Teacher of Psychology

Bluecoat Aspley Academy, Nottingham, Nottinghamshire


Job details

Subject Psychology
Working pattern Full-time only
Salary Main pay range 1 to Upper pay range 3, £24,373 to £40,490

Job summary

We are looking to appoint a dynamic, passionate and inspirational teacher of Psychology that has excellent subject knowledge and is able to contribute to continued improvements in progress and student attainment.

The successful candidate will have a genuine enthusiasm and passion for Psychology and generate and sustain a high degree of motivation in all pupils, delivering excellent A level teaching. We teach the AQA specification.

Prior experience of teaching Psychology is a requirement for the post and preferably potential candidates will be familiar with the new AQA Psychology syllabus and the examination requirements.

Essential educational requirements

• A degree in Psychology;

Essential qualifications

• Qualified Teacher Status.

Essential skills and experience

• An ability to work in a collaborative partnership with the people associated with the school; staff, parents, governors, Diocese and LA.
• High standards, accuracy and attention to detail, and be able to meet all deadlines.
• The ability to work under pressure, plan and prioritise their own workload, remaining professional at all times.
• Excellent written and oral communication, numerical and interpersonal skills
• Excellent organisational skills
• An ability to work within and support teams.
• Strong people skills, including a personal warmth and good humour
• The ability to provide effectively for individual learning needs.
• Ability to use ICT as a learning and admin tool.
• Dynamic, effective teaching strategies that engage all learners

Please see job pack for full job description and person specification.

Employee benefits

In return we can offer:
• Employee benefits and well-being scheme
• Cycle to work scheme
• Access to Local Government Pension Scheme
• Salary sacrifice bus pass scheme

More on how to apply

School overview

School type Academy, Church of England
Education phase Secondary
School size 1487 pupils enrolled
Age range 11 to 19
Ofsted report View Ofsted report
School website Bluecoat Aspley Academy website (opens in a new window)
Contact email recruimentbaa@archwaytrust.co.uk

About Bluecoat Aspley Academy

School location

Aspley Lane, Nottingham, Nottinghamshire, NG8 5GY