Head of Psychology

Date Posted: Wednesday 25 January 2023

Vacancy Type: Full-Time

Closing date for application: 02/02/2023

Interview date: 08/02/2023

A well-qualified and experienced teacher of Psychology is required to lead this thriving department. The successful candidate will provide vision for the development of the subject, strong leadership and skilful team management. Experience of BTEC Applied Psychology is desirable but not essential.

Applicants should have a genuine passion and enthusiasm for the subject which can in turn, be passed on to our students.

Although small, the department has a strong team ethos and is dedicated to collaboration and open sharing of resources; there is a wealth of teaching resources shared across the department that the appointee would have access to. Within the department there is extensive experience of external examining and should you wish, you will be encouraged to pursue this area of professional development with the support of both the Head of Department and the Senior Leadership Team.

Full details of the role can be found in the job description.

How to apply

Please forward a completed application form, together with covering letter to:



The closing date for applications is: 12 noon on 2nd February, 2023.

Interviews are scheduled for: 8 February 2023.


Cheltenham College is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people in its recruitment and selection of job applicants and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. The successful candidate will be required to undergo an enhanced DBS check.

We are committed to equality of opportunity for all staff and applications from suitably qualified individuals are encouraged regardless of age, disability, sex, gender reassignment, sexual orientation, pregnancy and maternity, race, religion or belief and marriage and civil partnerships. We encourage all candidates to ensure that College is aware of your particular requirements should you be invited to interview.