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History Teacher - Full Time - Derby

A mixed comprehensive 11-18 secondary school situated in Derby are currently seeking to appoint a full-time teacher to join their department from April 2019 (following the Easter break).

This position is due to a current member of staff on a long term sickness, and therefore is a temporary role until July 2022. The school will appoint the successful History teacher on a temporary basis who is able to commit to the duration of this position.

*Both experienced and newly qualified History teachers are welcome to apply for this position, and support will be provided from the department*

"Our Humanities department consists of eight teachers, who work collaboratively to ensure that all students are making at least the expected progress within History. The successful teacher will be joining a successful team, will have their own classroom and will be supported throughout departmental meetings and planning sessions." Head of Humanities.

  • Full-time teaching position available, Easter 2021 start
  • Previous evidence of 'good' and 'outstanding' teaching is compulsory
  • Competitive rates of pay
  • CPD and progression opportunities
  • Mixed comprehensive 11-18 secondary school located in Derby

The school have requested that the incoming History teacher has experience planning, delivering and assessing differentiated work across Key Stage Three and Key Stage Four, and is willing to partake in departmental responsibilities for planning, marking and attending meetings.

The School

Situated near a short distance away from central Derby, our partner secondary school is average in size with approximately 1005 students on roll. Access to the school can be obtained via the A52 from Derby city centre. There are also an abundance of public transportation links that lead to the school from Derby bus station.

  • 17% of students eligible for free school meals
  • "Requires Improvement" Ofsted overall; 'Good' Leadership and Management, Personal Development and Sixth Form Provision
  • "Leaders have established a collaborative and inclusive culture. Morale is good. Staff and pupils enjoy being at the school. Leaders are beginning to improve the quality of education. They recognise that pupils’ achievement is improving in some subjects more quickly than in others"
  • School has a sixth form 

History teachers are urged to apply immediately. To be considered, please submit a full CV to using the link below.

For immediate consideration please contact the East Midlands Secondary Branch on 0115 670 0104.

All applicants will require the appropriate qualifications and training for this role. Please see for details.

All pay rates quoted will be inclusive of 12.07% statutory holiday pay. This advert is for a temporary position. In some cases, the option to make this role permanent may become available at a later date.

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