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Teacher of Sociology - Full-time

Chatham Grammar, Chatham

  • Ref:MED887-5429-92T
  • Posted:25/03/2024
  • Pay:£30,000 - £46,532, plus R&R
  • Start Date:September 2024
  • App Close Date:15/04/2024 at 10:00
  • Interviews:TBC


Salary:        £30,000 - £46,532 (depending on experience) plus recruitment incentive 

Contract:    Permanent 

Hours:        Full time 

Start date:  September 2024 


We are seeking a Teacher of Sociology (with Criminology) with energy, intellectual capacity and determination to work across Key Stage 4 & 5, working closely with SLT, as well as other colleagues throughout KS4&5, 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, and make a difference to the lives, aspirations and opportunities of our young people.  




Your application should be made after reading the job description and person specification and you will use your application to tell us how your current skills and experience fit the requirements and why you think you would be suited to this role. Please send your application to recruitment@universityofkentacademiestrust.org.uk    


We are keen to attract top talent to our inclusive Trust and therefore we welcome applications from all people across the community spectrum regardless of their race, religion, ethnicity, sexuality, sexual orientation, disability, gender reassignment or age. 


For further information, to download our application form, please visit our website: http://www.chathamgrammar.org.uk/     


Deadline for applications:  considered upon receipt  

Information about the school

The University of Kent Academies Trust, which we call UKAT is a multi-academy trust with a supportive learning environment, characterised by open management, and in the knowledge that they will enjoy the full support and care of the pragmatic and forward-thinking leadership team. We have a dynamic, innovative team of professional staff who want to make a difference to the lives, aspirations and opportunities of our young people. We would encourage applicants to visit the UKAT website to view the many employee benefits on offer https://www.universityofkentacademiestrust.org.uk/careers-with-ukat

Chatham Grammar offers its students a wide variety of educational opportunities with a commitment to ensuring that its students achieve good educational outcomes, develop healthy minds and aspire to be happy confident young women ready to embark on a variety of aspirational careers. It benefits from being part of the University of Kent Academies Trust and has a current Ofsted rating of Good. Chatham Grammar is proud of its comprehensive website and would encourage applicants to visit for further information http://www.chathamgrammar.org.uk/

Job Contact Information

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 Education.