Teacher of History, Coventry

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Foxford School & Community Arts CollegeCoventry
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Start date: 01 January 2020
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: TMS/UPS
Contract term: Permanent
Suitable for NQTs: Yes

January 2020 start date

Do you want to be part of a friendly and supportive Trust where everyone is included in professional development opportunities?

If so, find out more about our Trust and how you can make a real difference to young people and be part of a thriving faculty.

We are seeking a resourceful, enthusiastic and ambitious teacher to join our innovative Humanities team. We have a well-resourced faculty and strive for the highest standards of education by inspiring our students and enabling them to maximise their progress. This is an exciting opportunity for an existing, outstanding NQT or an experienced teacher. (NQTs will complete a fully supportive induction and CPD programme)

 The successful candidate will teach History to GCSE and,  for a suitable candidate, up to A level with the flexibility to teach further Humanities subjects.  

Foxford is an 11-18 vibrant, multi-cultural school which is known for its friendly and supportive ethos and its ambition to succeed.  We have recently become part of Castle Phoenix Trust which specialises in leadership and was founded in February 2013, on the success of the Caludon Castle Teaching School.

Being part of a Multi Academy Trust, and its associated teaching school, facilitates an opportunity to further develop our strategies to continue to invest in and develop our staff and, most importantly, bring about the best possible outcomes for our students who deserve the very best.

The Trust has a strong commitment to staff well-being and recognition, through its people strategy, and offers a range of benefits which include the local government pension scheme, cycle to work scheme, discounted gym membership, free parking and an employee discount scheme.

Visits and applications:  The headteacher, Ruth Williamson, would be delighted to meet you and talk about the opportunity, please email aliw@foxford.coventry.sch.uk to book onto a visit.

Application packs are available to download on  www.tes.co.uk or by email from Ali Wilkins, HR manager, aliw@foxford.coventry.sch.uk.  Completed forms are returnable to HumanResources@caludoncastle.co.uk 

Application deadline: Wednesday, 16 October 2019 at 9.00 am

This post is exempted under the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974 and as such appointment to this post will be conditional upon the receipt of a satisfactory response to a check of police records via the Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS).  The Trust is committed to safeguarding, promoting the welfare of children and young people and creating a culture of vigilance and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment and vigilance.

More about Foxford School & Community Arts College
Address: Grange Road, Longford, Coventry, West Midlands, CV6 6BB, United Kingdom. View in Google Maps
Telephone: +44 24 76369200