Teacher of History

Job Term Permanent
Appointment type Part time
Hours per week 0.8
Weeks per year 39
Salary MPS
Closing date 25/11/2019
Interview date TBC

Tiverton High School is an innovative and successful school situated within easy reach of Exmoor and the North Devon coast. We have over 1200 students aged 11-16 on role and have a genuinely comprehensive intake. Our philosophy is grounded on the belief that ‘we are here to help children succeed: it’s that simple’.

We are a cooperative trust school and have recently joined a formal federation with Heathcoat Primary and Rackenford C of E Primary School.

We are seeking to appoint an inspirational Teacher of History to join our innovative team. We are looking for exuberant, enthusiastic and highly skilled professionals to teach our students in a department committed to students’ progress and engagement in their learning. The successful candidate will be joining a vibrant learning community that will offer fantastic opportunities for professional development and will fully prepare the successful candidate for the next step in their career. This is a fixed term appointment in the first instance, until 31st August 2020, due to a known change of curriculum. There is the potential of additional teaching outside the History department for the right candidate and depending on timetabling requirements

The History department is a dedicated team, striving to raise standards through developing outstanding teaching and learning, and the department is very well equipped and resourced.

If you are willing to go the extra mile and share our ambition to provide an outstanding education to fantastic children, then we would welcome your application.

Visits to the school are warmly welcomed and encouraged, please contact us on 01884 256655 to arrange this.

For further information of for an application pack please telephone Meg Hepworth on 01884 256655 or email mhepworth@tiverton.devon.sch.uk, or visit the school website www.tiverton.devon.sch.uk.