Location - East London
School - Mixed Comprehensive 11 - 16
Start - September 2018
Are you a teacher of History looking for an exciting opportunity to work in East London in a thriving, dynamic and friendly Secondary school that has a real community feel?
The school is looking to employ a History teacher who is able to deliver History up to key stage 4 including GCSE teaching. You will be Joining a large Humanities department which has seen results improve over the past 3 years.
The school in recent years has been transformed and has now worked hard to maintain its reputation in the local area. The modern buildings and well planned curriculum allows students of all abilities to thrive and achieve their full potential. Staff at the school provide continued support to all students and with the support of an established senior leadership team have seen results dramatically improvement in recent years.
The Humanities department is located in a newly designed space where classrooms are furnished to the highest standards with state of the art equipment and resources. All of these developments have allowed teachers to progress students and provide lessons that stimulate and excite. Teachers have access to and are able to use ICT suites to deliver interactive multimedia lessons and students are able to use these facilities to complete work in and out of lesson time.
The head of the Humanities department has developed the department over the past years and results have continued to rise. The successful applicant will be joining a department that has a wealth of experience in Education and is at the forefront of innovation and teaching strategies. You will be teaching History at KS3 and also be responsible for teaching GCSE at KS4.
The school is looking to appoint a dynamic and motivated teacher of History who has experience of delivering outstanding lessons and a record of developing student achievement. This role would suit an experienced teacher of an NQT looking for their first teaching position.
For all staff an extensive CPD programme is offered, NQTs will be supported throughout their induction year and training is offered weekly to ensure successful completion and rapid progression into their teaching career. In recent years a number of staff have been promoted internally and staff are valued and retention at the school is good.
To apply for this role you must:
• Hold Qualified Teacher Status or be working towards it.
• Be degree educated
• Have relevant specialist qualifications and experience in teaching History.
• Have the ability to teach at all Key Stages and all abilities.
• Be an outstanding classroom practitioner.
• Be committed to improving practice through reflection,
• Be willing to participate in professional development.
• Be open to advice and feedback
Please apply for this position immediately as the school with to appoint ASAP for a September start.
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