The details for this post are as follows:


Part time approximately 0.6 FTE


September 2017

Salary in the range 22,937 - 38,364 pa pro rata. Plus management allowance of up to 3,690 pa and three sessions remission if Head of Subject

Thursday 18 May 2017

Monday 8 May 2017 at 12:00

Information About The Job

The department of Philosophy is one of the largest centres in the country for A level Philosophy, catering for around 250 students who achieve very high success rates. Our current team of four staff share resources and work closely together within specialist classrooms.

This is a part time, permanent vacancy of between 0.5 and approximately 0.7 FTE. We seek an enthusiastic Teacher to join the team and, if you wish, you may also be considered for the role of Head of Subject. Please make this clear in your application.

The successful candidate will be a graduate of Philosophy or of a closely allied subject, familiar with contemporary issues in the teaching of Philosophy. Above all, you will be a skilled and committed Teacher, able to inspire students to achieve of their best.

We would also advise you that posts advertised to start in September 2017 actually commence with student enrolment on Tuesday 29 August 2017. Teaching staff are required to work this week but should you have an existing commitment please make this clear on your application and we will honour it.

You may find the following documents relating to this post useful:

We are dedicated to safeguarding the students in our care. To that end, a Disclosure and Barring Service enhanced disclosure will be required in the event of an individual being offered a position within our College. Our staff undertake regular safeguarding training and are subject to ongoing safeguarding scrutiny. All appointments are subject to two satisfactory references, the right to work in the UK and medical clearance being carried out formally with the successful candidate.

How To Apply

Please download the application form, save and complete it. Once complete please email it to personnel@psc.ac.uk. , quoting the job title and reference number in your email. If you require an acknowledgement please also request that in your email.

Application Form

If you require any assistance or further information, please email us on the address above or telephone Personnel on 01962 857557.

Due to the number of applications we receive, we regret that we are unable to respond to all applicants personally. If you have not heard from us by the interview date you should assume that you have not been successful on this occasion. However, we would be very pleased to hear from you again in respect of future vacancies. Thank you for your interest in working at Peter Symonds College.

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