Teacher of Psychology

Required for September 2019

We wish to appoint an outstanding teacher to join our successful and heavily oversubscribed 11 – 19 school.

The successful candidate will be an inspirational, innovative and highly motivated teacher with a passion to enthuse students to enjoy and achieve in Psychology. Applicants may be established practitioners wishing to develop their career in a large school or NQTs with the potential to be outstanding teachers. Part-time applications will be considered.

The ability to teach up to A Level is essential.

We offer:

  • A vibrant and exciting comprehensive school which is culturally and ethnically diverse

  • Excellent examination results which are significantly above national in all subjects

  • Outstanding student progress

  • A broad and balanced curriculum

  • Well-behaved students who are eager to learn

  • Supportive parents who want the best for their children

  • A large Sixth Form

  • Modern and stimulating teaching facilities

  • Excellent CPD opportunities at all levels

Should you wish to visit us before applying please contact Mr A Cheetham, Head of Humanities Learning School - acheetham@hswv.co.uk


> Closing date:   Monday 1st April 2019 at 9am
> Interviews:       Week commencing Monday 1st April 2019

Application Pack:

Supporting Information - Teacher of Psychology (PDF)


Highfields School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people.

The post is subject to an Enhanced DBS check and 2 very good references

How to Apply for a Teaching Vacancy

Please be sure to read all supporting information provided for a vacancy before completing an application form. This will explain what the role entails and what we are looking for in a candidate.

Then download and complete an application form:

Download Teacher application form - MS Word file

Please email your completed application form, along with a covering letter, to recruitment@hswv.co.uk



 Highfields School receives a high number of applications for the majority of vacancies advertised.  As such, it is not possible to acknowledge each and every one.  However, should you wish to receive an acknowledgement please request this on your submission.   

If you have been shortlisted for interview you will be contacted by letter and/or email.

If you have heard nothing within 2 weeks of the closing date, you should assume that you have been unsuccessful.

We thank you for taking the time to apply and wish you every success.

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