This job expired on 20 March 2023

  • Job start date

    1 September 2023

  • Closing date

    20 March 2023 at 9am

  • Date listed

    7 March 2023

Job details

Key stage

Key stage 3, Key stage 4

Working pattern

Contract type


Pay scale

Teachers Pay Scale

Additional allowances

TLR 2c (£7,368)

What skills and experience we're looking for

Varndean School requires an enthusiastic, committed and outstanding Head of History. This is a permanent, full-time position.

The busy and productive History department forms a major part of the school’s core curriculum offer. The new appointee will be given extensive opportunities to build on the department's many strengths and help fulfil the school’s ambitious academic agenda.

Our vision for world-class education requires the highest quality staff and we are looking to recruit a colleague who is passionate about their teaching, reflective in their practice and committed to improving. In return we offer tailored, research led professional development that will enable you to realise your potential and achieve your personal career ambitions.

What the school offers its staff

Varndean is an excellent place to work. Ofsted in 2022 described the “inspirational leaders”, the “expert” teachers, “impressive” pupils and the “exceptionally strong” staff training. We hope you will want to pursue an application further.

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About Varndean School

School type
Local authority maintained school, ages 11 to 16
Education phase
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School size
1466 pupils enrolled
Age range
11 to 16
Phone number
01273 561281

Varndean School is a co-education state maintained comprehensive school for 11-16 year olds offering a modern and diverse curriculum. We give students the opportunity to explore their interests, achieve academic success and develop well-rounded characters to go forth into the world and make a valuable contribution to all our futures.

Arranging a visit to Varndean School

To arrange a visit and increase the chance of a successful application email vacancies@varndean.co.uk.

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