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Woodhouse College

Temporary Sociology Teacher

Sociology Teacher (Maternity Cover)

Starting January 2020

The College invites applications from well-qualified and enthusiastic A level teachers.  This is a temporary, full-time position to cover a maternity absence until the end of the summer term.  This is an exciting opportunity to work within a small and friendly department.  NQTs are welcome to apply.

Salaries will be on the sixth form college teachers’ salary scale between £25,695 and £39,329 depending on experience, plus £2,571 London Weighting, per annum.

Closing date for applications is Tuesday 17 September at NOON.    
Please note, we do not accept CVs
The College is committed to equality and diversity. We encourage applications from minority ethnic groups which are currently underrepresented.  The College is committed to the safeguarding and the promotion of the welfare of children and young people. 
The College is a member of The Maple Group of leading sixth form colleges in England.

Please go to the followng link to access the teaching job description:



1. Honours degree in relevant discipline.

2. PGCE or equivalent post-16 teaching qualification.

3. Ability to teach Sociology at A level standard

4. Contribute positively to the work of the department by sharing teaching ideas and resources.

5. Excellent classroom skills that demonstrate effective differentiation and assessment for learning and give rise to high quality learning.

6. Successful use of intervention strategies to improve levels of progress.

7. Skilled in using assessment data and prior learning to inform planning

8. Good behaviour management skills.

9. Excellent communication and team working skills.

10. The inter-personal skills and enthusiasm required to undertake the duties of a personal tutor to post-16 age group.

11. Understanding of and commitment to equality and diversity in practice.

12. Commitment to safeguarding the interests and needs of young people.


For further information about the College, the Sociology department and for downloadable documents, please go to the following links:


If you require any further information or you'd like assistance, please don't hesitate to contact personnel@woodhouse.ac.uk or call 020 8492 8228 to speak to a member of the personnel team.