Teacher of Sociology

£170 - £250 per day
Inner London, Inner London - South East
Long term
Start date: September 2024
We are working with a secondary school situated in the Elephant & Castle area of the London Borough of Southwark who are seeking to appoint a Teacher of Sociology and Criminology commencing in September 2024.

The successful teacher will join a fully inclusive and very successful school. Students consistently achieve outstanding results, with many going on to prestigious universities throughout the UK. This is a unique opportunity providing you with a chance to join a high achieving school.

General responsibilities:
  • Teach at least one Social Science subject at Key Stage 5 under the direct of the Head of Department.
  • Participate in the planning and implementation of schemes of work to satisfy the relevant examination boards.
  • Make a positive contribution to the department.

Why this school?
  • A highly successful inner city, multi-cultural comprehensive school.
  • A strong commitment to providing high-quality continued professional development.
  • Access to an Employee Assistance Programme which provides specialist support on a work range of work-life issues.
  • Ofsted rated good' school with comments made on the school being a warm and lively place where pupils engage well in their learning.

Why Horizon Teachers?
  • Teachers are paid to scale from day one in their role.
  • We are a team of specialist education consultant, many of whom are ex-teachers themselves.
  • We provide interview preparation and guidance throughout each stage of your job search.

Apply now to this Teacher of Sociology and Criminology role in Southwark, South London, to start in September!


Horizon Teachers is a specialist Education Recruitment Consultancy that helps Teachers and Support Staff find long term, permanent and interim employment in Primary, Secondary and Special Schools throughout London, the South East, the Midlands and the North of England. As part of the registration process you will be required to have a DBS Check carried out and all original relevant qualifications will need to be sighted and copied before any work placement. For all teaching roles you will need to hold Qualified Teacher Status (QTS) or equivalent. 

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