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Teacher in charge of Politics with History

Headington SchoolOxfordshire



Start date: September 2021

Salary: In line with Headington School Teaching Scale

Headington is a vibrant and welcoming school set in 23 acres of playing fields and grounds on the outskirts of Oxford.   In an environment where individuals come first, Headington is renowned for its commitment to academic excellence, pastoral support and an impressive range of extra-curricular opportunities.

We are seeking to appoint a dynamic and inspirational Teacher in charge of Politics to ensure the continued success of this popular Sixth Form subject at Headington. The successful applicant will have a good honours degree, excellent subject knowledge and a proven ability to promote critical and creative thinking in the classroom.

Responsible to the Head of History, the postholder will teach Politics in the Sixth Form, carry out their responsibilities as subject lead, and teach History more widely across the School.

If you are interested in applying for this position please refer to our website: for a job specification and application form.

Please send your completed application form to  along with a covering letter.

PLEASE APPLY IMMEDIATELY - we will be considering and responding to applications as soon as they are received

Applicants must be able to provide evidence of having the right to live and work in the UK and be prepared to undergo a Disclosure and Barring Service check.

Headington School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people. Applicants must be able to provide evidence of having the right to live and work in the UK and must undergo child protection screening, including checks with past employers and DBS and barred lists checks. The School expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. Headington School is an equal opportunities employer.

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