VII School

    Please contact Tom Hall - Hr & Cover Manager to arrange a visit on 0114 229 6560

    School location

    Glossop Road, Sheffield, South Yorkshire, S10 2PW

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