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Job details

Job details
Employer Notre Dame Senior School
Location Surrey
Contract type Part Time
Contract term Permanent
Job dates
Closing date Applications are closed
Job starts Required September 2017

We are seeking to appoint an enthusiastic and well-qualified Part-time Teacher of History on a permanent basis from September 2017.

The role offers an excellent opportunity for an inspiring teacher to work in a supportive and innovative school where students are making significant and sustained progress.  Applicants will need to demonstrate the ability to embrace new ideas and a thorough commitment to student learning.


• Degree or comparable qualification

• Ideally, PGCE or Qualified Teacher status but will consider an NQT

• Evidence of continuing professional development

Personal characteristics:

• Ability to teach History across the Senior School

• Experience of teaching of History to GCSE level and A level

• An understanding of the learning needs of students of all academic abilities

• Ability to set high expectations Ability to monitor, evaluate and review student performance

• Ability to monitor the effectiveness of the teaching of History

• Strives for excellence in all aspects of work

• Extensive, up to date knowledge and understanding of the History curriculum

• The ability to support and inspire young people and to encourage them to engage with the curriculum

• Evidence of effective teaching practices targeted at improving progress of both individual pupils and groups.


• A competitive package dependent on skills and experience


• The School has high expectations of its staff, and therefore looks to reward them with a competitive salary scale and beneficial conditions of service

• There is an extensive induction programme for all new colleagues and NQTs and ongoing professional development is encouraged

• There is ample opportunity to take on additional responsibility


• The School enjoys a fantastic situation: central London is 30 minutes away, the M25 and A3 are 5 minutes away.  Heathrow is less than half an hour. 

• Fee concessions are available for the pupils of any member of staff who meet the school’s entry requirements

• Longer holidays than the state maintained sector

• Free on-site parking

• School Nurse on site

• Free use of the pupil coach service to and from the school using any route.

For Recreation

• Free use of the school’s leisure and sporting facilities, including a heated indoor pool

• Free lunch and refreshments are available throughout the working day

Locations and contacts

Burwood House
Convent Lane
KT11 1HA
United Kingdom
+44 1932 589481