20 days remaining to apply

  • Application deadline

    11 October 2021 at 12:00pm

  • Date listed

    14 September 2021

Job details

Job role
Suitable for early career teachers
Psychology, Social sciences
Working pattern
Contract type

Job summary

Teacher Of Psychology & Social Sciences


We are looking to appoint an ambitious, enthusiastic and talented classroom practitioner with the ability to teach across the age and ability range, although the main focus will be Post 16. The successful candidate will have an affinity with young people and be outward thinking in their approach to teaching and learning with the enthusiasm to further develop this increasingly popular subject.

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School overview

School type
Academy, ages 11 to 18
Education phase
School size
1601 pupils enrolled
Age range
11 to 18
Contact phone number

About Minsthorpe Community College, A Specialist Science College

Location: Wakefield, United Kingdom
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: Secondary with sixth form
Funding status: State - Academy
Gender: Mixed
Age range: 11 - 18 years

Minsthorpe Community College: A place where everyone plays a part in strengthening our learning community through Motivation, Commitment and Care.

Students – At Minsthorpe, we motivate students through an engaging curriculum which promotes lifelong learning. We provide exciting educational opportunities and an ethos of care, guidance and support for all. We know that students learn best in a safe, calm and orderly environment and our rewards and sanctions support this. We expect that students are committed to their own learning and progress and to achieving their future aspirations.

Staff – At Minsthorpe, we invest in the recruitment, development and retention of caring professionals who are committed to constantly reviewing and improving the quality of learning, teaching and support. We expect that staff are motivated to work collaboratively in setting high expectations for all students with a relentless focus on student learning and progress.

Parents and Carers – At Minsthorpe, we value the contribution our caring parent body makes to their child’s education, as we work together to motivate and support each student in reaching their full potential. We want parents and carers to work with us in ensuring their child is safe and happy. We expect the full commitment of parents and carers in ensuring their child attends regularly and on time; completes home learning; wears the correct uniform; is fully equipped and ready to learn and behave the Minsthorpe Way.

Governors – At Minsthorpe, the Governing Body is committed to challenging the College Leadership to secure the highest standards of education for the students of our community. It oversees the financial performance of the College, ensuring that budgets are well spent. Governors expect that all stakeholders work together in the best interests of the students to motivate and care for each other and are themselves motivated to care for all stakeholders.

Arranging a visit to Minsthorpe Community College, A Specialist Science College

Please contact the college via enquiries@minsthorpe.cc or contact 01977 657600 to arrange a visit to college.

School location

Minsthorpe Lane, Pontefract, West Yorkshire, WF9 2UJ

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