Head of History

Croydon, Surrey
PERM/MA/290120_1580320856
Date Posted:29 Jan 2020
  1. Secondary Teacher
£30480 - £44451 per annum + TLR
  1. Permanent

Head of History

Croydon, Surrey
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Head of History


Head of History - "Good" school - Experienced Teachers- Age 11-18 - Croydon, South East London - Permanent role - September 2020 - MPS1 - UPS1 + TLR


Are you looking to take the next step up and lead a History department to outstanding success? Would you like to be part of a dynamic and ambitious secondary school that is passionate about giving every student the opportunity to achieve?


Tradewind Recruitment, Permanent division, are now assisting this fantastic secondary school in their search for a committed Head of History teacher who will lead their proactive History department to continued success. If you feel this would be an excellent new challenge, apply immediately!


***Head of History
***Key Stage 3 to Key Stage 5
***Permanent post - September 2020
***MPS1 - UPS3 + TLR
***900 students on role
***Well above average Progress 8 score


About the School - Head of History - Croydon, South East London

This highly successful academy is home to brand new contemporary buildings, a learning resource centre and a large multi-acre outdoor complex. This fantastic secondary school has been on an upward trajectory to success where students are now achieving strong GCSE and A level results across all subjects. History is a popular subject across KS4 and the school is now seeking a committed History leader who will be able to promote this across KS5 and increase intakes over the coming year. As Head of History, you will be managing 3 other History teachers which includes experienced History specialists and a recently qualified History teacher. For this role, you will be confident in performance management, observations and using data effectively to progress all students. Therefore, through this position you will be responsible for ensuring that all pupils are motivated and high expectations are consistently maintained in your department. This fantastic school additionally offers internal progression through personalised CPD and ongoing support from Senior Leadership. If you are an experienced History teacher looking to take the next step up within management, and this sounds like the perfect role, apply immediately!

About the Role - Head of History - Croydon, South East London

Previous leadership experience for this position - either Lead Practitioner, Head of History or Second in Charge experience.
QTS achieved in Secondary History Teaching.
Understanding of GCSE and A-Level teaching
Excellent subject knowledge within History teaching and the ability to develop other members of staff through this.
The suitable candidate will be a Head of History who is confident in ensuring rapid progress with children of all backgrounds
The school is seeking a professional Head of History with "outstanding" behaviour management expectations and a hardworking ethos.


How to apply - Head of History - Croydon, South East London

If you would like extra information on this History leadership position, then please contact Megan at Tradewind on 0207 845 5451 as soon as possible for a confidential discussion. Alternatively, please email your CV to megan.allen@twrecruitment.com for an immediate call back about other roles!


Are you an NQT looking for a September 2020 post?

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