Teacher of Humanities, Wirral

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Pensby High SchoolWirral

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Start date: September 2020
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: NQT, M1 - UPS3
Contract term: Fixed Term
Suitable for NQTs: Yes

Required for September 2020 

Teacher of Humanities 

NQT, M1 – UPS3 (suitable for an NQT), Full-Time 

Two year contract in the first instance

Pensby High School is an 11-16 co-educational and non-selective secondary school; in a highly selective local authority.  We are currently looking to employ a Teacher of Humanities to join our successful department.  Pensby High School has seen a rapid improvement in outcomes for its students.  We are committed to placing the development of teachers and therefore students’ learning at the forefront of what we do.  As a result we are seeing a rapid growth in the number of students across both key stage 3 and 4, with parents and students increasingly seeing the school as their first choice.

This post, whilst temporary in the first instance, is to ensure that we have the capacity to maintain the quality of teaching and learning as we grow, and is likely to become permanent within two years.

New appointments are supported by a tailored coaching programme and all staff contribute to a collegiate coaching programme.

The successful candidate will be expected to be able to teach across a range of Humanities subject; History, Geography, RE, PHSE and Citizenship:

• Teach at key stage 3 and 4 in the subject area

• Display and promote excellence in teaching and learning

• Inspire Pupils

• Have a commitment to raising achievement


Pensby High School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people. Applicants for this post must be willing to undergo child protection screening, including reference checks with previous employers and an enhanced criminal record check.


 This post is required for September 2020.

An application form and further information is available from the school website, www.pensbyhighschool.org

Applications should be returned to Mr K Flanagan, Headteacher, Pensby High School, Irby Road, Heswall, Wirral, CH61 6XN.

Closing Date: Friday 27 March 2020, 9.00am

This post is subject to an Enhanced Level DBS check.

The 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 applicants will be considered on the basis of suitability for the post regardless of sex, race or disability.

Please note we do not accept C.V’s or approaches from Recruitment Agencies.

More about Pensby High School
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: Secondary with sixth form
Funding status: State - Community
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 11 - 18 years
Denomination: Non-denominational
Address: Irby Road, Heswall, Wirral, Merseyside, CH61 6XN, United Kingdom. View in Google Maps
Telephone: +44 151 342 0570
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