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Secondary School Psychology teacher - Maternity Cover

Job Description

Job Overview: We are currently seeking an enthusiastic and qualified Secondary School Psychology Teacher to join our team in Bedford. The successful candidate will deliver engaging and impactful psychology lessons, fostering a positive and inclusive learning environment. This is a fantastic opportunity for an experienced educator to contribute to the academic and personal development of secondary school students.

Key Responsibilities:

  1. Curriculum Delivery: Plan, prepare, and deliver high-quality psychology lessons in line with the national curriculum, ensuring an inclusive and engaging learning experience.
  2. Student Engagement: Foster a positive and supportive classroom environment that encourages student participation and critical thinking.
  3. Assessment and Feedback: Implement effective assessment strategies, provide constructive feedback, and track students' progress to ensure continuous improvement.
  4. Behaviour Management: Establish and maintain a positive and respectful classroom atmosphere, addressing any behavioral issues promptly and effectively.
  5. Collaboration: Work collaboratively with colleagues, parents, and support staff to create a cohesive educational experience for students.
  6. Professional Development: Stay abreast of educational trends and advancements in psychology education, participating in professional development opportunities.


  • Qualified Teacher Status (QTS) with a relevant degree in Psychology or a related field.
  • Minimum of 6 months of teaching experience in a UK secondary school setting.
  • Proven ability to deliver effective and engaging psychology lessons.
  • Strong communication and interpersonal skills.
  • Commitment to fostering a positive and inclusive learning environment.

How to Apply: Qualified and experienced candidates are invited to submit their CV

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