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Teacher of Psychology & Sociology

  • Location: Redbridge
  • Start date: 01 Jan 2019
  • Category: Secondary
  • Job reference: PE11056613
  • Branch: London Secondary Central
  • Consultant: Amy Quaranta
  • Call: 020 3219 7730
Job description
Teacher of Psychology & Sociology - Work at an Outstanding school with an Inspirational Headteacher
Protocol Education are currently seeking an engaging and inspirational teacher of Psychology & Sociology to work at our client school based in the London borough of Redbridge. This is a long-term opportunity starting immediately running through to the end of the academic year. You will be delivering general science across KS3 and your specialism to KS4. You will be expected to carry out all duties of that of a permanent member of staff including marking, faculty meetings, parent meetings etc.

We are seeking to appoint a talented and dynamic temporary Teacher of Psychology & Sociology, plus to work within the schools hugely successful Psychology and Sociology Department. The school has an excellent Catholic Ethos with a strong leadership team.

About School

The school has been graded Outstanding' consistently by Ofsted,

An outstandingly successful and oversubscribed 11-18 mixed comprehensive school with 1668 students on roll.
A Specialist Science and PE College and holds International School Award status.
Continuously achieving outstanding results at GCSE and in 2017 we achieved their best ever results. The Progress 8 score of +0.51 is significantly above the national average and places the school in the top 12% of schools nationally. The percentage of students at 5+ in English and Mathematics is 65% and well above the national figure of 39%. 81% of their students attained the standard pass in both English and mathematics and 52 grade 9s were awarded across these two subjects.


The faculty is supported by a knowledgeable and supportive HOD who has built a collaborative Psychology & Sociology department that supports each other, shares resources, successes and share responsibilities. This has resulted in the truly exceptional success of their GCSE exam results, therefore the department along with the school is riding the crest of a high.

The below comments from Ofsted, very much demonstrate this is a place where teachers who are passionate about their subject and enjoy teaching to committed students will excel;


Learning and pupils' welfare are evident priorities of the school. Pupils benefit from effective teaching that engages their interest. Pupils are attentive, work hard and achieve well. Pupils' classroom learning is complemented by a wide range of out-of-school activities, as well as visits nearby and abroad. Pupils' conduct is typically exemplary, both in lessons and around the school. They are polite and welcoming to visitors. There is an atmosphere of calm and order as pupils move between lessons and as they socialise at breaktimes. Staff and governors have worked with pupils and parents to create an inclusive and stimulating learning environment. There is support for the school from all members of your community. This is because you and your staff lead and teach with a clear moral purpose. Everyone is valued. Pupils and staff who spoke with inspectors were eager to talk about their achievements, the successes of others and their hopes for the future.


Pay & Benefits

• Reflective pay rate based on your experience
• Guaranteed work for an academic year at a school where you can focus on teaching
• All the flexibility of supply with the security of a guaranteed work
• Free CPD and ongoing social events
• Opportunity to enhance your career by working at one of London's finest Secondary School
• Possible opportunity this position could go perm

If you are interested in working within one or more of the above areas and you are a Qualified Teacher looking for work please follow the link to apply
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