Job details

Job details
Employer Kingsford Community School
Location Newham
Salary Main Scale (Inner London Weighting)
Contract type Full Time
Contract term Permanent Suitable for NQTs
Job dates
Posted Ad expiring today
Closing date
Job starts April 2018

“Seeking excellence, success & opportunity in an inspiring community where students and learning come first”

A fully inclusive school in the heart of the redeveloping Docklands region of East London.

This vibrant 11-16 school with a roll of 1500 pupils has excellent facilities in all subject areas. Kingsford Community School is committed to high quality inclusive education for pupils of whom fifty per cent are multi-lingual.

The school has achieved a range of nationally accredited awards and was rated by Ofsted in 2017 as Good with Outstanding Leadership and Behaviour.

We are seeking a well-qualified and highly motivated History Teacher. The successful candidate will have a passion for teaching History and other Humanities subjects, and will be able to motivate, enthuse, excite and challenge students to produce the highest quality work and achieve high academic standards.

For this teaching post, we are looking to appoint someone who: 

  • Has a proven track record or the potential to secure excellent pupil outcomes in History and other Humanities subjects. 
  • Is talented, dynamic and an ambitious teacher, who can build on the success of the subject and ensure good progress for all pupils. 
  • Can inspire and lead high quality teaching,learning and assessment. 
  • Has experience representing and supporting pupils with a range of SEN, Behavioural  and Academic needs. 
  • NQTs are welcome to apply. 

We can offer 

  • A committed and successful Learning Area Team. 
  • Encouragement for innovation and creativity. 
  • An excellent CPD Package.
  • Childcare Vouchers

Previous experience of teaching History at KS3 and KS4 is desirable. The successful candidate will have to meet the person specification in order to be considered for the post and will be subject to an enhanced DBS check. Only applications submitted on the schools agreed application form will be considered.

Kingsford Community School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people in accordance with DFE Safeguarding Children and Safer Recruitment regulations. The school expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.

For any further enquiries regarding this vacancy, please visit our website or email the Recruitment Team on or telephone 020 7476 4700.

The closing date for receiving completed application forms is 9.00am. Wednesday 13th December 2017
 Interviews: Wednesday 10th January 2018

Kingsford Way, Beckton,
E6 5JG.
Telephone: 020 7476 4700

About the employer

Kingsford Community School, located in Beckton, Newham, is a co-educational secondary school. It is a non-denominational establishment for children aged between 11 and 16 years of age. At present, there are around 1,500 students being educated at the...

Information about Kingsford Community School
Org type Mainstream School
Phase Secondary
Funding status State - Community
Gender Mixed
Age range 11 - 16 years
Denomination Non-denominational
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Locations and contacts

Kingsford Way
E6 5JG
United Kingdom
+44 20 7473 9696