Sociology Teacher Required Immediately!

Location: Newham
Job Type: Supply Teaching
Industry: Secondary Teacher
Reference: SDSOCI1
Salary: £155 - 250 per day
Job Published: 18 days ago

We are working alongside an Ofsted rated ‘Good’ school based in an affluent area of Newham, there are currently recruiting for a full time Sociology Teacher to join them. The successful applicant will be part of the department that has performed consistently above national average in all examinations delivered. The department thrives on good humour and teamwork, delivering a knowledge rich curriculum in well-resourced classrooms with a student centred philosophy.

We are looking for a Teacher of Sociology who can teach Sociology up to KS4 and KS5 across all ability ranges. We warmly welcome applications from Early Curriculum Teachers as well as more experienced practitioners.

Teaching is an art form. It requires an unrelenting dedication to refining your craft. For this reason, it is a very special job and role to have. All of us are passionate about growing (getting better at what we do through careful reflection and deep thought). All of us are committed to working as a team (we know that far more can be achieved through working together). We each have an unrelenting belief that the stubborn link between poverty and academic achievement can be overcome through the creation of an exceptional school.

We are looking to appoint a Teacher of Sociology to join our ambitious school in Newham. The successful applicant would be accountable for the highest standards of student achievement within the Sociology department, monitoring and evaluating student achievement and setting targets for improvement. You would lead, develop and enhance the teaching practice of the department, evaluating the quality of teaching and securing and sustaining effective teaching of the subject. We’ve created a culture where high levels of challenge have built an authentic passion for the subject. 

About you:

  • QTS – Qualified Teacher Status
  • Experienced of Teaching Sociology up to KS4, experience of teaching up to KS5 is desirable however, not essential.
  • Excellent communication skills: verbal, written and reading comprehension.
  • Passion for Teaching & Student educational development
  • Open to Continuous Professional Development
  • Up-to-date knowledge of the Sociology curriculum and assessment requirements.

If you are interested in being considered for the role of Sociology Teacher, please apply immediately. Shortlisted candidates will be invited for an interview. If you are still interested in jobs in and around secondary schools in the Newham area, please send your attached CV to

All applicants will require the appropriate qualifications and training for this role. Please see the FAQs on the Protocol Education website for further details.

All pay rates quoted will be inclusive of 12.07% statutory holiday pay. This advert is for a temporary position. In some cases, the option to make this role permanent may become available at a later date.

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