Teacher of Psychology and Sociology
Wexham School, Slough, Berkshire
|Working pattern||Full-time only|
|Salary||Main pay range 1 to Upper pay range 3, £25,543 to £41,635|
We require, for April 2020, a well qualified and enthusiastic colleague to teach Psychology and Sociology post 16. The ability to contribute more widely to the teaching in the Humanities Department would be beneficial.
Essential educational requirements
Good Honours Degree
Qualified Teacher Status
Recent and relevant continued professional development
Essential skills and experience
Highly effective oral and written communication skills
Good analytical skills, being able to synthesise complex information, summarise, draw appropriate conclusions and make decisions
An effective and inspirational classroom teacher with a proven record of student success irrespective of the students’ needs or backgrounds
Ability to empower students who have been disengaged from learning to achieve success
Effective behaviour management skills which empowers young people to manage their behaviour more appropriately
Excellent interpersonal and people skills to lead, inspire, motivate and support students and colleagues successfully
A proven track record of implementing effective strategies to include and meet the needs of all students to raise achievement.
Experience of initiating and implementing strategies to improve children's learning and progress.
Demonstrable success in preparing students for public examinations.
|School type||LA Maintained School|
|School size||807 pupils enrolled|
|Age range||11 to 19|
|Ofsted report||View Ofsted report|
|School website||Wexham School website (opens in a new window)|
About Wexham School
Wexham School is a friendly and vibrant school with a highly committed staff who want the best for all our students ensuring they are ambitious and hungry for future triumph. We, as a school community, have developed a “can do” attitude through collaboration and effective partnerships. We are proud to be a non-selective secondary school with a sixth form, which Ofsted judged to be ‘Good’ in all categories in November 2017. These are exciting times to join us as we expand the school to take rising student numbers and having recently (Nov 18) moved a substantial part of the school into brand new accommodation.
Norway Drive, Slough, Berkshire, SL2 5QP