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Job Title: Head of Department – Health and Social Studies (Childcare)

Location: Finsbury Park, United Kingdom

Contract Type: Full-time, Permanent

Start Date: Immediate

Qualifications: Qualified Teacher Status (QTS) and relevant childcare qualifications required

Are you an experienced and visionary educator in Health and Social Studies with expertise in Childcare? We are currently seeking a qualified and passionate Head of Department to lead our Health and Social Studies department, with a specific focus on childcare.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Lead, manage, and inspire a team of educators within the Health and Social Studies department, ensuring a high standard of teaching and learning.
  • Develop and implement a curriculum that aligns with the latest educational standards and best practices, with a specific focus on childcare.
  • Foster a positive and inclusive learning environment that supports the academic and personal development of students.
  • Provide guidance and support to staff in the planning, delivery, and assessment of Health and Social Studies, with emphasis on childcare courses.
  • Oversee the monitoring and assessment of student progress, implementing strategies for continuous improvement.
  • Collaborate with other departments and school leadership to enhance the overall educational experience.


  • Qualified Teacher Status (QTS) is essential.
  • Relevant childcare qualifications are required.
  • Proven experience teaching Health and Social Studies with a focus on childcare.
  • Leadership experience within an educational setting.
  • Strong organizational and managerial skills.
  • Effective communication and interpersonal abilities.
  • Commitment to promoting a positive and inclusive learning environment.

How to Apply:

If you meet the requirements and are ready to take on a leadership role in Health and Social Studies with a focus on childcare, please submit your CV. Highlight your relevant experience, qualifications, and your vision for enhancing the department.

Interviews: Shortlisted candidates will be contacted to schedule interviews.

This school is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people. The successful candidate will be required an enhance DBS on the update service

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