Teacher of History, Horsham, West Sussex

Closing date:

The Forest SchoolHorsham, West Sussex

Date posted:
Start date: 1st September 2018 or sooner for suitable candidate
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: MPR/UPR
Contract term: Permanent
Suitable for NQTs: Yes

Section: Secondary

Horsham, West Sussex 

The Forest School 

Comptons Lane, Horsham, West Sussex, RH13 5NT 

Teacher of History and the Personal Development Curriculum (Citizenship)


Required from September 2018

(or sooner for a suitable applicant)

We are seeking to appoint an exceptional Teacher of History and PDC. The Forest School is a successful, popular and friendly 11-16 comprehensive boys school, committed to achieving high standards and to developing the potential of all our pupils and staff. An all boys' school provides an environment where traditional values and courtesy flourish. The boys' natural exuberance means that it is a joy to teach History and PSHE. 

The successful candidate will be able to demonstrate a number of the following; 

-Qualified Teacher Status 

-the ability to motivate pupils and achieve excellent results 

-the capacity to work collaboratively as part of a team 

-An enthusiasm for History, PDC and PSHE and the ability to share this with young people 

You will join a thriving, supportive and highly respected subject team. You will work with us to promote History and PDC as an area of the curriculum that will contribute to the success of the whole school. You will be able to teach History and PDC across the age and ability range of this school and make a valuable contribution to the extra-curricular programme.

Visits welcomed by appointment.

Please contact the Headteacher’s PA, Mrs A Conroy (01403 756001).

Please apply via the Joining Us/Staff Vacancies page on our website:


Closing date:  Friday 23 March (midday)

Interview date:  Wednesday 28 March 

We are committed to the safeguarding and welfare of our pupils. The successful applicants to this post will be required to undertake a criminal record check via the DBS.

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More about The Forest School
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: Secondary
Funding status: State - Community
Gender: Boys
Age Range: 11 - 16 years
Denomination: Non-denominational
Address: Compton's Lane, Horsham, West Sussex, RH13 5NT, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 1403 261086
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