Teacher of Humanities, Brent

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Capital City AcademyBrent

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Start date: 1st September 2018
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: MPS
Contract term: Permanent
Suitable for NQTs: Yes

Humanities Teacher

Capital City Academy are seeking an inspiring teacher to join the Humanities department. The successful candidate will deliver the overall teaching of Philosophy and Ethics A-Level and will be someone who engages & communicates well with young people. You will have the opportunity to transform the experience of education for our students and be integral to personalising learning for individual students.  You will share our vision to enable all learners to succeed and believe in educating the whole person - developing an honest, informed and caring global citizen.  

You will be: 

  • an outstanding KS5 teacher, passionate about your subject.  The following subject specialisms would be desirable: Philosophy and Ethics, Religious Studies, History. 
  • reflective, innovative and good at problem solving
  • committed to maximising the life chances for young people
  • a good communicator, with outstanding organisational skills and the ability to motivate a team
  • interested in social and emotional aspects of learning, young people’s development and behaviour
  • committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children

We can offer you: 

  • The opportunity to work within a strong Humanities team 
  • Excellent CPD provision and leadership training
  • A school that values wellbeing
  • Inner London pay scales 
  • Staff Benefits package
  • An area well served by public transport, plus ample car parking on site  

We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children. Candidates must be willing to undergo child protection screening appropriate to the post including checks with past employers and the Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS).

HOW TO APPLY: If you would like to apply for this position, please upload your completed Application Form or email it to recruitment@capitalcityacademy.org 

Applications to be received by the closing date of 9am on Tuesday 22nd May 2018 - interviews will be held on Wednesday 23rd May.

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More about Capital City Academy
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: Secondary
Funding status: State - Academy
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 11 - 18 years
Denomination: Non-denominational
Address: Doyle Gardens, London, NW10 3ST, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 208 838 8700

Capital has become increasingly oversubscribed as results have improved. The 2014, 2015 and 2016 KS4 exam results placed us in the top third of schools for progress. Attainment for 2017 was around national average with an intake that started well beh...