Acting Head of History, Leytonstone

Closing date:

Buxton SchoolLeytonstone

Date posted:
Start date: September or as soon as possible for 1 year in the first instance
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: MPS/UPS + TLR 2A
Contract term: Maternity Cover
Suitable for NQTs: No

Are you a strong teacher who strives for excellence for all? We are seeking to appoint an enthusiastic, well-qualified teacher of History, who can bring enthusiasm and experience to our successful secondary Humanities department. This post would also involve RS teaching and is suitable for an experienced candidate. 

You will be part of:

  • An exciting and innovative development of an All-through learning community, recently graded, “Good” by Ofsted
  • A dedicated team of staff who strive for excellence
  • A caring and inclusive ethos where all are learners
  • A school which has supportive Governors and Parents with high expectations of the school 
  • An Induction process that is committed to ongoing professional development

We believe that we can transform the learning of generations of children by having the full range of children on one site led by staff and supported by a community who share common values, learning and curriculum aims, policies, and practices in an all-through school. We are a leading-edge learning community in the field of all-through education.

Please note, CVs will not be accepted

Application forms and further details can be downloaded from and also by contacting Stacey Bell, PA to the Headteacher, at 

Closing date: 9.00am on Monday, 21st May 2018 

Interview date: Wednesday, 23rd May 2018

Buxton School is committed to safeguarding and protecting the welfare of children. The successful candidate will be subject to an enhanced DBS Disclosure.

Job location

More about Buxton School
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: Secondary
Funding status: State - Foundation
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 11 - 16 years
Address: Secondary Campus, Terling Close, Leytonstone, London, E11 3NT, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 208 534 3425
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Buxton School is a mainstream, state-foundation, co-educational, non-denominational, all-through school for children aged 3-16. It is situated in Leytonstone in London and there 1600 pupils on its roll.

Buxton School serves a diverse community and pr...