• Expected start date

    1 September 2021

  • Application deadline

    9 April 2021 at 12:00 pm

  • Date listed

    11 March 2021

Job details

Job role
Working pattern
Full-time only
Contract type

Job summary

Permanent, full time from September 2021
MPR/UPS plus TLR 2 £7,017 per annum

Wymondham College has over 400 staff dedicated to supporting World Class education. The College currently is one of the top State Schools in the Country and is recognised as one of the highest performing State Schools in the East of England, this is backed up by its most recent Ofsted review which rated the College as outstanding in both Education and Boarding inspections.

The College is focused on providing outstanding quality to their students and staff not only in education but also through its provision of exceptional facilities and accommodation on site across its 83-Acre campus.

Wymondham College is seeking to appoint a well-qualified highly motivated Head of History to lead and teach throughout the College, from KS3 to KS5 from September 2021.

This post is an exciting opportunity for an experienced teacher looking for a new and rewarding challenge.

Application closing date: Noon 9 April 2021
Interview date: 29 April 2021
Complete an application form online www.wymondhamcollege.org

The Trust is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, therefore all applicants must be prepared to undergo a number of checks to confirm their suitability to work with children and young people. The Trust welcomes applications from all sectors of the community. In accordance with the Department of Education’s “Keeping Children Safe in Education”, references will be sought on all short-listed candidates before interview.

Employee benefits

TLR 2 £7,017 per annum, TPA pension, Sodexo Benefits, On-Site Parking, Validium EAP

Applying for the job

Complete an application form online www.wymondhamcollege.org

Supporting documents

If you need these documents in an accessible format, please contact the school.

School overview

School type
Education phase
School size
1407 pupils enrolled
Age range
11 to 18
Ofsted report
View Ofsted report
Contact email
Contact phone number
01953 609012

About Wymondham College

Wymondham College is the largest state boarding school in the UK, with around 650 boarding students and 800 day students. We are a mainstream 11 – 18 non-selective state school, serving a very broad and diverse student community. We have a large Sixth form, with just under 500 students. The College is proud to be one of the great, distinctive state schools. Over the past few years the College has secured numerous accolades – these include: ‘Outstanding’ Ofsted inspections in education and boarding, World Class Schools Award, International Schools Award, Top 50 Schools Sunday Times parent power Award, Good School Guide endorsement and even selection to the Tatler Guide to the best state schools. We are a leading member of the Boarding School Association (BSA) and one of the few state schools to be admitted to the HMC group of highest performing Independent schools.

GCSE and A Level performance is extremely high as are our value-added scores making us the highest performing Sixth Form in East Anglia.

As a boarding school extra-curricular life and character development is core to our work. We run an extensive range of extra-curricular activities and our students excel in a wide range of areas – Arts, Sport and International opportunities are all exceptionally strong. We also have our own Combined Cadet Force (CCF) with Army and RAF sections.

Arranging a visit to Wymondham College

We strongly advise you to take up the opportunity to visit the College and informally meet with the Headteacher prior to submitting an application – please contact Mary Lawson, secretary@wymondhamcollege.org to arrange.

School location

Golf Links Road, Wymondham, Norfolk, NR18 9SZ

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