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Teacher of History

The Hurst SchoolHampshire

One Year Fixed Term Contract 

Required 1st February 2021 (the opportunity to begin earlier may be possible)

A successful, popular and high-achieving school with around 1000 pupils, The Hurst School combines outstanding facilities with a real commitment to excellence in teaching and learning. 

Rated ‘Good’ by Ofsted, the school is situated in a stunning rural location on Berkshire-Hampshire borders with easy access from Basingstoke, Reading and surrounding areas.

The History Department at The Hurst is a friendly team of committed professionals who aim to empower pupils and enrich their lives through the study of a wide a varied curriculum in Key Stage 3 and 4. 

The Department regularly achieve high outcomes with GCSE results typically at 70+% Grades 4-9 and 20+% Grades 7-9. Progress made by pupils across the whole ability range is good.

We are seeking an enthusiastic and inspirational teacher to join our highly regarded History team in order to deliver the History curriculum. The opportunity to contribute in others areas, for example, Geography or English could be beneficial.  

This is an exciting opportunity to work in a friendly and supportive school to help deliver outstanding lessons and ensure good outcomes for all of our students. Applications are welcome from ECTs as well as experienced teachers. Part-time contracts may also be considered. 

The department enjoys well-equipped classrooms with projectors and sound systems.  

The benefits package includes free on-site parking; access to an on-site gym and an on-site nursery.

Please apply to the Headteacher as soon as possible but before noon on Monday 6th December 2021. Please note that we reserve the right to appoint prior to the closing date so early applications are welcomed. 

To apply, please download and complete an application form by clicking on the Apply button.

This school and Hampshire County Council are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. We will ensure that all our recruitment and selection practices reflect this commitment. All successful candidates will be subject to a Disclosure and Barring Check as well as other relevant pre-employment checks. 

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