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Teacher of Social Sciences - Full-time/Part-time

Oasis Academy Isle Of Sheppey, Sheerness

  • Ref:KCC886-6915-486T
  • Posted:24/05/2023
  • Start Date:September 2023 or earlier
  • App Close Date:13/06/2023 at 14:00
  • Interviews:TBC


Start date: September 2023 (Earlier appointment also considered)

Salary: UNQ/ MPS/ UPS

Contract type: Permanent 

Hours per year: Full time (part time considered)

Are you an outstanding Teacher of Social Sciences who is ambitious, positive and committed to ensuring that students achieve great outcomes? Are you looking for the next step in your career?

The role and what we are looking for:

We are seeking a Teacher of Social Sciences (Psychology and Sociology) to work across Key Stage 5, working closely with SLT, as well as other colleagues throughout KS5, to drive continuing improvement in students’ progress in Social Sciences. The successful candidate will be an outstanding practitioner who can demonstrate experience of raising attainment in Social Sciences. You will have a proven track record of success in the classroom and demonstrate high aspirations for all of our students. You will be a dedicated, talented and enthusiastic individual who is passionate about Teaching and Learning. The ability to work as part of a team, in a very busy and fast-paced environment is essential. This is an excellent opportunity for an ambitious individual to champion the Trust’s development, by joining us on our exciting journey and helping us to ensure our students receive a world-class education, thereby enabling each child to reach their full potential.

Our offer to you:

  • A positive environment with colleagues who care
  • You will be given a mentor to help you settle into your new role and help you develop your practice
  • The opportunity to continually develop yourself through a variety of training routes
  • Access to reduced workload through the Oasis curriculum resource bank
  • Access to free counselling services and specialist wellbeing resources
  • Retention package between £500-£5,000 per annum for up to 3 years, offered on an individual basis 

What are you waiting for? Apply today!

Like what you see? Make sure you fill out an application today and submit to us before the deadline date. All application forms should be emailed to Recruitment.IOS@oasisisleofsheppey.org. Please don’t hesitate to get in touch with Jill McKenna via Tel: 01795 873591 Ext:76301if you have any questions at all – we’d be happy to help!

Visit our LinkedIn page; https://www.linkedin.com/company/oasis-academy-isle-of-sheppey and our careers page; https://www.oasisacademyisleofsheppey.org/join-us/why-work-with-us

We welcome early applications, and we reserve the right to interview upon receipt of an application.


Information about the school

We are a large secondary academy and sixth form based across two specialist campuses on the Isle of Sheppey in Kent. Our unparalleled range of facilities allows us to teach a dynamic, academic and vocational range of subjects to suit the passions and aspirations of our young people. Our academy is improving day-by-day as we grow and have welcomed one of our largest year 7 and sixth form cohorts this September. We leave no child behind at OA Sheppey and foster strong links with community services to support the island to flourish beyond the school. It’s an exciting time to be part of the Sheppey family.

Being part of the Oasis Community Learning multi-academy trust we also benefit from support and sharing of best practice from our regional schools, Regional Director and wider Oasis family, including the Oasis Curriculum specialists and resources

Job Contact Information

  • Name:Felicity Cleary
  • Address:Minster Road, Minster On Sea, Sheerness, Kent, ME12 3JQ
  • Telephone: 01795 873591
  • Email: hr@oasisisleofsheppey.org


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We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of all our students. You are advised that this post is subject to the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974 (Exceptions) Order 1975 (Amendment) (England and Wales) Order 2020 and therefore this post is subject to an Enhanced Disclosure Application to the Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS). Please be aware that schools are also required to undertake online recruitment checks on shortlisted candidates under changes to Keeping Children Safe in Legislation.