Head of History and Politics, Dulwich, London

Closing date:

James Allen's Girls' SchoolDulwich, London

Date posted:
Start date: January 2019
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: Competitive
Contract term: Permanent
Suitable for NQTs: No




Required from January 2019 

An opportunity has arisen for a well-qualified Head of History and Politics to oversee the strategic development of the History and Politics department in this highly successful school. James Allen’s Girls’ School is recruiting for an enthusiastic and strongly motivated Head of History and Politics to work alongside and collaborate with the Deputy Head (Academic) to drive the continued success of the department.  You will demonstrate the motivation, organisation and commitment required to deliver excellent results and support our school of highly academic girls.

We Offer: 

•A competitive salary 

•A diverse benefit package including parking, gym membership and a generously subsidised school fee arrangement

•An opportunity to join one of the leading independent girls’ schools in the country.  

Please visit our website www.jags.org.uk/about/employment to download a Teaching Staff Application Form. For further information please contact recruitment@jags.org.uk or at St James Allen’s Girls’ School, 144 East Dulwich Grove, London SE22 8TE. Letters and CVs only will not be accepted.  

Closing date: 17 June 2018

Interviews: From 18 June 2018 

Interviews may be held at any stage after applications are received, therefore, interested candidates are advised to apply as soon as possible. We reserve the right to close this vacancy earlier than the specified deadline, if a suitable candidate is found.     

JAGS is committed to equality of opportunity and to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children: applicants must be willing to undergo child protection screening appropriate to the post including checks with past employers and the Disclosure and Barring Service.   

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More about James Allen's Girls' School
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: All-through with sixth form
Funding status: Independent
Gender: Girls
Age Range: 7 - 18 years
Address: 144 East Dulwich Grove, London, SE22 8TE, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 20 8693 1181
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