Teacher of Sociology Part-time 0.7FTE from Mid-November 2020 – Maternity Cover

The School seeks to appoint, from mid-November 2020, a part-time (0.7FTE), bright and enthusiastic Teacher of Sociology to cover maternity leave in our successful, significantly oversubscribed and expanding school.

The preferred candidate will have an aptitude to motivate and stretch students of all abilities, bring forward new or alternative ideas in their teaching and have good communication skills.

Applicants must have a good, relevant degree and have, or be in the process of completing, a PGCE.

QEGS has a pay scale above CPS and remuneration will be set according to qualifications and experience. All teachers are members of the Teachers’ Pension Scheme. A willingness to contribute to the extra-curricular life of the school is expected. Please click here to download the job description.

Applications can be submitted directly to School and an application form can be downloaded via the link below.

QEGS application forms sent directly to School should include a covering letter of no more than 2 A4 sides in Arial point 11 and CV, together with names, postal and e-mail addresses and telephone numbers of two referees and must be submitted to the Head, Mrs CY Gammon via email to or by post.

Applications should be received by no later than noon on Friday 2nd October 2020

Blackburn offers easy access to the major conurbations of Manchester, Liverpool and Leeds as well as to stunningly beautiful countryside.

The school is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. The successful applicant will be subject to an enhanced DBS and Prohibition List check.

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