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Head of Department - History

Head of Department - History

St Thomas More Catholic School


  • Expired
Teacher MPS 1-6, UPS 1-3 (22,917 - £38,633 per annum) and TLR 1b £7,698
Job type:
Full Time, Permanent
Start date:
1st September 2018
Apply by:
22 February 2018

Job overview

St Thomas More Catholic School is a highly successful and high performing 11-18 Catholic comprehensive school with 1509 pupils on roll, with 314 in the sixth form. It is a Teaching School and was described as an “outstanding school” in its October 2013 OFSTED inspection. In summer 2017, 75% of our Year 11 students attained Grades 9 to 4 in Mathematics, and 80% achieved Grades 9 to 4 in English. In Year 13, 120 pupils completed a wide variety of qualifications. All of whom have secured places at either university, in employment, or with an apprenticeship.  

We are seeking an outstanding, dedicated and enthusiastic individual to lead the History Department with the drive and determination to lead a successful and forward thinking team. History is a popular choice for pupils at Key Stage 4 and 5. 

The successful candidate will be an excellent classroom practitioner, will be  passionate about History Education and be willing to go the extra mile to ensure pupils achieve their full potential.

Head Teacher:   Mr. J. Parkinson

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About St Thomas More Catholic School

+44 191 4990111

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Located in the North East , close to the city centre of Newcastle upon Tyne and Gateshead, St Thomas More Catholic School serves pupils age 11 to 18.

The school has excellent transport links to major rail and road networks. Connected by seven bridges across the river Tyne, Newcastle and Gateshead form a unique, diverse and vibrant location to work and live.

In 2013 Ofsted judged St Thomas More Catholic School as 'outstanding' across all areas, and it was one of the first schools to be designated a Teaching School in 2011 by the National College of Teaching and Leadership.

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