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Head of Department History (Head of Humanities Faculty for suitable candidate)

Beal High SchoolRedbridge

Head of Department History (Head of Humanities Faculty for suitable candidate)

Based at Beal High School - IG4 5LP

Salary: M1 to UPS3 (TLR negotiable dependent on experience) (Outer London)

Required: September 2021

This is an outstanding school.

“Exemplary behaviour, mutual respect and a highly inclusive culture are key contributory factors.” Ofsted 2012

Beacon Academy Trust are currently seeking to appoint a dynamic and inspirational Head of Department History who is ambitious and has a real passion for their subject.

The Trust is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of young people and expects all members of staff to share this commitment.

Enhanced DBS (with list checks) is required for this post.

The below documents must be read prior to applying for this role and will be factored into interviews:

  • Keeping Children Safe in Education
  • BMAT – Safeguarding and Child Protection Policy

Further information and an application form can be found at https://nelta.co.uk/vacancies/

Please forward your electronic applications to recruitment@beaconacademytrust.co.uk

Please note we reserve the right to close or extend this position depending on application numbers, therefore we would urge candidates to submit an application as soon as possible.

Purpose of the post

To provide professional leadership and management for a subject to secure high quality teaching, effective use of resources and improved standards of learning and achievement for all pupils.

A subject leader provides leadership and direction for the subject and ensures that it is managed and organised to meet the aims and objectives of the school and the subject. While the Principal and trustees carry overall responsibility for school improvement, a subject leader has responsibility for securing high standards of teaching and learning in their subject as well as playing a major role in the development of school policy and practice. Throughout their work a subject leader ensures that practices improve the quality of education provided, meet the needs and aspirations of all pupils, and raise standards of achievement in the school.

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