Humanities Teacher (Maternity Cover)

Droylsden Academy, Manchester, Greater Manchester


Job details

Job role Suitable for NQTs
Subjects History, Geography, Religious Studies
Working pattern Full-time only
Salary Main pay range 1 to Upper pay range 3, £24,373 to £40,490

Job summary

Humanities Teacher
(Maternity Cover)

Pay Scale: MPS/UPS (starting point can be negotiated for an outstanding applicant)

Contract: Maternity Cover Contract

Closing Date: 19th April 2020

Start Date: 1st September 2020

We are recruiting a Humanities Teacher (Maternity Cover) to join our team from September 2020.

The ability to teach History to GCSE standard is essential and there will also be a requirement to deliver KS3 Geography and Religious Studies lessons.

Applications from NQT’s are welcome.

The School

Droylsden Academy is enjoying a period of rapid improvement; this is a very exciting time to join us as we are building a team of committed professionals who are driven in making our vision of becoming outstanding a reality.

The Academy was recently inspected and Ofsted noted the rapid progress our school is making. The result of this inspection was the school being judged good in all areas.

“Pupils behave well, they are proud of their school and take on leadership roles readily”
“The school’s core values of politeness, hardworking and honesty are in abundance”
“Pupils are interested in their learning because teachers have excellent subject knowledge and plan carefully”

If you are a teacher who;

• Has an excellent track record
• Has sound subject knowledge
• Is an excellent classroom practitioner
• Is interested in working with a strong and committed faculty within the school

this is the ideal opportunity for you.

All candidates must hold QTS (Qualified Teacher Status).

The Academy is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share in this commitment. To ensure this, successful candidates will be subject to an enhanced DBS disclosure.

Interested applicants should complete a Droylsden Academy Application Form and Equal Opportunities Application Form available on the school website at

Completed applications should be returned to:

Supporting documents

School overview

School type Academy
Education phase Secondary
School size 894 pupils enrolled
Age range 11 to 16
Ofsted report View Ofsted report
Website Droylsden Academy website (opens in a new window)
Contact email

School location

Manor Road, Manchester, Greater Manchester, M43 6QD