Permanent History Teacher Job | Outstanding School | Central London | September 2017 start
TEACHER OF HISTORY WITH POTENTIAL FOR LEADERSHIP RESPONSIBILITY
Salary: MPS- UPS (Professional Development Payment available for additional responsibilities)
Contract Type: Permanent, Full time
To Start: September 2017
Location: London Borough of Westminster
Westminster Academy specialises in International Business and Enterprise. It serves a multi-ethnic community in Central London, and at the heart of our approach is the personalised curriculum and the International Baccalaureate Learner Profile.
At Westminster Academy we believe that education is success. By providing all of our students with a world class education, we prepare them to be competitive on the international stage. We strive to be the best in every field, as is demonstrated in achieving our 'Outstanding' status. As a member of staff at a fast paced, forward thinking organisation, you will genuinely be changing lives.
We are looking for a driven, innovative and organised classroom teacher to join a dedicated and successful Humanities department. The department are hoping to build on the results of 2016 and achieve significantly above national average in summer 2017. At KS3, the Academy are developing the use of technology in the classroom through using chromebooks. Our KS4 cohorts have benefitted from our forward-thinking approach towards adapting to the new GCSE curriculum. At KS5, the Academy offers IB Geography and History courses.
The ideal candidate will be enthusiastic, highly motivated and an excellent classroom practitioner who is committed to student success and development. They should have a passion for History, and innovative ideas to improve attainment and engagement in History. They will also be interested in teaching Humanities to students at KS3 (Year 7 and Year 8) particularly Geography. Experience of planning and delivering GCSE lessons is essential, as the job will involve working closely with the Director of Learning, Humanities to continue developing our existing provision, as well as plan for the new GCSEs for the first sitting in 2018. The willingness to contribute to extra-curricular activities is also desirable. Most importantly, there is a real opportunity to contribute to a team that is making a difference.
What we offer:
? an innovative educational concept
? excellent programme of continuing professional development
? be given the opportunity to develop personally and professionally
? have the chance to shape the future of the subject
To apply please request an application form from Anna Mason at , or you can contact Anna on for further information. Your application is a direct permanent application to our school, Hays is our recruitment partner for all permanent appointments.
Closing Date: ASAP / Ongoing
You can also visit jobs/westminster-academy and www.westminsteracademy.org.uk for more information. We are committed to safeguarding children and promoting their welfare. We expect all staff to share this commitment. The post is subject to an enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service check.
Anna Mason c/o Westminster Academy, Sir Naim Dangoor Centre, 255 Harrow Road, London, W2 5EZ