We are recruiting for a Head of Psychology to join the Department in a Maternity Cover role.
The Social Sciences Department is made up of two full-time members of staff. The successful applicant would take responsibility for teaching Psychology at A Level.
Psychology is taught as a GCSE option in the Fourth and Fifth Form following the AQA specification. The subject is a popular choice and pupils are taught in small classes in dedicated well-equipped rooms. There is a healthy uptake for Psychology A Level. We follow the AQA specification. Currently, the options chosen for year two include Forensic Psychology, Schizophrenia and Relationships. However, there is room for negotiation depending on the skills and expertise a candidate has to offer.
Interested and qualified candidates should submit electronically (as separate PDF documents in one email) the following to Mrs Sophie Crossley, Head of Human Resources, on email@example.com before the closing date. We reserve the right to interview prior to the closing date:
- A covering letter addressed to Mr Damian Ettinger, Headmaster
- A completed Cokethorpe School application form
- Personal CVs are not required
Please note that for candidates invited to interview, referees will be contacted prior to the interview date.
Deadline for applications: Midday on Monday 27 November. Early applications are encouraged.
Interviews may take place before the closing date for suitable candidates.