Teacher of History

Faringdon Community CollegeOxfordshire

Teacher of History

Permanent full time post

(Would consider part time or job share applications)

Required from: 1st September 2021

Faringdon Community College (FCC) is a successful and well-established 11-18 co-educational secondary comprehensive school, which embraces the idea of lifelong learning and community education. The school has an excellent local reputation and is known for inspiring exciting teaching and learning where teachers are supported and encouraged to help every student, aiming to achieve individual success and realise their potential.

 As a dynamic organisation, we are always looking for new ideas and ways forward. Our strong and motivated team of teaching and non-teaching staff are committed to providing the best education they can and have an energy and enthusiasm which makes FCC a rewarding place to work. 

Faringdon Community College is part of the Faringdon Learning Trust, an eight school multi-academy trust, which was established on 1st April 2012. Our school roll is continuing to rise and including sixth form, there are currently 1352 pupils on roll.

 We are seeking to appoint a motivated, hardworking, enthusiastic and passionate teacher of History who can inspire students of all ages and abilities. The successful applicant will be required to teach KS3 and KS4 History with a possibility of some KS5 teaching. The successful candidate will be passionate about their subject. An ability to teach Geography and/or RE at KS3, whilst not essential, would be desirable. 

All applicants are welcome, including NQTs, as a full induction and support programme will be given. Although our preference would be for a full time appointment, consideration will be given to applicants who are seeking a part time or job share appointment.

If you have any questions, would like any further information or would like to arrange an informal visit to the school please contact our Trust HR Team, by emailing Recruitment@faringdonlearningtrust.org , who will put you in contact with the Subject Leader.

An application form and applicants’ pack, giving further details for the above post, can be found on our website: http://www.fccoxon.co.uk. Please return your completed application form, along with a letter of interest outlining your suitability for the position, by 9am on Monday 1st March to Recruitment@faringdonlearningtrust.org 

Closing date: 9am on Monday 1st March 2021

Faringdon Learning Trust is committed to safeguarding and protecting the welfare of children. All successful candidates will be required to undertake a DBS check, and attend safeguarding training as part of their job role.

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Faringdon Community College


Faringdon Community College
Fernham RoadFaringdonOxfordshireSN7 7LBUnited Kingdom
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http://www.fcc.oxon.sch.uk+44 1367 240375
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