Teacher of History
(Temporary Second in Faculty to January 2019 with potential for permanent appointment of responsibility)
“We believe, as staff and students, by working together we achieve more.”
The Governors of Withernsea High School require a highly committed and talented Teacher of History to join our Humanities Faculty. If you are motivated by inspiring young people through creative and engaging teaching, and yet you wish to have a wider influence through management and leadership of the curriculum, then this could be the opportunity you are looking for.
Withernsea High is a good and improving school serving the town of Withernsea and the surrounding villages. This post offers the opportunity to bring about ever greater achievements for young people through their study of history in Key Stages 3, 4 and 5. You will also play a major role in managing the development of the history curriculum and contribute to the effective management of the Humanities Faculty. You will join an enthusiastic and experienced faculty who will support and provide opportunities for you to develop your leadership skills. You will have the chance to play an important part in shaping an exciting future for the young people of our school.
You will have:
- a clear vision for the on-going development of teaching and learning in history and curriculum development
- the ability to inspire students of all abilities to achieve more than they thought possible
- the skills and flexibility to lead colleagues in an ever-changing environment
Please use either the skills, knowledge and experience page of the online application to write your supporting statement, or alternatively write a letter to the Headteacher. You should explain how you meet the requirements outlined in the person specification by providing examples from your current and previous jobs or other relevant experience. You should write no more than 1000 words.
The school is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and vulnerable adults and appointment is subject to an enhanced DBS check.
Application pack available at www.withernseahigh.org.uk or from Mrs K Burton, Headteachers PA, tel (01964) 613133 or email firstname.lastname@example.org
Closing Date: 18 May 2018.
Withernsea High School
East Riding of Yorkshire
Tel (01964) 613133