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  • Full Time
  • Hatfield, UK
  • £31,350 - 42,689 per year + Pension Scheme £ / annum


Are you passionate about shaping the minds of tomorrow through the lens of media and communication? Join our dynamic team in Hatfield as a Media Studies Teacher! We are seeking a dedicated and enthusiastic individual to inspire and educate students starting this September.

Position: Media Studies Teacher
Location: Hatfield
Start Date: September
Salary: In line with the Teacher Pay Scale
Contract: Full-time, Permanent

Role Overview: As a Media Studies Teacher, you will play a pivotal role in delivering engaging and thought-provoking lessons to students across various age groups. You will have the opportunity to cultivate creativity, critical thinking, and digital literacy skills within the realm of media and communication. Whether it’s exploring film, journalism, advertising, or social media, you’ll guide students through the complexities of media landscapes, empowering them to become informed and responsible media consumers and creators.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Plan and deliver dynamic media studies lessons that cater to diverse learning styles and abilities.
  • Foster a supportive and inclusive classroom environment conducive to learning and personal growth.
  • Utilize innovative teaching methods and multimedia resources to enhance student engagement and comprehension.
  • Assess student progress through formative and summative evaluations, providing constructive feedback to support their development.
  • Collaborate with colleagues to align curriculum objectives and share best practices in media education.


  • Qualified Teacher Status (QTS) or equivalent certification in Media Studies or a related field.
  • Proven experience teaching Media Studies at secondary school level, with a track record of achieving positive learning outcomes.
  • Enhanced DBS (Disclosure and Barring Service) clearance, or willingness to obtain one prior to commencement.
  • Strong communication skills and a passion for inspiring students to explore and critically analyze media content.
  • Ability to adapt teaching strategies to meet the diverse needs of learners and foster a stimulating learning environment.

Why Join Us:

  • Opportunity to make a meaningful impact in the lives of students by nurturing their media literacy and communication skills.
  • Supportive and collaborative work environment where your contributions are valued and recognized.
  • Access to professional development opportunities to enhance your teaching practice and advance your career.
  • Competitive salary package commensurate with experience, in accordance with the Teacher Pay Scale.
  • Convenient location in Hatfield with excellent transport links and access to local amenities.

If you are ready to embark on an enriching journey in media education and inspire the next generation of media-savvy individuals, we want to hear from you! Apply now with your CV and cover letter outlining your relevant experience and teaching philosophy. Join us in shaping the future of media studies at our vibrant school in Hatfield!

Deadline for applications: 14/06/2024

Choice Teachers is an equal opportunities employer and welcomes applications from all suitably qualified candidates. All appointments are subject to satisfactory references and enhanced DBS clearance. We adhere to strict safeguarding policies to ensure the welfare of all students.

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