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Sociology Teacher

  • Location:

    Harrow

  • Sector:

    Secondary Teaching

  • Job type:

    Long-Term Contracts

  • Salary:

    £29915 - £44290 per annum + CPD

  • Contact:

    Stuart Dennis

  • Contact email:

    stuart@reesoneducation.com

  • Job ref:

    SDSBF21a_1613061314

  • Published:

    25 days ago

  • Duration:

    1 term

  • Expiry date:

    2021-03-13

  • Startdate:

    22/02/2021

Outstanding Girls Secondary School in Harrow seeks A Level Sociology Teacher to deliver a high standard of education to able and motivated students.

  • Outstanding Girls School, Ofsted rated
  • 37% GCSE grades 9 - 7 (inc. Eng & Maths)
  • 87% A Level grades A* - C
  • Sociology Teacher
  • £29, 915 - £44,290
  • Key Stage 5 specialist required
  • Immediate start - potential to transfer to permanent school contract

School Vision


'Learning today: Leading tomorrow' underpins their vision for all members of their diverse, vibrant community.

To realise the vision they are determined to be;

  • an inspirational, inclusive learning school, with the highest expectations, where each person is enabled to achieve their personal best
  • a community and family centred school where they work in partnership to empower, support and prepare young women with the resilience to meet local, national and global challenges
  • a safe happy school, appreciative of their natural environment that recognises and aims to meet the diverse educational, social, physical and emotional needs of every individual
  • a reflective and responsive school where strong and inspiring leadership is promoted with students and staff at every opportunity
  • they encourage each girl to develop a wide range of skills and interests, to achieve her personal best and to work co-operatively with consideration for all members of our learning community at all times.

The School aim to provide a broad and balanced curriculum for each pupil which will help her achieve her best, develop her confidence and encourage her to be a thoughtful and active member of society. They consider that their aims for their pupils are best achieved through a close partnership between school and home, and they work together with parents to ensure their daughter's success.

The role

The School are looking for a specialist Sociology Teacher; a capable practitioner, to continue the already strong teaching that has been offered in the department. Ideally you will have a track record of delivering high quality, engaging lessons that are rich in content and made relevant by relating to world issues. Many of the students go on to Russell Group Universities and they want to ensure that their progress towards this goal is facilitated. A Level teaching experience is essential so that you can seamlessly take over after half term. You will be working in a collaborative department that has a strong pool of resources available. You will also teach some Key Stage 4 Sociology, making this a full time teaching position. Only a specialist Sociology Teacher need apply.

Person Specification

  • You will need to hold a recognised teaching qualification in the UK, to include QTS (or an appropriate overseas qualification leading to obtaining QTS), trained and qualified as a Sociology Teacher.
  • The school are keen to hear from experienced teachers, especially at Key Stages 4 & 5, if you have had experience teaching a range of syllabus on the National Curriculum then that would be an advantage.
  • Confidence in your ability to plan, prepare and deliver lessons for mixed ability pupils at GCSE and A Level.
  • A good team player, who has a can do attitude and sense of humour
  • Ambitious and driven
  • Sociology Teacher

When you apply with Reeson Education, you get:

  • Top rates of pay
  • Professional support from our team of experienced consultants who offer guidance both pre an post placement
  • Opportunities to progress your career
  • CPD courses
  • Ongoing access to the best and most exclusive future roles in London

Reeson Education:

REESON Education is London's Premier Recruitment Agency. Established in 2006 by experienced teachers, education professionals and recruitment specialists, we have built our business and reputation on the cores values of honesty, integrity and excellence.

We care about education and the provision of education and have established an excellent reputation with schools and teachers alike.

At REESON Education we work closely with a large network of Nurseries, Primary Schools, Secondary Schools and Colleges across London. Our client base provides us with an abundance of available daily supply, long term and permanent opportunities across all age groups in all areas of London.

Please note that all daily/hourly rates quoted are inclusive of holiday pay at 12.07%