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Teacher of History

Caister AcademyNorfolk

Salary:  MPR / UPR

Start Date:  September 2021

This is an exciting opportunity for a dynamic and inspiring teacher to join Caister Academy.  The successful candidate will join a small but committed team of professionals, working within the history department.  They will be supported by a strong leadership structure including a Head of Department, and a supportive senior leadership team.  This role would be suitable for NQTs.

Caister Academy is one of Norfolk’s leading co-educational secondary schools, situated in the coastal village of Caister, just 20 miles from the vibrant city of Norwich.  It is well regarded for excellence in literature and performing arts, with aspirations to lead nationally in all areas.  As part of Creative Education Trust we work in collaboration with other local Academies, and receive development opportunities and support from Creative Education at a national level.

We are looking for a teacher who:

• Has a passion for education and a special gift of communicating that passion.

• Is innovative, self-motivating and able to inspire others.

• Has the ability to teach outstanding lessons across the age and ability range.

• Has the highest expectation for the attainment of all young people.

• Enjoys working as part of a team to ensure the success of our community.

• Is driven to relentlessly remove barriers to students’ success. 

In return Caister Academy will offer you:

• A thriving, innovative learning community, committed to excellence.

• A supportive, welcoming community of professionals.

• Extensive development and collaboration opportunities, through the Creative Education network.

For further details, or an informal discussion about the role with the Head of History, Donna McMillan, please contact Ruth Woods, HR & Business Support Officer at 

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Closing date:  We will hold interviews as soon as we have received enough applications from suitably qualified applicants.  If a successful appointment is not made then we will repeat the process.  Please do not hesitate to contact Ruth Woods if you would like an update on your application and details of a potential interview date.

Creative Education Trust is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of our children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. The successful applicant will be required to undertake relevant safeguarding checks in line with Government safer recruitment guidelines.

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