Head of History, Winchester

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Winchester CollegeWinchester

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Start date: September 2018
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: Undisclosed
Contract term: Permanent
Suitable for NQTs: No

Winchester College seeks to appoint a dynamic, inspiring and ambitious Head of History.

The Department prepares candidates for IGCSE and Pre-U History. Medieval, early modern and modern British and European History are taught, and the successful candidate will ideally be competent to teach at least two of these areas to the highest level. They will be enthusiastic about promoting and developing a strong and successful department. Each year, pupils from Winchester go on to study History at Oxbridge and other top universities.

This post will suit teachers of the highest calibre who will relish the challenge of working with able and articulate pupils in a historic site of unparalleled architectural beauty in the heart of Winchester. 

All our full time teachers are expected to act as tutors in one of the eleven boarding houses, thereby making a significant contribution to the pastoral care of our pupils. In addition, the successful applicant will be expected to contribute in some capacity to our sports and co-curricular programme. 

Further information about the school can be found at www.winchestercollege.org 

This position includes a generous benefits package and appropriate housing.

For full details on the above post and to apply please click here.

Only applications completed on the College website will be accepted. Please attach a full CV and covering letter with your application.

Applications

All applications should be made via the College website by Monday 22 January 2018.

Winchester College is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children. This appointment will be conditional on successful pre-employment and DBS checks.

(No agencies please)     



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Type: Mainstream School
Phase: Secondary
Funding status: Independent
Gender: Boys
Age Range: 13 - 18 years
Address: College Street, Winchester, Hampshire, SO23 9NA, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 1962 621100

Situated in Hampshire, Winchester College is an independent, secondary school for boys aged between 13 and 18. The school was founded in 1382 by the Bishop of Winchester, William of Wykeham. It was expanded in the 19th Century to accommodate the popu...