Director of Curriculum: Social and Life Sciences


Category: Sixth Form Teachers | Reference: ITEACH-64498
Location: Greater London, London (East) E13 UK
Job Type: Permanent
Immediate Start: Yes
Salary £63323.54 to £69557.05 per Annum

Director of Curriculum: Social and Life Sciences

Are you an experienced Teacher/Lecturer of Social Sciences looking for an opportunity for career progression?

Do you have experience within the following subjects: Health and Social Care, Early Years Studies, and Social and Life Sciences; and are you are looking to take on managing responsibilities at a top sixth form college?

Perhaps, you are relocating to London for the next academic year and are keen to secure a teaching role before the move?

A sixth form college in the Newham area is looking for a Director of Curriculum: Social and Life Sciences, if this opportunity sounds like the ideal role for you, ‘click apply’ and send your CV today!

About the College:

  • Location: Newham
  • Outstanding transportation links
  • Salary: £63,323.54 – £69,558.05
  • Outer London Weighting
  • Co-educational sixth form, offering A-Level, BTEC and T-Level courses
  • 16-19
  • Competitive holiday entitlement, plus bank holidays
  • Generous Pension Scheme: Teacher pension or Local Government Scheme
  • Employee assistance – free confidential advice and counselling service
  • Travel Loan. Interest free loans to assist staff with meeting travel costs (T&Cs apply)
  • Excellent CPD opportunities for all staff
  • Free access to our on-site gym
  • Staff discounts – we give our staff access to discounts to the latest home and Technology across all categories. (TECH Scheme)
  • Free onsite parking
  • Three Wellbeing Days
  • All staff members are eligible for a free annual eye health check-up, and a contribution towards spectacles.
  • Cycle to work scheme

Director of Curriculum: Social and Life Sciences – The role:

  • Start: September 2024
  • Permanent contract
  • Full-time
  • Reporting to: Vice Principal (Curriculum and Quality)
  • Responsible for the leadership and development of the College’s educational offer and ensuring the quality of delivery is of the highest standard to enable an excellent student experience.
  • Needs to have the ability to work with and alongside colleagues to develop business and maintain strong employer relationships.
  • Develop, liaise and maintain, as necessary, with institutions that are in partnership with the College for the delivery of the College’s programmes.
  • Achieve agreed targets and performance indicators across all areas of responsibility
  • Providing guidance for other members of staff within the department

Candidate specification – What the College are looking for:

  • UK QTS
  • NQTs are welcome to apply
  • 2:1 or 1st class degree, in a relevant course
  • Strong academic background
  • Good to Outstanding teacher observation grades
  • Background teaching the following subjects: Health & Social Care, Early Years, Social & Life Sciences
  • Candidates must have both management and teaching experience
  • All candidates must have an enhanced DBS check

Click ‘apply now’ and send your CV to i-teachers today to apply for this Director of Curriculum: Social and Life Sciences role.

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Posted On: 08/07/2024
Recruiter: i-teachers



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