Health and Social Care Teacher

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This post would suit a Newly Qualified Teacher from September 2020

Dates:                  Applications will be considered upon receipt and suitable candidates invited in for an interview

Salary:                 Main pay scale (Outer London rates)

Location:             Welling, Kent (25 minutes from Central London)

Contract type:    Full Time/Part Time 0.6FTE

Contract term:   Permanent

Due to the popularity of this subject we have an exciting opportunity for a teacher of Health & Social Care. This is a very popular subject choice at the School and our students are extremely successful, progressing to a wide range of pathways on completion of their studies.

The Health and Social Care team are committed to innovative approaches to teaching and learning and are encouraged to experiment with different ways for students to gain evidence for their portfolio work. The team is high performing and committed to sharing good practice. The subject area is one of the largest vocational areas in the school and has notable success in attracting and retaining students. Pass, completion rates are excellent. The teaching team has a reputation for being extremely supportive to students and staff alike. Staff work closely together to share good practice, plan schemes of work and resources.

The courses are well resourced with large dedicated teaching rooms. Innovation in teaching approaches is very much welcomed and supported. We aim to create constructive and supportive relationships with our students.

We believe in working collaboratively, sharing ideas and supporting each other to achieve great things as we further develop on our journey.  We have excellent professional development programmes focused on improving and sharing practice to enhance your skills and knowledge and place teaching and learning at the heart of our success. 

This is a strong faculty and we are seeking an enthusiastic, determined and innovative teacher to continue our school improvement agenda to develop the provision of Health & Social Care throughout the school.

We are seeking to appoint someone to teach on Health and Social Care courses. The intention is to create a timetable around the teaching skills and expertise of the successful candidate as we have courses that cover the range of ability levels. We are looking for someone with exciting ideas to build on current good practice and results. All teaching staff are expected to be a Personal Tutor to a group of students who they teach. An ability to teach other Social Science subjects would be an advantage to support our new Citizenship and Health Education programme.

Our ideal candidate will:

In return, we can offer you:

Please see our website for further information about the school and our excellent resources.

Informal discussions and/or visits are actively encouraged.  To arrange a visit or discuss the post, please contact Jasminder Sanghera, SLT link, on 020 8304 8531 or email

We welcome applications regardless of age, gender, ethnicity or religion.  The school is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of our students and we expect all applicants to share this commitment.  Appointments will be subject to an enhanced DBS disclosure and past employment checks.

Vacancy Closing Date: 20/04/2020

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