• Expected start date

    1 September 2021

  • Application deadline

    17 June 2021 at 12:00pm

  • Date listed

    28 May 2021

Job details

Job role
Teacher, Suitable for NQTs
Subjects
Humanities, Psychology, Social sciences, Sociology
Working pattern
Full-time only
Contract type
Permanent
Salary
MPS/UPS

Job summary

Required for September 2021, a suitably qualified and enthusiastic Teacher of Psychology. The postholder will be required to teach to A Level. The ability to teach Criminology or Sociology is desirable. The post is suitable for an NQT or more experienced teacher and a full programme of induction, support and staff development is offered. We recognise that a current practitioner may not be able to join us until January 2022. If that is you and you like the look of the post, please still apply.

A high value is placed on Humanities education in the school and the resources are excellent. The successful candidate will join a dedicated and highly committed team.

Additional allowances

A full programme of induction, support and staff development is offered.
Sheldon is a happy school and staff morale is high with a strong focus on well-being.
Situated in attractive parkland on the edge of the rapidly growing market town of Chippenham, surrounding by beautiful countryside.

Supporting documents

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

School overview

School type
Academy, ages 11 to 18
Education phase
Secondary
School size
1691 pupils enrolled
Age range
11 to 18
Contact email
hr@sheldonschool.co.uk
Contact phone number
01249 766020

About Sheldon School

Sheldon School is a large mixed secondary school and sixth form in Chippenham, Wiltshire for students aged 11 to 18 and is the largest school in Wiltshire. Since April 2011, it has been an Academy.

Sheldon is a high-performing school with a strong record of success and an outstanding local and national reputation. It is a very happy school and staff morale is high. Our vision is to be a forward-thinking and outward-looking school, where aspirations are high and ambitions unlimited. A confident community, where teaching is inspirational, every individual valued and students are resilient, successful and proud of their school.

“The all-pervading caring ethos ensures that pupils are happy and able to thrive from the moment they arrive at school. The vibrant atmosphere created reflects the commitment to pupils’ enriching and positive school experiences.” Ofsted June 2017.

We are situated in attractive parkland on the edge of the rapidly growing market town of Chippenham, surrounded by beautiful countryside. There are good rail and road links to London, we are 5 minutes from junction 17 on the M4 and a 10 minute train journey to the beautiful Roman City of Bath.

School location

Hardenhuish Lane, Chippenham, Wiltshire, SN14 6HJ

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