Teacher of History, Camden

Closing date:

Hampstead SchoolCamden

Date posted:
Start date: 01 September 2020
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: Inner London Pay Range
Contract term: Permanent
Suitable for NQTs: Yes

A fantastic opportunity for a dynamic colleague to join our vibrant and successful school. 

What we offer

  • A collaborative department that is experienced, innovative and supportive 
  • Consistently strong results with high uptake at KS4 and KS5, and many students taking the subject at university
  • A unique and award-winning curriculum (Gold Award from the Historical Association) that prioritises enquiry, knowledge and a love of the subject
  • The opportunity to learn and develop your history teaching, as well contribute to the department 


We need you to be 

  • A highly-reflective teacher who wants to develop and improve their practice 
  • Committed to having strong relationships with staff and students 
  • Passionate about teaching History, including the teaching of A-Level
  • Interested in evidenced-based teaching strategies that help students in their learning

“Staff really like working at the school. They feel valued and very well supported. Leaders have ensured that they have very good opportunities for training and development. Many staff have moved on to promoted posts internally and elsewhere. This is an exciting, dynamic place to work, and its vitality greatly benefits the pupils”. (Ofsted)

“Students’ pride in their school is evident; we think this is what all urban comprehensive schools should look like” (Good Schools Guide 2018)

“An exceptional climate for learning” (Challenge Partners)

Details and application form can be downloaded from our website. 

Closing Date: Friday 28 February 2020 (9am)

Interview Date: Friday 6 March 2020  

The school is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children. The successful applicant will be required to undertake an enhanced DBS check. Checks will be made with previous employers.

More about Hampstead School
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: Secondary
Funding status: State - Community
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 11 - 19 years
Denomination: Non-denominational
Address: Westbere Road, Hampstead, London, NW2 3RT, United Kingdom. View in Google Maps
Telephone: +44 207 794 8133
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Hampstead School is Camden’s largest maintained comprehensive School, educating 1335 students (including 285 in our stand-alone Sixth Form). The school is oversubscribed with a waiting list in all years, admitting 7 forms of entry from over 70...