Teacher of History, Bolton

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Smithills SchoolBolton

Date posted:
Start date: September 2020
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: MPS
Contract term: Permanent
Suitable for NQTs: Yes


Smithills Dean Road, Bolton BL1 6JS

Tel: 01204 842382  Fax: 01204 467201

“Academic Excellence. Rich in Opportunity” 

11-16 Mixed Comprehensive NOR: 900

Principal: Mr Mike Sidebottom

Teacher of History


Permanent Post from September 2020

We are looking to appoint an enthusiastic and talented teacher of History to join a passionate and committed team.

History is a very popular subject with our students and we aim to make it as exciting and enjoyable as possible. This post offers an exciting opportunity to build on the many strengths of the department and contribute to the wider success of the school.

We expect the successful candidate to:

• Inspire and motivate our young people to fulfil their potential.

• Demonstrate the unwavering drive and skill to raise standards of students' attainment and achievement.

• Be energetic and committed to contributing fully to a successful department.

• Have a positive, 'can do' attitude with colleagues and students.

• Possess integrity, good humour and moral purpose.

We offer the opportunity to work in an enthusiastic and friendly team, who focus wholeheartedly on the progress of our students. We value our staff and actively support their professional development, allowing candidates to develop their own practice whilst also supporting colleagues in improving theirs. In addition to this, our outstanding facilities create an inspirational learning environment in which all students thrive.

We have a strong track record of excellent GCSE results and look forward to appointing an outstanding History specialist to join this forward looking team, to build on the success of the department and the wider school.

This post is subject to an enhanced disclosure from the Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS). Smithills is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. Safer recruitment practice and pre-employment checks will be undertaken before any appointment is confirmed. 

Please return application forms electronically to Mrs L Muller at HR@smithillsschool.net 

Please note CVs are not accepted.

Closing date for applications: 9.00am on Monday 24th February 2020

More about Smithills School
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: Secondary
Funding status: State - Academy
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 11 - 16 years
Address: Smithills Dean Road, Bolton, Lancashire, BL1 6JS, United Kingdom. View in Google Maps
Telephone: +44 1204 842382
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