We are seeking to appoint an enthusiastic, ambitious and forward looking teacher to lead this popular curriculum area in the school. The department, which is made up of the History and Geography departments, is well resourced and the successful candidate will be well supported in their professional development.
The successful candidate will be the principal teacher for History and will have the knowledge and experience to lead Teaching and Learning and curriculum development in both subject areas.
We are an inclusive Catholic school community which has Jesus Christ and His Gospel message at the heart of all that we do.
The successful candidate will be an excellent classroom practitioner with the potential and desire to develop and progress as a leader within the school.
The post you are applying for is covered by the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974 (Exceptions) Order 1975 (as amended in 2013). If successful you will be required to apply to the Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) for a 'disclosure'.
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Essential: A degree or equivalent in History. Enthusiastic and effective classroom teacher. Experience of successful teaching of History to Key Stages 3 and 4. Able to lead colleagues in aspects relating to Teaching and Learning and curriculum development. Able to relate to, motivate and empathise with young people. Good communication and listening skills. And ability to work as part of a team. Commitment to continued professional development. Commitment to supporting the Catholic ethos of the school.
Informal discussion: Please contact the Headteacher at the school.
Interview date: 21 April 2020.
Application forms: Mrs A Leaver, Business Manager, at the school. Please note CVs are not accepted, to apply for this vacancy you need to complete the application form.
Closing date: 2 April 2020.