Teacher of History, Ipswich, Suffolk

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St Joseph's CollegeIpswich, Suffolk
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Start date: 1 September 2019
Contract type: Part Time
Salary: Dependent on Qualifications and Experience
Contract term: Permanent
Suitable for NQTs: Yes

Permanent, Part Time (2 to 3 days a week)

St Joseph's College is a vibrant independent day and boarding school in Ipswich providing a broad and seamless education for over 550 girls and boys aged 3 - 18. We provide a wide range of stimulating and challenging opportunities that our pupils embrace in both the academic and extra-curricular life of the School. 

The resultant all-round education develops our pupils into well-rounded individuals who challenge themselves to ‘being our best’ in every aspect of life at the school, and beyond. Our innovative teaching and subsequent success starts in the Prep School and runs all the way through the Senior School and Sixth Form. 

History is a popular and successful subject at St Joseph's College. In recent years the results have been good and a number of students have gone on to study the subject at University. The department sits within a large Humanities Faculty and there are two other teachers of History in the College. Regular trips to the Battlefields in Northern France form part of the programme of study.

For September 2019, applications are invited for the position of Teacher of History to contribute to the delivery of the subject. We are seeking a dynamic and inspiring teacher to continue our strong provision within the subject. You will be able to engage students of all abilities, enabling each young person to achieve their potential. A single-minded focus on pupil outcomes and a willingness to contribute to the wider life of the school including extra-curricular are essential. 

Further details and an application form may be found at https://www.stjos.co.uk/our-community/job-vacancies or by contacting the HR Officer by email careers@stjos.co.uk or telephone (01473) 690281.

The closing date for applications is midday on Tuesday 21 May, with interviews: To be confirmed.  The College reserves the right to interview prior to the closing deadline, so early applications are encouraged. 

St Joseph’s College is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children. The successful applicant will be required to undertake child protection screening appropriate to the post, including an Enhanced Disclosure via the Disclosure and Barring Service. Please be advised that applications cannot be accepted unless they are on the College’s Application Form. References will be taken up and will be carefully checked. DBS charge payable by applicant. 

More about St Joseph's College
Address: Birkfield, Belstead Road, Ipswich, Suffolk, IP2 9DR, United Kingdom. View in Google Maps
Telephone: +44 1473 690281