Teacher of Psychology

Job Roles:
Teacher
Organisation Type:
Secondary Education
Organisation:
Secondary School/Academy
Contract Type:
Full Time
Subject Area:
Psychology
Region:
London
Contract Term:
Permanent
Salary Description:
MPS (Inner London) + £1,500 Harris Allowance
Posted:
14th Nov 2018
Start Date:
Recruiter:
Harris Academy Merton
Job Ref:
HAM-000987

We are looking for a qualified Teacher of Psychology to join our team in January 2019, you will be committed to raising achievement and give students the skills to succeed across the curriculum.

The successful candidate will:

Be a high calibre teacher who can teach pupils of all abilities

Be able to show a strong record of raising student attainment through their teaching

Have the capacity to bring innovative ideas to the classroom

Hold QTS (or equivalent) and a relevant undergraduate degree.

As a teacher with the Harris Federation, you will receive a generous benefits package, including a Harris Allowance on top of MPS/UPS, performance and loyalty bonus, pension scheme (TPS), Harris wellbeing cash plan and additional Harris benefits.

About Harris Academy Merton

Harris Academy Merton serves students from Year 7 to Sixth Form, and has twice been judged Outstanding by Ofsted. The current student roll is 1200, with a planned increase in our Year 7 intake over the next two years taking our numbers from 180 to 240 students. Applications for places greatly exceed the places available. The academy is set in seven acres of land, containing five teaching blocks, a sports hall, a full size floodlit all weather pitch plus four full size floodlit tennis courts and our own playing fields as well as an administration building containing the assembly hall and dining hall. We are favourably located for public transport with good local access to bus, mainline train and underground links, as well as on-site parking for vehicles and bicycles.

Why work at Harris Academy Merton?

The opportunity to work within an over-subscribed, ‘Outstanding’ academy

A calm, well disciplined yet positive and innovative learning environment

A strong commitment to our ethos: “Achievement is Success”

Excellent facilities and resources for staff and students

Excellent record of GCSE results

For a full job description and person specification, please download the Candidate Information Pack.

For more information, or to arrange a visit or a confidential discussion with the Principal, please contact the academy on 0208 623 1000 or info@harrismerton.org.uk.

The Harris Federation offers exceptional opportunities for personal and professional development. No matter what stage you are at or what job you do, we will support and develop your skills, with our Teaching School delivering outstanding courses for staff at every level, including NPQML, NPQSL, NPQH and beyond.

As part of Harris, you will have the opportunity to progress within a close regional network, with regular opportunities for promotion available both within the academy and across the Federation.

We have a highly experienced team of leaders, including executive principals, mentors and subject specialists, all committed to supporting your career and developing your skills as a teacher.

Please note: academies may hold interviews as and when applications are received, and this job may be withdrawn at any point without notice. You will still be able to add information until the closing date, but you will not be able to submit your application. With this in mind, you are encouraged to apply as early as possible.

Harris academies are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. All offers of employment are subject to an Enhanced DBS check, and where applicable, a prohibition from teaching check will be completed for all applicants. In line with our commitments to safeguarding, the Harris Federation uses preferred agencies and is unable to work with any agencies where Terms of Business have not been agreed by both parties prior to an engagement.

Closing Date:
28/11/2018
Contact Details:
Harris Academy Merton
Tel: 020 8623 1000
Contact: HR
Email:

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