Head of Faculty - Humanities

Oriel High School, Crawley, West Sussex, RH10 7XW

This job expired on 16 May 2022 – see similar jobs

  • Expected start date

    1 September 2022

  • Application deadline

    16 May 2022 at 12:00pm

  • Date listed

    6 May 2022

Job details

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Contract type



£26,948 - £42,780 per annum

Head of Faculty - Humanities job summary

The Oriel Humanities Faculty currently consists of five key subject areas;
Business, Geography, History, RE and Sociology. Each subject area has a
substantive subject leader, with the exception of Sociology. The Faculty
benefits from a base containing 9 teaching classrooms, a well-appointed
Humanities resource room and additional smaller seminar rooms for Sixth
Form teaching.

The most popular GCSE and A level options consistently come from within the Humanities Faculty.

Our aim is to offer a broad, diverse and engaging curriculum, within each
of the subject disciplines. Our curriculum is collaboratively developed and
well-resourced to ensure that our students benefit from the best possible
teaching to maximise their achievement. We offer a broad range of
curricular and extra-curricular enrichment opportunities to enhance
student learning and engagement. Teachers are trusted as professionals
to make the best decisions about how they teach to best meet the needs
of the students in their classes. The Humanities team is committed to ensuring that every student benefits from a high quality Humanities education, allowing them access to greater future opportunities.

We are looking to appoint someone:
• To lead the Humanities Faculty, providing high quality leadership to Heads of Subject leading to the achievement of high quality outcomes for students.
• To teach GCSE and A Level Sociology in accordance with the requirements of a professionally qualified teacher.
• To support the continuous improvement of teaching and learning across the Faculty.
• Who is committed to the use of effective CPD to support the development of all teachers, at all career stages, within the Faculty.
• To work collaboratively with other Heads of Faculty to help shape the quality of curricular intent, implementation and impact.
• Who is enthusiastic, naturally collaborative and a commitment to maintaining and developing high quality Humanities provision within and outside the curriculum.

Additional allowances

TLR 1a currently £8291 (plus Fringe Area allowance)

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About Oriel High School

School type
Local authority maintained school, ages 11 to 18
Education phase
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School size
1399 pupils enrolled
Age range
11 to 18
Contact phone number

11-18 Comprehensive school.

Arranging a visit to Oriel High School

Candidates should contact Jane Foster, HR Administrator to arrange a visit to our school.

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