Teacher of History, Leyland

Closing date:New this week

Wellfield High SchoolLeyland
Date posted:
Start date: 01/09/2018
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: MPS
Contract term: Permanent
Suitable for NQTs: Yes

Wellfield High School is a close-knit community school where we strive to get the balance right between support and challenge, so that every individual student achieves their personal best. We are currently enjoying an exciting new phase at the school and we are now seeking a History specialist who is interested in joining our team. We welcome applications from NQT’s and experienced teachers.

· Have you a passion to help young people make progress? 

· Have you high aspirations for yourself which will help you to inspire and motivate our students to believe they can be what they want to be, helping them to increase their self-esteem? 

· Can you engage students with a positive mind frame, empowering them to take on challenges and activities? 

If so, why not become part of our new exciting future at Wellfield High School, in an executive partnership with Tarleton Academy, which is already providing opportunities for both our staff and students and transforming our school to make rapid progress. 

We are a small community school in the centre of Leyland where staff, students and parents are known for our family ethos and nurturing environment. It is within this context that we strive to get the very best out of our students and ourselves, so that everyone thrives.

As part of the interview process candidates will be required to teach a sample lesson. This will be 45 minutes long on a topic of your choice, designed to inspire and challenge a mixed ability group of Year 9 to choose History as a GCSE option. 

Candidates should ensure that they and their referees are easily contactable, with the correct phone number and email address and able to reply promptly if references are requested.

We encourage prospective candidates to contact the school for a tour prior to their final application, please contact head@whs.lancs.sch.uk or phone the school, 01772 421303 to arrange. 

Please complete the application form which should be submitted to head@whs.lancs.sch.uk by 9am on Wednesday 11th April. 

Interviews w/c Monday 16th April. 

The school is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff to share this commitment.

Job location

More about Wellfield High School
Address: Yewlands Drive, Leyland, Lancashire, PR25 2TP, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 1772 421303