Teacher of History and Humanities, Felsted

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Felsted SchoolFelsted

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Start date: 19 February 2018 (February half-term)
Contract type: Part Time
Salary: Please contact us for details
Contract term: Fixed Term
Suitable for NQTs: Yes

Fixed-Term Contract initially from February half-term until August 2018 

Part-time (approximately 22 lessons per fortnight (50% Contract)) | Term-time only (34 weeks per year)

Felsted is a leading day and boarding independent school based in a stunning village campus in North Essex. Founded in 1564 by Richard Lord Riche, who had been a Lord Chancellor under King Edward V, Felsted today provides an exceptional holistic education to approximately 1100 boys and girls aged four to eighteen. We celebrated our 450th anniversary in 2014, one of only a handful of Schools in the country that have claimed this historic milestone. We employ more than 160 teachers and 440 operational staff in a community orientated environment, ensuring our pupils receives the very best in learning and co-curricular activities. 

An enthusiastic History and Humanities teacher is required at this ‘Excellent in Every Aspect’ ISI rated Boarding and Day School from February half-term 2018. The role is initially on a fixed-term basis until the end of the academic year. 

The successful candidate must be suitably qualified, have strong subject knowledge and able to teach across all age ranges within our Senior School (Years 9 to 13). 

We would expect the appointee to deliver excellent teaching and learning, have a passion for History and Humanities with the desire to contribute to the co-curricular life of the School. Applications are welcome from both experienced teachers and NQTs. Our friendly department has extensive experience in supporting teachers through their NQT year to further their careers. 

Benefits include free life assurance and parking, excellent contributory pension scheme, lunch on full days worked and unlimited use of the Felsted Gym and pool facilities, plus a subsidised healthcare scheme, on-site 'Aroma' by Caffé Nero Coffee Shop and membership to Felsted Connect; an online multi-platform engagement tool where employees have access to hundreds of exclusive discounts and offers from online and high-street retailers.

The Felsted Salary Scale is above the maintained sector’s. If you would like to discuss any aspect of this role, you can contact our Head of History Rakesh Pathak on rp@felsted.org.

Closing date for receipt of applications is Friday 08 December 2017 at 12:00 noon.

Interviews will be held week commencing 11 December 2017

If you would like to apply for this position, please visit our website www.felsted.org/jobopportunitieshome to complete our online application process.

Felsted School is committed to equal opportunities, the safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people. Therefore, all employees are required to undertake a Disclosure and Barring Service check.

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More about Felsted School
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: All-through with sixth form
Funding status: Independent
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 4 - 18 years
Address: Felsted, Essex, CM6 3LL, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 1371 822600
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