Head of Humanities (History specialist), St. Helens

Closing date:

Hope AcademySt. Helens
Date posted:
Start date: January 2020
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: L4-L8
Contract term: Permanent
Suitable for NQTs: No

“Working together to inspire excellence, guided by Christian values”

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Head of Humanities

(History Specialist)

Required for January 2020

Salary: L4-L8

Hope Academy is a £33 million joint faith Academy which opened in September 2011. We are currently on a journey to become an ‘outstanding Academy’. Staff and students are driven by our core values of Respect, Courage and Ambition.  

Hope Academy offers the opportunity to work as a Head of Humanities:

• In  a modern and well-resourced humanities department that is passionate about achievement for all pupils

• With fantastic students who enjoy a dynamic and engaging curriculum

• Within a diligent team of excellent teachers who have a wealth of expertise and experience 

• In teaching, researching,  developing and examining humanities at GCSE 

• In a team which is committed to creating new links with other schools and offering exciting extra-curricular opportunities to extend the boundaries of learning

• Working with a driven and inspirational team in pursuit of excellence

• Committed to high quality teaching and learning, and working with organisations such as PiXL to continuously drive standards forward

• Working collaboratively within a very supportive environment where professional development is an essential aspect of our daily practice

• Committed to creating outstanding student experiences in humanities learning for all

If you feel that you have the energy, passion, resilience and drive to be part of making Hope Academy outstanding we would love to have you on our team. Visits to the Academy would be welcomed and encouraged, please contact Mrs. D Worthington to arrange.

Application packs and further details are available from the Academy website www.hopeacademy.org.uk. Applications should be submitted by email to: donna.worthington@sthelens.org.uk    or by post to: Mrs. D Worthington, PA to Principal, Hope Academy, Ashton Road, Newton Le Willows, WA12 0AQ. Telephone: 01744 671930.  

This post is subject to Disclosure & Barring Enhanced Disclosure Certificate. The School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all Staff and Volunteers to share this commitment.

Closing date for applications:   Tuesday 15th October – 5pm

Interview date: TBC 

More about Hope Academy
Address: Ashton Road, Newton Le Willows, St Helens, St Helens, WA12 0AQ, United Kingdom. View in Google Maps
Telephone: +44 1744 671930