Teacher of History, Tunbridge Wells

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Bennett Memorial Diocesan SchoolTunbridge Wells

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Start date: September 2018
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: Undisclosed
Contract term: Permanent
Suitable for NQTs: Yes


Bennett Memorial Diocesan School

Culverden Down, Tunbridge Wells, Kent, TN4 9SH.

Tel: 01892 521595 

E-Mail: recruitment@bennett.kent.sch.uk

Headteacher: Mr Jon Sparke


September 2018

This is an exciting opportunity for an ambitious teacher of history, to join the history team in this exceptionally successful school, where specialist knowledge is highly prized. We are interested in applications from teachers with commitment to teaching history to A Level and an interest in developing their career, including NQTs.

Situated in Tunbridge Wells, with excellent transport links to London, Bennett is a popular and over-subscribed academy with an enviable record of outstanding academic achievement over many years. 

· A Church of England co-educational school with independent academy status

· 1,550 on roll including 320 in the Sixth Form

· Judged Outstanding in every area by Ofsted in 2012   

· World Class School Quality Mark in 2017    

· Outstanding GCSE and A Level results

· Excellent reputation; oversubscribed

Bennett students are highly motivated and enthusiastic about learning and taking part in the huge range of enrichment activities that we offer. 

As the lead school in the Altius Teaching School partnership, we are committed to providing strong and sustained professional development for all colleagues who work with us. 

Priority places at the school are available for children of staff.

Further details including how to apply are available on the school website www.bennett.kent.sch.uk – follow link to employment opportunities. Completed Application Forms should be emailed to recruitment@bennett.kent.sch.uk or posted to the school by the closing date. Applications should be submitted on the correct Application Form, no CVs will be accepted.

The closing date for applications is 09:00 Monday 26 February 2018

Interviews in week beginning 05 March 2018

Bennett Memorial Diocesan School is part of the Tenax Schools Trust 

This school is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.  All posts are subject to a satisfactory DBS enhanced check.

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More about Bennett Memorial Diocesan School
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: Secondary
Funding status: State - Academy
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 11 - 18 years
Address: Culverden Down, Tunbridge Wells, Kent, TN4 9SH, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 1892 521595
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Bennett is a Church of England school with a record of providing outstanding education, rooted in tradition and preparing young people for the future. Our distinctive Christian identity and ethos inform our approach to livin...