Teacher of Humanities
We seek to appoint an outstanding teacher of Humanities to join our highly successful and supportive department. The successful applicant will be able to offer one or more of the following subjects to GCSE level (philosophy and religious studies, geography, history). They will be passionate about inspiring our students and be a team player who works collaboratively with colleagues.
We are a well organised and resourced department, with 4 large classrooms, and excellent IT provision across the school, all students having 1:1 Chromebooks and widespread use of Google Apps for Education and Google Classroom.
This post provides exciting opportunities for either an experienced teacher or an NQT. We offer a full support and induction programme for all new staff and a commitment to continued professional development. The initial contract will be for 12 months but we anticipate that this appointment has the potential to be made permanent, due to the expansion of our provision in this area.
The successful applicant will be:
- Qualified to deliver KS3 humanities to the highest standard
- Able to teach one or more of the Humanities subjects to GCSE
- An excellent communicator who is able to meet deadlines
- A reflective practitioner who is willing to take an active role in the wider life of the school
- A strong team player
- Passionate about the success of students, the departments and the school
We will offer you a positive and innovative learning culture supported by students, staff, parents and governors. Enthusiastic students who are willing to learn and behave well in and around the school and a professional, hardworking and supportive team of staff with capacity and commitment to raise student achievement even further.
Tring School is popular and over-subscribed, serving the town of Tring and the surrounding villages. It is a mixed Church of England all-ability school, 1500 on roll, over 300 Post-16. Academic attainment is well above average and improving year on year. The school strives to support and encourage individual growth within a caring community. We have a talented team of staff who are ambitious to become outstanding in all areas of our work. Ofsted Inspection November 2017 stated: ‘Pupils are highly motivated to learn.' ‘Teaching is good overall with outstanding features.’
All staff receive high quality CPD opportunities.
To apply, please complete a teacher application form along with a cover letter and send Mrs M Hutchinson at firstname.lastname@example.org. Teacher application forms can be found on our website under vacancies.Please be advised that we will be interviewing ASAP, as and when we receive successful applications, to help secure the post before the Teacher resignation deadline. We therefore urge you to send through your applications as soon as you can, thank you.