Teacher of History
Do you want to be part of a unique educational establishment?
Christ’s Hospital has pioneered social mobility and challenged social inequality to provide an unrivalled start in life for disadvantaged children for nearly five centuries. As economic and social inequality continue to grow in the UK, Christ’s Hospital’s mission is ever more relevant.
We have a vacancy for a full-time teacher of History with effect from the end of August 2022. This post offers the opportunity to teach History to IGCSE and A Level. As an independent school, a PGCE is not necessary for teaching at Christ’s Hospital and, as such, we would consider appropriately well-qualified graduates and unqualified teachers who are interested in the profession.
The successful applicant will be suitably well qualified and capable with an enthusiasm for the teaching of History in a large co-educational boarding school. Innovation, flair and vision will be highly valued, as will the ability to inspire pupils both in and out of the classroom.
Applicants should evidence in the personal statement how they how they meet the requirements of the role and person specification. Salary is commensurate with experience and paid in accordance with the Christs’ Hospital Teachers’ Salary scale which currently ranges from £26,874 – £41,620 per annum.
Full participation in the broader life of this busy boarding community is essential and accommodation on site may be available.
We welcome applications from all sectors of the community as we aspire to attract staff that match the social and cultural diversity of our student intake. We consider the most important factor to be the right skills, abilities and attitude for the job which will ultimately improve the well-being and education of the pupils. Applicants must have the right to work in the UK.
We cannot accept CVs unless accompanied by a completed application form.
Applications should be received by 9am on Friday 4th February 2022. Interviews of the short-listed candidates will be held on site at the school on Tuesday 15th February 2022.
Christ’s Hospital is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. All successful applicants are required to complete an enhanced disclosure application with the DBS (Disclosure and Barring Service). More details on the disclosure process can be found on www.gov.uk/disclosure-barring-service-check.
Christ’s Hospital is an Equal Opportunities employer.
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