Head of History, Knaresborough, North Yorkshire

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King James's SchoolKnaresborough, North Yorkshire

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Start date: September 2019
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: MPS or UPS plus TLR2c (currently £6,645.00)
Contract term: Fixed Term
Suitable for NQTs: No

September 2019 start 

MPS or UPS plus TLR 2c (currently £6,645.00)

Full time, Permanent

Do you have the drive, determination and desire to lead our History department? Are you an existing leader or someone who is ready and willing to take the next step in their career?

We are seeking applications for an enthusiastic, imaginative and energetic Head of History to lead our highly successful and supportive History department. You will be required to teach across all Key Stages. 

King James’s School is a large 11-18 comprehensive school proud to offer a diverse and rich curriculum and is committed to high quality professional development and career opportunities for all staff. We run a School Direct secondary programme to train the next generation of teachers. 

You will be able to motivate and enthuse others to fulfil their potential; lead by example both within the classroom and in the wider leadership role; communicate effectively with all stakeholders including staff, students, parents and governors and evaluate and implement strategies to impact positively on pupil progress.

The school is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of young people and expects all members of staff to share this commitment. An enhanced DBS disclosure is required for this post.

Please refer to our 'Applicant Info Pack' (Candidate Information) for more details about the post.  

Completed applications must be submitted via email to recruitment@king-james.n-yorks.sch.uk  and be received by: 

Monday 20th May 2019, 08.00am.

Interviews will be held on: Friday 24th May 2019.

Please note that CVs will not be accepted. 

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More about King James's School
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: Secondary
Funding status: State - Community
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 11 - 18 years
Denomination: Non-denominational
Address: King James Road, Knaresborough, North Yorkshire, HG5 8EB, United Kingdom.
Telephone: +44 1423 866061
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King James’s School is a highly successful, mixed comprehensive school at the heart of the community, catering for students aged 11-18.  We are dedicated to helping children develop into confident, sensitive and responsible adults who are ...