Teacher of Sociology MPR/UPR One year Fixed term maternity cover Rainhill High School, Prescot, Merseyside

Job description

11-18 Mixed Comprehensive 1703 on roll

Are you passionate about Sociology and want to join a high performing Social Sciences team? Rainhill High School, including Rainhill Sixth is the place for you!

Our School’s mission is the ‘Pursuit of Excellence’ in everything that we do.

We are seeking to appoint an experienced, dynamic and inspirational Teacher of Sociology with excellent interpersonal skills to teach Sociology at Key Stage 5 and Philosophy & Ethics at KS3 and KS4 in a popular and high achieving School on the edge of Merseyside. This post is a one year fixed term contract to cover maternity leave from May 2020.

The school has a very strong reputation locally and is significantly over subscribed.

Further details are at www.rainhillhighschool.org.uk/vacancies Please return application forms to
jobs@rainhillhighschool.org.uk or Mrs A Mawdsley at the above address.

Closing date for applications: 9am on Thursday 20th February 2020
Interviews: Friday 28th February 2020

Rainhill High School and Sixth Form is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all Staff and Volunteers to share this commitment .
This post is subject to a Disclosing & Barring Service Enhanced Disclosure Certificate

Essential educational requirements

Good Degree and / or PGCE in relevant subject area

Essential qualifications

Evidence of further professional development at Masters level.

Essential skills and experience

Familiarity with the A level syllabus requirements in Sociology and GCSE requirements of Philosophy and Ethics.

Experience of teaching Sociology to A Level & GCSE Philosophy & Ethics

Evidence of excellent teaching – at least Good judgments
Evidence all of the Teaching Standards in routine practice
Evidence of inclusive practice

Employee benefits


About Rainhill High School

Warrington Road, Prescot, Merseyside, L35 6NY
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