Head of Humanities (Geography specialist), Knowsley

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The Prescot SchoolKnowsley
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Start date: 1 September 2018
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: Plus TLR 2B Allowance
Contract term: Permanent

Main Pay Range 1 – 6 / £22,917 - £33,824
Upper Pay Range 1 – 3 / £35,927 - £38,366
Plus TLR 2B Allowance

We are seeking to appoint an outstanding Head of Humanities with Geography specialism to lead our Humanities team at The Prescot School. 

The Prescot School is a traditional school in a state of the art, 21st century building, situated on the outskirts of Prescot, approximately ten miles from Liverpool City Centre. We are a successful and inclusive 11-16 school which opened in September 2016 as a convertor Academy, linked to the outstanding ‘The Heath Family Trust’. As a national Teaching School focusing on quality teaching in the classroom and a Leadership Development School, The Heath Family Trust have a proven track record of successful school support. Being part of an outstanding Multi Academy Trust gives our young people the very best opportunities to be both aspirational and successful.

Our ethos of high aspiration, support and challenge permeates every aspect of our work. Students enjoy their school life with us, leaving with an improving profile of academic success, strong self-esteem and leadership qualities. Students are challenged and supported by a team of dedicated and professional teachers who have the highest expectations of all individuals at all times and believe that working hard, wearing the uniform proudly, having good manners and respect for themselves and others are essential elements for a successful future. Our young people are ambassadors for the school and we expect them to reflect this standard across everything they do. 

Our positive and caring atmosphere, backed by excellent resources, makes this a wonderful place to build your career. The person appointed will be given full support in their career development as we believe that development of staff is a key aspect in raising standards for our students. The Prescot School is committed to safeguarding, to promoting the welfare of children and adhering to the Equality Act 2010. The successful candidate will be required to undertake an enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service check. To comply with the Asylum and Immigration Act 1996 all prospective employees will be required to supply evidence of eligibility to work in the UK.

Application form and further details are available to download from the school website http://www.prescotschool.org.uk   and should be returned to Mrs K Brackley, PA to the Head Teacher, Mrs J Walker.

Closing date: Friday, 27 April 2018 at 12 noon
Interviews: week commencing Monday,  7 May 2018

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More about The Prescot School
Address: Knowsley Park Lane, Prescot, Liverpool, L34 3NB, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 151 4778680