Teacher of History (with the ability to teach lower school Geography/RS would be welcome), Brighton and Hove

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Patcham High SchoolBrighton and Hove

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Start date: September 2019
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: Main Teachers Pay Scale
Contract term: Permanent
Suitable for NQTs: Yes

We are looking to appoint an enthusiastic, dynamic and committed teacher of History to teach across the full age and ability range from September 2019.  History, Geography and RS are taught as separate subjects throughout the school.  Pay Scale: MTPS (placed on scale dependent on experience).  Applications from experienced teachers and NQTs are welcome.

Patcham High School is an 11–16 comprehensive school of 1050 students situated on the northern outskirts of Brighton, very close to the old village of Patcham and within easy reach of the A23 and A27.   Patcham is a good school and at an exciting stage of change and development as it aims to become outstanding.  It is known for its innovative approach and values CPD very highly.

Humanities is an established but growing curriculum area; we are looking to appoint a specialist History teacher as History is a popular subject at our school with numbers growing steadily and with strong GCSE results.   The Humanities team are vibrant and committed professionals and we are looking for a like-minded person to join them. 

The successful candidate will:

• be an outstanding teacher;

• be passionate about their subject and committed to making History an accessible, exciting and fun subject for all our students;

• have outstanding interpersonal skills;

• be able to contribute to the growth of the department;

• be innovative, dynamic and forward-looking;

• be committed to high quality teaching and learning for students of all abilities;

• be a team player.

If you enjoy a challenge and are interested in furthering your career, either apply on-line or, please download the application form (also available on the school’s website http://www.patchamhigh.brighton-hove.sch.uk/school-information-2/vacancies/   If you have any questions, please contact Elise Holmes, Headteacher’s PA by email eholmes@patchamhigh.org.uk or by telephone 01273 543484

Patcham High School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.  The successful candidate will be subject to an Enhanced DBS Check.

We reserve the right to interview on application should a suitable candidate become available

Brighton & Hove Schools – Taking Action for Equality

Closing date:      Wednesday 20th March 2019 at 1pm     

Interviews:         Week beginning Monday 25th March 2019

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More about Patcham High School
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: Secondary
Funding status: State - Community
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 11 - 16 years
Address: Ladies Mile Road, Patcham, Brighton, East Sussex, BN1 8PB, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 1273 503908
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