Teacher of History

Vida Education
Blackpool, UK
14 Sep 2019
03 Oct 2019
Contract Type
Full Time
Secondary school History Teacher, Blackpool - Start October 2019

This is an exciting opportunity for an enthusiastic History teacher in Blackpool who wants a challenge of teaching KS3 and KS4

This role would suit an experienced Secondary school History teacher looking for the next step into their career or a talented professional NQT positioned near Blackpool. During your time in the secondary school you will be teaching History mainly and then expected to pick up some Geography KS3 class to help with absences.

The role is to start October 2019 and will be for the remainder of the academic year.

This good secondary school is located just outside of Blackpool; a 10 minute drive from the M55 with bus routes going directly to the Secondary school. This school has been known for its great atmosphere with high morale from staff and students. Therefore the school has requested that the candidate is passionate towards their work It is also desirable for them to have a track record of 'Good' or 'Outstanding' practise within History and for them to have an extensive understanding of 14-16 year old behaviour in Secondary school. Further reading for difficult subjects is desirable as you will be able to provide the pupils with extended facts that can push them above the rest of the country for GCSEs.

You will need to be able to cope with the workload and keep up with marking of History mock exams and other homeworks as this is a crucial time of education for students.

In order to be considered for this post, you will need to:
  • Hold QTS or equivalent recognised UK teaching qualifications
  • Be able to teach Secondary school KS4 Chemistry
  • Have a good knowledge of the current National Curriculum
  • Have high expectations of achievement and behaviour and always strive to get the best out of your students

As you are working with children, safeguarding and child welfare is paramount and an Enhanced DBS is required for the role, this can be discussed further upon application.

Vida education offers excellent rates of pay and take great pride in providing a quality service to candidates and schools. We are an experienced team who specialise in placing secondary teachers, primary teachers, cover supervisors, teaching assistants and school admin and clerical staff into positions all across Lancashire.

We look forward to hearing from you very soon.

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