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Sociology Teacher

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Are you a Teacher of Sociology looking for a new role for the new academic year?

Due to the effect of the Coronavirus outbreak, we have been asked by multiple schools for Sociology Teachers at the eleventh hour. As a result, we are looking for Sociology Teachers who are actively seeking a new role for the 2020/21 academic year. We have 2 roles currently available in Newcastle and Durham, but anticipate more roles coming in.

Newcastle - Part time Sociology role teaching the 'Access to Higher Education' course. September 2020 - July 2021

Durham - Part time teaching Sociology to Key Stage 5 exclusively. A-Level course. September 2020 - unknown

Expectations of the Role

  • An ideal full time position for either a NQT or FQT looking for a long-term position
  • You will be required to teach Sociology to secondary school pupils between the ages of 11-18 years (KS4 – KS5)
  • Preparing and planning for lessons with marking required 
  • Following and promoting the school curriculum and pushing for highest attainment
  • Pay between GBP110 - GBP170 per day for the first 12 weeks of the role (after 12 weeks: AWR rate, paid to the scale the school would pay at directly)

Requirements for the Role

  • Must have QTS and experience teaching Sociology to GCSE
  • The ability to teach KS5/A-Level is not essential, but is advantageous
  • Willingness to take on some intervention groups and booster sessions
  • Will have excellent subject knowledge and a desire to provide the best education to pupils
  • Will be required to apply for a Child Workforce DBS, if you do not already have one on the update service

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All applicants will require the appropriate qualifications and training for this role. Please see for 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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