We are seeking a suitably qualified and inspirational teacher of History, for an opening beginning in August for the 2019/20 school year. Primary course responsibilities include sixth, seventh and eighth grade History, including ancient civilizations, European, and American history. Experience of standards-based curriculum instruction and development with an emphasis on historical thinking skills is essential, as is an appreciation of working with young adolescents.
The successful candidate will be able to teach all ages from 11-14 (Grades 5-8), with a commitment to best practice instruction and engagement through a wide variety of teaching and learning methods, to mixed ability classes no larger than 18 students per class.
Our campus, in historical Surrey, England, is an inviting place for our students to learn and grow. From the playing fields to the Fleming Theatre stage, to our science labs, our library and our classrooms, our teachers provide students with engaging lessons and experiences in an atmosphere of peace and beauty.
Suitable candidates may be interviewed before the closing date and TASIS The American School in England reserves the right to withdraw the position if an early appointment is made. Applicants are therefore encouraged to apply early.
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Applications can be emailed to Sally Holmes, Human Resources Manager, firstname.lastname@example.org
The School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and has a range of policies and procedures in place which promote safeguarding and safer working practice across the School. We expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.
We will ensure that all our recruitment and selection practices reflect this commitment. All successful candidates will be subject to enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service checks along with other relevant pre-employment checks, including checks with past employers.