Teacher of Social Sciences

Churchill Academy & Sixth Form, Winscombe, Avon, BS25 5QN

This job expired on 31 January 2022

  • Expected start date

    1 September 2022

  • Application deadline

    31 January 2022 at 11:59pm

  • Date listed

    12 January 2022

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Teacher of Social Sciences job summary

We are seeking a Teacher of Social Sciences who can build on the high quality teaching and learning within the subject as part of our successful and dedicated Humanities team. We welcome applications from ECTs and RQTs. We are looking for someone who can teach any combination of the following subjects up to A-level: Psychology, Sociology, Health and Social Care, Law or Politics. The ability to also teach a Humanities subject at Key Stage 3 would be an advantage. The successful candidate will be a suitably qualified, enthusiastic and self-motivated teacher, with a focus on enabling young people to make a positive difference and achieve the Academy’s vision: to set no limits on what we can achieve. If you: • Care about young people and want to make a difference • Are a suitably qualified teacher • Have a good understanding of teaching and learning strategies which lead to exceptional progress • Are an inspiring, creative practitioner who wants to contribute to a successful team • Are committed to ensuring students maximise every opportunity to achieve academically and personally We will give you: • The challenge and support of an experienced, innovative and dynamic team • Excellent professional development opportunities to hone and improve your teaching • The chance to work with fantastic students who are hungry to learn • The opportunity to work in an outstanding academy with a track record of success. Churchill Academy is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children. All appointments will be subject to a criminal records check, medical check and satisfactory references. Further information is contained within the Job Description and Person Specification and on the Academy’s website.
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About Churchill Academy & Sixth Form

School type
Academy, ages 11 to 18
Education phase
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School size
1663 pupils enrolled
Age range
11 to 18
Contact phone number
01934 852771

We are proud to be a successful comprehensive school with an excellent sixth form in a beautiful rural setting. We maintain the highest standards of behaviour within a supportive and inclusive culture that values and celebrates personal enrichment and creativity alongside academic achievement. We are proud of the recognition we have earned and of our reputation as a friendly and welcoming school where we care for all our staff and students. We are never complacent, and constantly work to make our school even better.

Our core purpose is to inspire and enable young people to make a positive difference. We do this with a single-minded focus on the power of learning to transform our lives. To learn effectively, we believe in the value of:
- Determined and consistent effort
- A hunger to learn new things
- Challenging ourselves to go beyond what is comfortable
- Viewing setbacks and mistakes as opportunities to learn and grow
- Seeking and responding to feedback
- Encouraging others to succeed

All of our work is guided by our core values:
- Kindness
- Curiosity
- Determination
These values underpin our vision to be a school where we set no limits on what we can achieve.

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