Psychology Teacher, Trowbridge
Permanent Psychology Teacher job in Trowbridge, September start. Full time and Part Time posts available.
Your new school
Hays Education are currently working with 3 schools in the Wiltshire area who are recruiting a Psychology Teacher for September 2017. 2 posts are permanent, and one is a temporary maternity cover and they are also available in a full-time and part-time capacity. For the part-time posts, it is desirable that you can teach a second subject (not necessarily a humanities subject) or can commit to cover supervisor responsibilities.
Your new role
You must be passionate about your subject and be able to teach Psychology to KS4-KS5 pupils. Psychology encourages students to take a considered and empathetic view of the world. It involves the critical analysis of human behaviour as students assess theoretical explanations and scientific research studies.Both the IB at Higher and Standard level are offered as well as the AQA (A) A level. Both courses introduce the Cognitive, Behavioural, Biological and Social perspectives of Psychology and students develop an understanding of how each explains human behaviour. Dysfunctional behaviour, its treatment and child development are also covered.
What you'll need to succeed
You will need qualified teaching status in order to be considered for this role. On joining the school every member of staff must commit to deliver the very best education to the pupils. Equal opportunities for all students continue to be a feature of the school and all staff are expected to contribute to this aim. There is a high expectation from staff, pupils and parents that the students will proceed to higher education.
What you'll get in return
The school has extremely high expectations of all of their students. This means that they are stretched to aim for places at top universities, to become elite sportsmen and women or to pursue successful careers with major corporations. The students enjoy real-world learning opportunities, learning for self- development, career potential and real jobs. You not only get amazing job satisfaction but you will get a competitive salary along with the support needed from a well established senior leadership team and multi academy trust.
What you need to do now
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