9 days remaining to apply

  • Expected start date

    1 September 2022

  • Application deadline

    28 January 2022 at 12:00pm

  • Date listed

    13 January 2022

Job details

Job role
Working pattern
Full time
Contract type
M1 to UPS3 Dependent upon experience

Job summary

An exciting opportunity to further your teaching career and experience levels of responsibility.
To uphold and embed The BA Way at every opportunity and lead by example for other staff around the school site and across the Trust
To play a full and active part in the leadership and management of Bedford Academy to ensure exceptional practice in the pursuit of excellence in all that we do for our young people.
To ensure continuous improvement in the quality of provision in the specific areas of responsibility so that these are outstanding and develop our workforce.
To motivate and lead others by example by being an exceptional teacher and a high performing and reliable leader.
To work alongside Middle Leaders within the Humanities Team to promote a positive working environment; high aspirations for all staff and students; high quality teaching and learning for all though interesting lessons; and lead the development of processes and practices to support a culture of appreciation and success in History.
To contribute to the high standards that are set by the Bedford Academy History team at every opportunity, with a clear focus on developing best practice across the school.

Additional allowances

TLR 2b £4789 pa

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School overview

School type
Academy, ages 11 to 18
Education phase
School size
1197 pupils enrolled
Age range
11 to 18
Contact phone number

About Bedford Academy

HEART Academies Trust is a family of academies, at the heart of the community, improving life chances for all through challenge and support. We strive to transform educational outcomes of students from a young age by providing exciting, new and different opportunities for learning and applied learning. Our overwhelming belief is that every child can be successful, both personally and academically, with early and effective help from staff that know and value them as an individual. HEART Academies Trust aims to bring about a substantial increase in the educational attainment, expectations and aspirations of all in the whole community. Bedford Academy is part of HEART Academies Trust and this role of Head of History will be based at the school.

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School location

Mile Road, Bedford, Bedfordshire, MK42 9TR

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