Head of Humanities, Kirklees

Closing date:Expiring in 2 days

Royds Hall Community SchoolKirklees

Date posted:
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: MPS/UPS + TLR1a
Contract term: Permanent
Suitable for NQTs: No

We are looking to recruit an outstanding teacher who can inspire our pupils to learn with enthusiasm and to enjoy the experiences a school can bring to a child. 

As the Head of Humanities you will be required to meet the general requirements of this post, as specified in the School Teachers’ Pay and Conditions Document. The post will require you to lead the Humanities team to ensure that all learners are making strong progress overtime. 

At SHARE MAT, we aim to:

• Equip our staff to deliver their best every day, our belief is that by Valuing People, Supporting Personal Best is the key;

• Encourage all our pupils to go beyond what they think they can achieve, to enjoy learning, helping them to lead healthy and happy lives;

• Ensure our staff are happy at work, taking pride in pupils’ progress and development;

• Never stop improving, developing and sharing our practice with others;

• Deliver training and guidance relevant to job role so expectations are understood and staff feel motivated;

• Offer great benefits making us the employer of choice, including outstanding CPD, supportive line management and networking opportunities across the MAT to aid personal development.

Royds Hall Community School is one of our eight academies/schools within our trust and is part of a close knit community well located for commute from Leeds, Huddersfield and Wakefield.  

Royds Hall Community School:

• Is a vibrant place of learning and encouragement where children/young people are happy, settled and confident;

• Has a broad and balanced curriculum  that provides a memorable educational experience for all of its pupils;

• Aims to equip pupils with the attributes and attitude they need for their next stage of education.

Please note that we can only accept application forms; CVs will not be accepted. Please send completed applications by email to: recruitment@roydshall.org 

Closing date: 21 October 2019.

Interview date: To be confirmed.

SHARE MAT comprises of Beech Primary School, Cowlersley Primary School, Heaton Avenue Primary School, Luck Lane Primary School, Millbridge Junior, Infant and Nursery School,  Royds Hall Community School, Shelley College, and Thornhill Community Academy.  

SHARE MAT is committed to the Equalities Act 2010 and also to promoting the welfare and safeguarding of children and young people, by adhering to the “Keeping Children Safe in Education” guidance. All staff and volunteers are regularly trained regarding our expectations in keeping our students safe. An enhanced DBS is required for every post.

More about Royds Hall Community School
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: All-through
Funding status: State - Academy
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 3 - 16 years
Address: Luck Lane, Paddock, Huddersfield, West Yorkshire, HD3 4HA, United Kingdom. View in Google Maps
Telephone: +44 1484 463366