Teacher of History
LONDON BOROUGH OF BARNET
A Specialist Science College
Hamilton Road,LondonN2 OSQ
Co-educational Roman Catholic Voluntary Aided
Headteacher: Angela B Murphy MA(Ed)
TEACHER OF HISTORY (up to 1 year cover for maternity leave)
MPS/UPS (Outer London)
Required from February Half Term 2013
"Bishop Douglass provides a good education for students with very wide-ranging and diverse interests and needs." Ofsted November 2010
This is an exciting opportunity to join the committed and energetic teaching staff at Bishop Douglass. We are looking to appoint an enthusiastic, well qualified and innovative teacher.
The successful candidate will be a dynamic classroom practitioner with the ability to teach History to A level as well as some Citizenship lessons at KS3 and KS4. You will be able to motivate students to achieve above minimum targets and will make lessons challenging and enjoyable; your outstanding practise will maximise students' potential for learning. GCSE teaching starts at year 9 and we have a 'stage not age' approach to student learning. History is a popular option choice at both key stage 4 and 5.
"The very positive relationships that exist between students and their teachers and other adults create a calm and purposeful atmosphere in which to learn". Ofsted November 2010
The Governors welcome applications from non-Catholics who will support the school's ethos.
Bishop Douglass School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people. All appointments are subject to a satisfactory enhanced CRB check.
For more information and to apply, please see the school's dedicated recruitment website at http://www.bishopdouglassbarnet.co.uk/Home to download an application form or call Tarja Aila at our partner Capita Education on 0800 022 3829 or email
The closing date for applications is 10.00 a.m. on Monday 14 January 2013
Interviews will take place Monday 21 January 2013