Head of History, Taunton

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King's Hall SchoolTaunton

Date posted:
Start date: September 2019
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: King’s Hall has its own salary scale.
Contract term: Permanent
Suitable for NQTs: No

We are looking for an experienced and enthusiastic History teacher to teach up to 13+ Scholarship and Common Entrance level.    

The successful candidate will be inspiring and creative, as well as committed to developing individual strengths and a love of learning in all of our pupils.  

Applications are invited from highly motivated teachers with outstanding classroom expertise to join a strong and dedicated team.  Candidates should also demonstrate a commitment to the vision and values of the school.

King’s Hall School is co-educational, offering day and boarding places to boys and girls from the ages of two to thirteen.  There are about 320 children in the school, 100 of whom are in the Pre-Prep.   

There is an excellent record of academic, musical, artistic, dramatic and sporting achievements throughout the school.  There is a programme of continual development: in the last twelve years this has included a new sports hall, a performing arts centre used for concerts and drama productions, new changing areas, computer centres for both the Pre-Prep and Prep, refurbishing the pool and surrounds and a new full size Astroturf pitch.  The Pre-Prep has also recently undergone an extensive refurbishment and our new Science Faculty was completed in September 2017 as part of our 2020 Vision.   

Further information about King’s Hall may be obtained from the website, www.kingshalltaunton.co.uk.

Completed applications should be addressed to the Headmaster and returned to: Mrs Emma Guppy, Headmaster's PA, King's Hall School, Kingston Road, Taunton, Somerset  TA2 8AA or emailed to: EGuppy@kingshalltaunton.co.uk.

Closing date for applications is midday on  Wednesday 23rd January 2019.

Interviews will be held on Friday 1st February 2019. 

King’s Hall School is an equal opportunities employer.  We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expect all staff to respect this commitment.  This post is subject to an enhanced DBS check and satisfactory reference checks

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More about King's Hall School
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: Primary
Funding status: Independent
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 2 - 13 years
Address: Kingston Road, Taunton, Somerset, TA2 8AA, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 1823 285920
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Kings Hall School is a leading Pre-Prep and Prep co-educational day and boarding school for children from 2 to 13 years old, with around 320 pupils. The school is built around Pyrland Hall, an impressive Georgian country house on the edge of the Quan...