Teacher of Sociology & History

Weald School, The, Billingshurst, West Sussex


Job details

Job role Suitable for NQTs
Subjects Sociology, History
Working pattern Full-time only
Salary Main pay range 1 to Upper pay range 3, £24,373 to £40,490

Job summary

We are seeking to appoint a well-qualified, talented, committed and inspiring teacher of Sociology and History to join the department from September 2020 on a full time, permanent basis. We would also welcome applications from History specialists who have an interest in teaching Sociology.

Essential educational requirements

Relevant degree.

Essential qualifications


Essential skills and experience

● A well-qualified teacher of Sociology and History who can inspire and engage young people (QTS is essential)
● The ability to teach Sociology at KS5
● The ability to teach History at KS3 and KS4
● The ability to teach History at KS5 would be an advantage
● A commitment to high standards of achievement with a proven track record of excellent results
● The ability to motivate students, with an innovative approach to classroom practice
● A collaborative approach to teamwork, including willingness to contribute to departmental schemes of work and the spreading of good practice
● Excellent organisational and IT skills
● A passion for excellence and for the subject
● Excellent interpersonal skills
● Willingness to be a form tutor, including the delivery of PSHE

Employee benefits

We offer you:
● A positive and innovative learning culture supported by staff, parents and governors
● Enthusiastic students who are willing to learn and behave well in lessons and around the school
● A professional, hardworking and supportive team of staff who are committed to raising student achievement even further

More on how to apply

School overview

School type LA Maintained School
Education phase Secondary
School size 1735 pupils enrolled
Age range 11 to 18
Ofsted report View Ofsted report
School website Weald School, The website (opens in a new window)
Contact email jobs@theweald.org.uk

About Weald School, The

School location

Station Road, Billingshurst, West Sussex, RH14 9RY