Teacher of History, London

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Bishop Thomas Grant Catholic Secondary SchoolLondon

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Start date: 1st September 2018
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: Inner London Pay Scale
Contract term: Permanent
Suitable for NQTs: Yes

TEACHER OF HISTORY Inner London Pay Scales 

 Suitable for a NQT

 11-18 Mixed Catholic Voluntary-Aided School 



  • The school has an outstanding ethos and environment for learning.

  • History is an extremely popular subject at A Level so an ability to teach A Level History is essential and an ability to teach A Level Politics is desirable.

 • The Department achieves outstanding results at Key Stages 4 and 5, significantly above national averages. 

• Bishop Thomas Grant is a hugely oversubscribed school (in excess of 1000 Applications for 180 Year 7 places) and enjoys a considerable reputation in the local area for its academic excellence and caring ethos.

 • Attainment at the school is significantly above national averages for virtually all subjects and all groups of students.  OFSTED REPORT OCTOBER 2014 Bishop Thomas Grant School is an 11-18 Catholic co-educational comprehensive school and was rated outstanding in all areas in October 2014.

   • Attainment is exceptionally high across a wide range of subjects, including at the highest levels. Almost all students make exceptional progress.

 • The school provides outstanding pastoral support. This helps all students to remain engaged and motivated to learn. Their exceptionally positive attitude to learning is a major contribution to their achievement.

 • Students behave extremely well in and out of the classroom. They feel safe and show high levels of respect for each other, their staff and the school environment.

 • Parents have very positive views about how well the school cares for their children and enables them to achieve very highly.

 • The Sixth Form is outstanding.

Bishop Thomas Grant School operates rigorous safeguarding procedures.  Applications from experienced teachers and NQTs are very welcome.  Applicants do not have to be Catholic but should be committed to working within the Catholic ethos of the school. 

 If you have any questions regarding the post, please contact Mrs S Branson at the school: sbranson@btg-secondary.lambeth.sch.uk  Completed application forms must be returned to Mrs S Branson the School Business Manager. 

   CLOSING DATE: – Wednesday 28th March 2018.

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More about Bishop Thomas Grant Catholic Secondary School
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: Secondary
Funding status: State - Voluntary Aided
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 11 - 18 years
Denomination: Roman Catholic
Address: Belltrees Grove, London, SW16 2HY, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 20 8769 3294
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Bishop Thomas Grant is a leading 11-18 Catholic co-educational school situated at the top of Streatham Common. The school provides outstanding pastoral care and encouragement to all students within the setting of a Christian community. Students exper...