Head of Humanities

Kings International College, Camberley, Surrey


Job details

Subjects History, Geography, Religious education
Working pattern Full-time only
Salary Upper pay range 1 to Upper pay range 3, £38,797 to £41,635

Job summary

We are a successful 11–16 mixed comprehensive judged as ‘Good’ by Ofsted and now on our journey to outstanding.

We are looking to appoint a Head of Humanities who will support the continued improvement of the department working with a talented and enthusiastic team. The role focuses on providing high quality, strategic leadership and management. The successful candidate will work in partnership with other middle leaders to ensure that the highest standards are set across the department to monitor, evaluate and improve attainment and progress of all our students. Applicants will be involved in the formulation of policies and practices which take forward learning and teaching, along with leading the pedagogic and strategic direction in order to support and sustain improvements.

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Essential qualifications


Essential skills and experience

We are looking for a highly motivated individual who:

• Believes in young people.
• Is dynamic, innovative and inspirational in the classroom and as a leader.
• Is keen to lead and manage a highly motivated staff team
• Is passionate about their subject and is keen to improve standards across all year groups.
• Ensures all students succeed and are able to achieve their maximum potential.
• Has the ability to teach outstanding lessons across the age range.
• Is committed to raising standards of attainment and developing the success of the school.
• Enjoys working as part of a team
• Sets high expectations of themselves and their students.

Employee benefits

In return we will offer you:
• A professional, hardworking and supportive team of staff with the capability and desire to raise student achievement even further
• Enthusiastic students who are willing to learn and are proud of their learning environment
• Opportunities for further professional development
• Access to Surrey MyBenefits Scheme
• A caring and supportive working environment within a vibrant school community

More on how to apply

School overview

School type LA Maintained School
Education phase Secondary
School size 639 pupils enrolled
Age range 11 to 16
Ofsted report View Ofsted report
School website Kings International College website (opens in a new window)
Contact email m.nelson@kings-international.co.uk

School location

Watchetts Drive, Camberley, Surrey, GU15 2PQ