Head of History

Claremont Fan Court SchoolSurrey

A full time, well-qualified and innovative teacher is required to lead the History department at GCSE and A level for September 2021. 

The History department at Claremont Fan Court is very successful and highly popular with pupils. Applicants will be expected to demonstrate an inspiring and effective teaching style and to have excellent subject knowledge.

The Mansion is an historic building and the history department is largely situated in Charlotte and Albany classrooms which witnessed the events which led to Queen Victoria’s accession to the throne.

Curriculum leadership experience would be an advantage but aspiring leaders are also encouraged to apply. A strong honours degree and a teaching qualification are expected along with relevant work experience and a willingness to contribute to the co-curricular and pastoral life of the school. 

In return you can expect all the benefits of a thriving independent school: a competitive and progressive salary, pension, professional development, laptop, cycle scheme, lunches in term time and free parking.

“The quality of the pupils’ academic and other achievements is excellent”   (ISI January 2017)

Further details of the role and how to apply can be found under the ‘work with us’ tab at www.claremontfancourt.co.uk or by calling HR on 01372 473720.

Closing date:  Sunday 18 April 2021

Interviews: 22 and 23 April 2021

Claremont Fan Court School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.  Applicants will be required to undergo child protection screening appropriate to the post, including checks with past employers and the Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS).


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