Head of History, Bradford

Closing date:Expiring soon

Beckfoot ThorntonBradford

Date posted:
Start date: September 2019
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: MPS/UPR + TLR 2b
Contract term: Permanent
Suitable for NQTs: No

Head of Department – History 

Location: Beckfoot Thornton

To start September 2019

Salary/grade: MPS/UPR + TLR 2b

Hours of work: Full Time, Permanent

Closing Date: Friday 22nd March 2019, 9am

Interviews will be held from w/c 25th March 2019

To Apply: Please visit www.beckfoottrust.org

Beckfoot Thornton, part of the Beckfoot Trust is seeking to appoint an outstanding Head of History with a proven track record of enthusing and motivating students to love History and to raise attainment across all three key stages, including A Level. Experience of leading aspects of the History curriculum and strong knowledge of the 9-1 GCSE specification are essential.

Beckfoot Trust schools work in partnership with a shared ambition to provide outstanding education for our students. We want our students to love learning and be well placed to do something great with their lives.  We aim to create remarkable learning environments in which students expect success because of their ambitious attitude to learning, the challenge provided by staff and the support they receive at home.  High quality professional development and leadership training for staff are central features of our Trust. 

We aim to attract, develop and retain the very best people and to be the ‘Employer of choice’.  

To find out more about the Beckfoot Trust and to meet the Head Teachers, teaching and non-teaching colleagues from across the Beckfoot Trust please see our website for details of the Beckfoot Trust Recruitment Evening on Monday 18th March.


Please return completed applications to HR Team at vacancies@beckfootthornton.org

Closing date for applications, Friday 22nd March 2019, 9am

We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children.

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More about Beckfoot Thornton
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: Secondary with sixth form
Funding status: State - Academy
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 11 - 18 years
Address: Leaventhorpe Lane, Thornton, Bradford, West Yorkshire, BD13 3BH, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 1274 881 082