Teacher of Social Sciences

Strood Academy, Rochester, Kent, ME2 2SX

3 days remaining to apply

  • Start date details

    Easter 2023

  • Closing date

    5 December 2022 at 11:59pm

  • Date listed

    11 November 2022

Job details

Key stage

Key stage 3, Key stage 4, Key stage 5

Working pattern

Contract type

Permanent

Pay scale

MPS/UPS commensurate with experience

What skills and experience we're looking for

What are we looking for in you?

The Teacher of Social Sciences role is critical to the success of the Academy in developing into a centre of educational excellence. It is the responsibility of all teachers to contribute to creative and expansive schemes of work and deliver high-quality teaching and learning opportunities to students of all abilities, thereby improving student outcomes in all key stages in this vitally important subject area.​​​​​​​

Please note, it would also be desirable for our successful candidate to have experience in teaching Health and Social Care as an additional subject.

What the school offers its staff

The successful candidate will receive;

  • A salary commensurate with the profile of the post;
  • Bespoke CPD with mentoring and coaching opportunities;
  • The opportunity to work laterally across a number of Leigh Academies Trust schools to benchmark best practice and to be involved in teaching and learning innovation;​​​​​​​

Further details about the role

Strood Academy has a fantastic opportunity to appoint a Teacher of Social Sciences from January 2023. We are seeking to appoint an inspiring teacher who will play a pivotal role in the progress and drive of this department. You’ll be joining the school at an exciting time as the rapid improvements we are making are gaining momentum. Whether you are at the very start of your teaching career or an experienced practitioner, we can offer tailored CPD and opportunities within the academy and across the wider Trust in due course to suit you.

Commitment to safeguarding

Leigh Academies Trust and all of our academies are committed to ensuring the highest levels of safeguarding and promoting the welfare of our pupils, and we expect all our staff and volunteers to share this commitment. We adopt a fair, robust and consistent recruitment process across all academies and business units which is inline with Keeping Children Safe in Education guidance. This includes online checks for shortlisted candidates - you can read more about this in our Recruitment Guidance. All offers of employment are subject to an Enhanced DBS check, references, and where applicable, a prohibition from teaching check.

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About Strood Academy

School type
Academy, ages 11 to 19
Education phase
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School size
1324 pupils enrolled
Age range
11 to 19
Phone number
01634412200

School location

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