This job expired on 27 November 2023

  • Start date details

    January 2024 (or on the successful candidate's earliest available date).

  • Closing date

    27 November 2023 at 12pm (midday)

  • Date listed

    13 November 2023

Job details

Job role

  • Head of department or curriculum

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Key stage

Key stage 2, Key stage 3


History, Religious education

Working pattern

Full time: 32.44 hours per week

Contract type


Pay scale

M1 to U3

Additional allowances


What skills and experience we're looking for

GCMS are looking to recruit an inspiring and driven Head of History and RE to start in January 2024 (or on the successful candidate’s earliest available date).

The successful candidate will have a unique opportunity to inspire and provide strategic direction for our History and RE departments. The ideal candidate must have strong leadership skills and have a clear vision for the department within a middle school setting. We welcome applications from candidates who will help shape an exciting and enriching curriculum and who has creative ideas to further progress our History and RE departments. Ideally, candidates would have a specialism in History. This is a brilliant opportunity for someone to join our family of forward-thinking staff and motivated students.

What the school offers its staff

We live and breathe our school values of GRIT: generosity, respect, integrity and tenacity. These values underpin our school ethos and shape our daily actions. We are self-assured in what we do and are determined in our pursuit of academic success and personal development.

Further details about the role

Visits to the school are welcomed and encouraged. To arrange a visit, please email recruitment@gosforthcent.newcastle.sch.uk.

If you have any questions or wish to discuss the post further, please contact Miss Deeanne Smith (Headteacher) on 0191 2851793 or recruitment@gosforthcent.newcastle.sch.uk .

Commitment to safeguarding

Gosforth Central Middle school is strongly committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people. The successful applicant will be required to obtain an enhanced DBS certificate and a range of other recruitment checks.

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About Gosforth Central Middle School

School type
Local authority maintained school, ages 9 to 13
Education phase
View all Middlejobs
School size
572 pupils enrolled
Age range
9 to 13
Phone number
0191 285 1793

Arranging a visit to Gosforth Central Middle School

To arrange a visit and increase the chance of a successful application email recruitment@gosforthcent.newcastle.sch.uk.

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