History Head of Department

Job Title: History Head of Department
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: London
Industries: Secondary
Salary: Negotiable
Start Date:
Reference: KHHoDHist1_1541007651
Contact Name: Huma Khan
Contact Email: Huma@astarteachers.com
Job Published: Oct 31, 2018

Job Description

"The culture and ethos of the College is centered on our high expectations of each other: All students who attend the College have the opportunity to maximise their academic potential, their talents and their abilities across a wide range of activities both academic and vocational" - Quote from the Head Teacher

Head of Department for History required from January 2019

Permanent contract
Main Scale/Upper Pay Scale for Outer London

The school is looking for either a current Head of History or an experience teacher that is ready to take the step up to Middle-Management
The school will offer extensive support to the successful candidate in order to offer a smooth transition into the school

At GCSE and A level, the school follows the OCR course, looking at international relations, the Vietnam War and the 'Mid-Tudor Crises'. Lessons are taught in three well-equipped classrooms, with a specialist library and computer suite. In 2012, the department achieved an 83% A*-C pass rate and students often continue the subject at university.

-The school is ideally situated close to Motor Way and London rail links
-You will be part of a department of 3 teachers: one NQT and the other an experienced teacher with a proven track record
-In 2016 the school was graded as Good after an Ofsted Inspection

Applicants should contact Ken Hayes on the secondary team at A*Star Teachers - ken@astarteachers.com. Alternatively call 0207 272 70 70

All applicants must hold:
- A DBS or relevant oversees police check
- Qualified Teacher Status or similar oversees Teaching Qualification
- A minimum of two education-based references

It is A* Star Teachers' policy, as a matter of courtesy, to respond to all applications within three working days. However, due to the volume of applications, we are sometimes unable to respond to each applicant individually. If we have not contacted you within three working days, your application has been unsuccessful and your details have not been retained. Please apply for any other position that you may feel suitable for in the future. A* Star Teachers is a Quality Marked Agency (continuously since 2002) and is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people.

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