History Teacher

Lewisham, London
IRE1230065_1548326617
Date Posted:24 Jan 2019
Competitive

History Teacher

Lewisham, London
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We believe exceptional teachers transform lives, so we are looking for a talented and enthusiastic teacher of History (maternity leave post) with a real passion for their subject. The school offers a wide ranging professional development programme, support for career progression and excellent resources in a state-of-the-art building,

As a Teacher of History, you will deliver outstanding teaching and learning which will help your students achieve excellent academic results. You will design an engaging and challenging curriculum that will inspire the pupils' to appreciate the subject and its application. The successful applicant should be a resilient and driven individual who can work effectively in a team.

Responsibilities for this Key Stage 3 and 4 History Teacher Role include:

This role will involve teaching small, co-educational classes of around 30 motivated boys and girls with an almost 50/50 timetable split across both Key Stages.

You will be responsible for planning and delivering lessons to the highest standard so pupils feel motivated and inspired by the subject. We want you to provide a nurturing classroom environment that helps the pupils grow as learners. You will contribute to developing your department and ensuring that as a team, you are committed to raising achievement.

The school adopts a policy of supportive rigour when developing the student's academic and extra-curricular performance. Small class sizes mean that teachers have the opportunity to pay close attention to their pupils and develop each child.
The ideal candidate for this Key Stage 3 and 4 History Teacher role will:
*be experienced and/or qualified to teach the subject successfully at Key Stage 3 and 4
*be empathetic to the students and contribute to the school's friendly, enthusiastic atmosphere.
*be familiar with the national curriculum and assessment methodology
*A sense of warmth and having a caring outlook.
*Any other skills or subject expertise may be helpful.

More information for this History Teacher role:

*Excellent departmental support, working under an award-winning Head of Department who has successfully led the department
*Free lunch and gym is provided by the school
*The school has very low staff turnover; with a number of the SLT
*A school allowance is paid on top of Inner London Main Pay Scale
Location:
Based in the borough of Lewisham; close to Lewisham Overground station and DLR.
By working with Tradewind, we can offer you:
*We attract top education talent and in return offer top rates of pay
*We care about your training and development more than any other agency - which is why we can offer you more certified CPD courses than any other education recruitment agency, 25 to be exact! That's 18 more than our next nearest competitor
*Great referral scheme - recommend a friend and earn up to *£100
*Full interview preparation and assistance - so you're fully prepped and confident, increasing your chances of success
*Help with lesson planning - our support doesn't stop once we've secured you a placement
*Online Portal for your timesheets and log your availability
*Free social and networking events to get to know your peers and consultants
To join us and be successful in this History Teacher role you will need to:

*Hold QTS status or equivalent teaching qualification
*This position is subject to an Enhanced DBS Disclosure, Overseas Police Clearances (if applicable) and professional reference checks
*Your CV must cover the last 10 years of employment history where possible and any employment breaks must be explained
*You must have the legal right to work in the UK

Click 'Apply now' to be considered for this opportunity. Or for more information about the role, contact us on 00442882250365 / 0035319081560 or ireland@twrecruitment.com

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