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Teacher of History

Kingston Grammar SchoolKingston upon Thames

A Leading HMC Selective Co-Educational Day School.  820 students  (11 – 18). Conveniently located in the heart of Kingston upon Thames with a superb Sports Ground by the Thames opposite Hampton Court Palace. Easy access to central London by rail and road.

“The quality of the pupils’ academic and other achievements is excellent”  (ISI Inspection May 2017)

“Pupils’ progress in lessons is enhanced by the appropriately high level of challenge and high expectations provided by the teaching.”  (ISI Inspection May 2017)

Are you a passionate historian who enjoys sharing your strong subject knowledge with able and enthusiastic students? Then this role is for you. 

We are looking for a first-class teacher to join our vibrant and exceptional History department on a part-time basis covering a period of maternity leave.  The successful applicant will be able to teach throughout the School, up to and including A level and Oxbridge entry.  Experience and willingness to teach a variety of topics at GCSE and A Level will be a distinct advantage, as will an ability to enthuse lower school pupils through engaging and thought-provoking lessons. Experienced teachers and NQTs are welcome to apply.  

This role also provides the opportunity to be involved in the co-curricular life of the School. Depending on your area/s of interest, the co-curricular options include Senior and Junior History Society, CCF, DofE and much more. 

Staff are remunerated through the Kingston Grammar School salary scale, which tracks significantly above the national scale for teachers.

A job description, full person specification and application form can be downloaded via the Vacancies section on our website via the Apply button or by e-mailing the HR department at

The closing date for applications is 9.00am on Friday, 16th April 2021.  The School reserves the right to commence the interview process at any time prior to the closing date so early application is recommended. First round interviews will be held remotely.

Kingston Grammar School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.  Applicants will be required to undergo child protection screening appropriate to the post, including checks with past employers and the Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS).

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