Head of History / History Teacher - Maidstone

Recruiter
Anonymous
Location
Maidstone
Salary
22467.00 - 38250.00 GBP Annual + GBP22467 - GBP38250/annum MPS/UPS plus TLR
Posted
07 Feb 2017
Closes
21 Feb 2017
Category
Education
Function
Consultant
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Head of History - Maidstone

Throw yourself into a fresh, new challenge with this Head of History role that will see you join this successful Maidstone secondary school as an important part of the middle management team.

Are you an "outstanding" History Teacher and leader who is looking for a fresh challenge this year?

Might a well-supported Head of History role in a "good" school striving for "outstanding" match your career aspirations right now?

*** Head of History position located in Maidstone
*** MPS/UPS plus TLR
*** Permanent, full-time Head of History position starting April/September 2017
*** Forward thinking secondary school with popular and successful Humanities department

Person Specification - Head of History

The ideal new Head of History will be a career-minded lead teacher seeking greater responsibility or an existing ambitious Head of History ready for a new challenge who has knowledge and experience of management and been acknowledged as a 'Good' or better teacher. The school is hoping for an experienced History Teacher who is able to keep staff motivated and inspired through challenging times. The school wants to see experienced History Teachers who have the ingenuity to provide an inclusive learning experience and a naturally confident and accessible teaching style.

About the Head of History role

In this exciting Head of History position, you will be helping lead the professional Humanities as an important member of the management team and you will be keeping track of the department's resources. Career progression is actively encouraged at the school and CPD opportunities are abundant. You will be working with the deputy head in developing your departments curriculum to keep it up to date and in line with exam expectations whilst further developing the high standards within the classroom by leading observations regularly. The main focus of this Head of History role will be leadership but it is expected as a leader for you also to deliver lessons, although this will be a small part of your working week.

The School

This impressive secondary school is found in Maidstone and is a "Good" Ofsted graded Secondary School with a rich tradition of student engagement in the Humanities subjects. The excellent standard of teaching, strong leadership and commitment to raising standards has seen this school transform into one of the best performers in the borough. The school has been consistently graded as good by Ofsted and is on its way to 'Outstanding'.

Progress in your career with this Head of History role in this successful secondary school in Maidstone. Contact John Cobb at EduStaff for more information about this and other exciting middle management opportunities.

Please note: due to the volume of Head of History applications, only successful applicants will be contacted