Subject Leader History, Waltham Forest

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Willowfield SchoolWaltham Forest

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Contract type: Full Time
Salary: School Pay Range (£27,596 - £43,348) plus TLR 2B (£4,531 p.a.)
Contract term: Permanent

We are a successful and oversubscribed school at an exciting stage in our development. This is a great opportunity for an enthusiastic and committed teacher to lead our History Department.

You will be passionate about your subject and its role in enabling young people to be the best they can be.

You will be an excellent teacher with a successful track record and a role model for great classroom practice. You will have a clear vision for the contribution history makes to young people’s education and this will inform your leadership of the subject and your contribution to the development of history and the school as a whole.


We are:

  • ‘a good school’ – OFSTED, June 2016
  • a specialist partner of UCL – Institute of Education
  • active partners in the Seven Kings, Waltham Forest and Whitefield’s Teaching School Alliances
  • holder of the Platinum Quality Mark for Professional Development


Willowfield School as an aware employer is committed to safeguarding and protecting the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults as its number one priority and we expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. A DBS check will be taken up on the successful candidate.

Visits are warmly welcomed and encouraged. Please contact Janice Feltham, Head’s PA at the school to arrange an appointment on 020 8527 4065. Alternatively, to request a recruitment pack or to find out more about what we can offer email us at

Closing date: Noon on 27 September 2019.

More about Willowfield School
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: Secondary
Funding status: State - Community
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 11 - 16 years
Denomination: Non-denominational
Address: 209 Blackhorse Road, Walthamstow, London, E17 6ND, United Kingdom. View in Google Maps
Telephone: +44 20 8527 4065
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Willowfield is a mixed, non-selective, non-denominational secondary school for pupils aged 11-16, located in Walthamstow, East London. The school provides 900 places. 

Willowfield moved to a brand new building in September 2015, with state-of-th...