Job Vacancies

Psychology Teacher

  • Location: Wirral
  • Duration: Long Term
  • Salary: Competitive
  • Start date: ASAP
  • Job Type: Permanent
  • Sector: Secondary
  • Posted:

Job Description

Teacher of Psychology and Sociology

In the first instance, the candidate will be required to teach AS Psychology and AS Sociology,

We are looking for a teacher who displays the following characteristics:
• a genuine passion for the subjects;
• excellent subject knowledge and a desire to build on this;
• enthusiasm for working with
• outstanding communication skills.

You should be committed to the development of students’ literacy and numeracy skills. You should have a commitment to the provision of a supportive framework that enables all students in both curriculum areas to achieve success in their post-16 studies. A positive commitment to the needs of students from a variety of backgrounds is essential.

You can expect to teach on both AS Psychology and AS Sociology courses and should be capable of delivering the subjects to a wide range of student abilities. Candidates should have the flexibility to work as a member of a team and be willing to contribute to the development of teaching programmes and resources. 

Job Specification

New Directions have on-going supply teaching jobs for humanities teachers in all areas.

These positions are available for qualified teachers who can teach Key Stage 3 (KS3), Key Stage 4 (KS4) and possibly Key Stage 5 (KS5).

Newly qualified teachers (NQTs) looking for teaching work should also apply.

The humanities teacher role may require teaching of the following subjects: art history, classical studies, creative writing, English language and English literature, history, modern languages, music, philosophy, sociology and religious studies.

This role has a focus on personal and social development and pastoral care. If you have an interest in all things anthropological, a humanities teaching post may be the right role for you.

As a humanities teacher you’ll be expected to:

  • Teach all areas of the school curriculum or your subject specialism
  • Organise the classroom and learning resources to create a positive teaching environment
  • Plan, prepare and teach lessons that cater for all student ability ranges
  • Motivate pupils with enthusiastic, imaginative presentation
  • Maintain discipline
  • Meet requirements for the assessment and recording of pupils’ development
  • Coordinate activities and resources within a specific area of the curriculum, supporting colleagues in the delivery of this specialist area
  • Stay up to date with changes and developments in the structure of the curriculum
  • Take part in school events and activities which may take place at weekends or in the evening
  • Liaise with colleagues and working flexibly, particularly within smaller schools

What New Directions Education offers:

  • A dedicated and expert account manager
  • Regular and varied supply work
  • Competitive rates of pay
  • Potential long-term roles
  • Full compliance with the Agency Workers Regulation (AWR)
  • A network of branches across the UK
  • Preferred supplier to 20 boroughs across the UK
  • Recommend-a-friend scheme
  • Respected reputation across the education and recruitment industry

We are fully committed to the protection of children and vulnerable adults. All applicants must undertake a full enhanced DBS (formerly CRB) check.

Please contact New Directions Education Ltd, Wirral branch, for more information on this job vacancy, on 0151 515 0822 or click Apply Now to enquire about this job vacancy.

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