[221122A] Head of Subject - Humanities

Parkfield School, Christchurch, Dorset, BH23 6DF

34 days remaining to apply

  • Start date details

    As soon as possible

  • Closing date

    2 January 2023 at 11:59pm

  • Date listed

    25 November 2022

Job details

Key stage

Key stage 1, Key stage 2, Key stage 3, Key stage 4

Working pattern

Contract type

Permanent

Pay scale

MPS - UPS

What skills and experience we're looking for

Are you passionate about the Humanities and determined to make a real difference?We are seeking to appoint a qualified, creative and enthusiastic Head of Subject to support the development of humanities subjects across Parkfield School.We have some flexibility to appoint for any of the Humanities (Geography, History, RS) Youwill deliver inspiring leadership that meets the needs of all professionals and learners. You will have a positive attitude of self improvement and a commitment to working alongside colleagues to share best practice, learn, reflect and improve.Does this sound like you?

We are looking for an outstanding teacher who is ambitious and wants to further their career. Candidates will have the drive and motivation to continually improve the department, whilst understanding the importance of developing a positive culture.

At Parkfield School we aim to offer students an exciting curriculum and a wide range of extra-curricular opportunities within a safe, secure and encouraging environment. Candidates will have high expectations of their students and be committed to maximising rates of progress.

If you feel you share our values, have the vision and drive for excellence and want to be part of an enthusiastic and dedicated team, committed to supporting all learners, then we would like to hear from you.

What the school offers its staff

Parkfield School is an all-through (age 4 to 16) co-educational school offering a fresh approach and choice that allows pupils to discover learning, unlock their potential, find their place in their community and play their part in society.

Parkfield School offers a positive, safe learning environment for its community, in which everyone has equal and individual recognition and respect. We celebrate success and are committed to the continuous improvement and fulfilment of potential in every student regardless of their ability.

We encourage increasing independence and self-discipline amongst the students helping them to develop the skills that they need to become lifelong learners. Everyone within the school has an important role to play in sharing responsibility for the development of positive behaviour and attitudes.

We will prepare them for a successful transition into further education, training or employment when they leave school. The school has a PAN of 784.

Further details about the role

Parkfield School, Reach South Academy Trust is seeking A Strong Subject leader with specialism in Humanities to join the School as soon as possible.

Post:Head of Subject – Humanities

Location:Parkfield School, Hurn, Christchurch, BH23 6DF

FTE Salary Range:MPS – UPS, £28,000 - £43,685 per annum

Contract Type:Permanent, full time

Contract Hours:32.5 hours per week; Monday to Friday

Commitment to safeguarding

We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. Each post is subject to an enhanced DBS check.

Reach South Academy Trust has an Equal Opportunities Policy for selection and recruitment. Applicants are requested to complete the Equal Opportunities Monitoring section of the application form before submitting.

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About Parkfield School

School type
Free School, ages 4 to 19
School size
504 pupils enrolled
Age range
4 to 19
Phone number
07759365064

A 4-16 Through School

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