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Teacher of Health and Social Care (Maternity Cover)

We would like to appoint an enthusiastic Teacher of Health & Social Care wishing to join a strong, dynamic, supportive and successful department to contribute to the excellent learning environment we provide for our students.

Location: Seevic Campus (Benfleet)

Hours: Full-time, 37hrs (24 hours contact teaching)

Salary: £21,900 - £32,052 per annum.

As a college, our strategy is Career-Focused Learning and ensuring that the learner experience and our relationship within our community, local and regional employers, are at the heart of everything we do.

We pride ourselves on maintaining a high-quality workforce to help our students reach their full potential; therefore, we are looking for passionate, innovative curriculum staff to help us achieve our pledge to the community. 

A well-established Health, Social care and Early Years curriculum area within USP College are seeking a Health, Social Care Teacher with experience of delivering at Level 1, 2 and 3.   


Candidates will have experience teaching Health, Social Care curriculum and be highly competent to ensure the effective teaching and learning of students.

To be considered, you will ideally have:

  • Qualified Teacher Status (or working towards)
  • Experience teaching in Health, Social care and Early Years curriculum
  • Behavioural management skills
  • Willingness to promote learning
  • Strong classroom management skills
  • Flexible and adaptable approach to work
  • Positive outlook
  • Innovative and resourceful teaching methods
  • Relevant Degree

You will be an enthusiastic individual looking to make a real difference to the teaching and learning experience provided at USP College. Delivering a supportive, immersive and creative learning environment with the ability and desire to motivate students to achieve the highest possible learning outcomes is essential. 

Support will be provided in order for the successful candidate to develop their own teaching and learning style and the opportunity to work within a team that share ideas, are forward thinking and are willing to try out new approaches to teaching, learning and assessment.

How to apply

Please send a copy of your current CV and covering letter to recruitment@uspcollege.ac.uk before the closing date.

The closing date for the above post is Friday 22 February 2019.

USP College is an equal opportunities employer and values diversity.  All appointments are based solely on the merit and abilities of each applicant regardless of age, gender, marital status, religion, sexual orientation, ethnic origin or disability.  The welfare of our students and staff is paramount. We are committed to safeguarding (including the prevention of radicalisation). The successful applicant must be able to demonstrate a commitment and knowledge in these areas and will be required to undertake appropriate checks as part of the recruitment process including DBS and referencing, as well as providing proof of your right to work in the UK.