Teacher of History, Buckinghamshire

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Wycombe Abbey SchoolBuckinghamshire

Date posted:
Start date: September 2019 • 1 year Fixed-term
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: Wycombe Abbey has its own salary scale which is well above that of the maintained sector.
Contract term: Maternity Cover
Suitable for NQTs: Yes

Maternity Cover

Wycombe Abbey is a full boarding school which provides an outstanding all-round education for girls aged 11 to 18. 

We are looking for a well-qualified, enthusiastic and able graduate to teach History throughout the School and up to Oxbridge entrance level.  This post would suit either a Newly Qualified Teacher or an experienced teacher.  Full support and mentoring is given to those new to the profession.

History is a popular subject at Wycombe Abbey, with many girls going on to read History at top universities. The department is vibrant and forward-thinking.  It is fully committed to bringing History to life through inspirational lessons as well as a wide range of co-curricular activities.

Wycombe Abbey has its own salary scale which is well above that of the maintained sector. Rental accommodation may be available.

Please complete an application form and submit this, together with a covering letter, to the Headmistress, Mrs R Wilkinson by emailing the Human Resources Manager, Mrs J Wetenhall: wetenhallj@wycombeabbey.com.  

Further details and applications forms can be found on the School website: www.wycombeabbey.com/careers

Closing date for applications: 12 noon on 26 April 2019.

Wycombe Abbey School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. The successful applicant will be subject to an enhanced DBS check.

We are an equal opportunities employer. 

Registered Charity No. 310638

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More about Wycombe Abbey School
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: Secondary with sixth form
Funding status: Independent
Gender: Girls
Age Range: 11 - 19 years
Address: Abbey Way, High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire, HP11 1PE, United Kingdom.
Telephone: +44 1494 520381
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Wycombe Abbey is committed to maintaining full boarding for the needs of modern families. Girls who enter the school at 11+ have their own Junior Boarding House. From the age of 12 to 17, pupils live in 9 mixed-age Senior Houses, and in the Upper Six...