WSSC Teacher of PSHCE

Job Vacancy

Teacher of PSHCE

Temporary for 1 year (maternity cover), full time

MPS + TLR2a

January 2022

VAC-WSSC

wickersley school and sports college

4th November 2021 (noon)

About us

At Wickersley Partnership Trust, pupils and learning are at the centre of everything we do. We nurture the development of knowledge, creativity, skills and understanding to help our children develop into happy, healthy, caring and successful citizens. We do this in a safe and positive learning environment where every individual is valued, self-belief is encouraged and each individual is able to achieve their full potential.

Wickersley Partnership Trust was founded in 2014 with charitable status and currently comprises of 8 primary schools and 5 secondary schools (including 1 sixth form) across Rotherham and neighbouring counties. WPT is committed to ensuring that all students have the best educational experience possible, and to do this, we recognise the importance of supporting our staff thoroughly in their professional development through the dissemination of best practice and collaboration, and through reflecting and debating on their practice. More about WPT’s vision can be found on our website.

About the role

We are seeking applications from candidates who possess excellent knowledge and understanding of PSHCE. The successful candidate will join a well-established PSHCE department, with the needs of our students at the heart of our curriculum. You must possess the skills and determination to make a significant difference to the lives of our students and share our single goal of ‘students first’.

The successful candidate will be an excellent practitioner and will possess enthusiasm and passion for teaching and learning PSHCE. The candidate will also understand the challenges and opportunities that young people face growing up in modern Britain and will recognise how PSHCE education can help students to stay healthy and safe and prepare them for future employability. The ability to teach GCSE Citizenship would be advantage but is not essential criteria for the role.

A degree in a subject linked to PSHCE, Social Science or equivalent would be preferable and you would be expected to teach across all key stages. You should be willing to be fully involved in the work of the department and the life of the school.

Please visit our new recruitment website to apply.

In line with our commitment to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of our students, the appointment will be subject to an enhanced criminal record check and satisfactory references.

Further information about the Disclosure Scheme can be found at www.gov.uk/disclosure-barring-service-check

Please note we operate safer recruitment and we do not accept CVs, all applicants must complete an application form in full.