2 i/c History Department The Compton School, London

Job description

Do you want to work in an outstanding school and History department?
If so, we are looking to appoint an exceptional and committed History teacher to assist the Head of Department in leading the team, with responsibility for overseeing a particular key stage. History is a lively and popular department at The Compton School. Students work in a purposeful and dynamic atmosphere where enquiry and curiosity are encouraged and this subject is taught across all key stages. The department also embraces the opportunity to enrich students through extracurricular activities, and routinely organises local and international trips for the benefit of students and staff.
Why work at The Compton School?
• You will be joining a highly successful school with a national profile of excellence in teaching and learning, teacher training and student outcomes
• We will provide you with exceptional training through our induction programme
• All teachers can access professional development opportunities tailored for their level of career development
• We have a fantastic building with a recently added Sixth Form Centre
Who are we?
We are a massively oversubscribed mixed multi-ethnic school that has had four outstanding OFSTED inspections in succession, most recently in January 2018. Students at the Compton make exceptional progress - our results routinely put the school within the top 2% of schools nationally for progress.
At The Compton we understand that our brilliant teachers make a difference to the life chances of our students every day by helping them to secure outstanding outcomes. We always strive to appoint the very best teachers and once in post, we provide a work place environment that ensures their needs are fully met now and in the future.
Are you the right person to join our team? If so, we would be delighted to hear from you.
lease download our application form, a job description and person specification from our website www.thecompton.org.uk or telephone 020 8368 1783 for details of the post.

Completed applications forms to be emailed to vacancies@thecompton.org.uk

The closing date for applications is Thursday 27th February, 2020

Essential educational requirements

Undergraduate Degree

Essential qualifications


Essential skills and experience

Proven track record as a classroom teacher. Leadership experience desirable, but not essential

Employee benefits

TLR £4, 653

About The Compton School

A comprehensive school in Barnet, North London, serving the local community

Summers Lane, London, N12 0QG
The Compton School website (opens in a new window)