This job expired on 23 February 2024

  • Job start date

    1 September 2024

  • Closing date

    23 February 2024 at 9am

  • Date listed

    7 February 2024

Job details

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Key stage

Key stage 3, Key stage 4

Working pattern

Contract type


Pay scale

M1 to UPS3

Additional allowances


What skills and experience we're looking for

The Governors and Headteacher are seeking to appoint an inspirational and talented Teacher as Second in Humanities with a specialism in History. In addition to supporting the management of the faculty the successful candidate will teach Humanities across the school.

This is a great time to be joining our school as we continue to build on our significant strengths and successes in our journey to be Outstanding. We offer a school which is welcoming with colleagues who are enthusiastic and committed to achieving the best for students.

Applications are invited from experienced Humanities teachers who wish to develop their career within a supportive and ambitious environment. You will join a school which offers opportunities to access outstanding practice and resources to enhance the learning experience of our students.

The successful candidate will:

  • be an outstanding classroom practitioner with a proven track record in raising standards
  • be committed to inclusion, high expectations and raising standards
  • be able to think strategically, creatively and analytically
  • enjoy responsibility and lead confidently
  • have humour, perspective and an ability to bring out the best in others
  • support extra-curricular activities.
  • Be able to teach History to GCSE.

What the school offers its staff

This is a great opportunity to join our Humanities curriculum team and be part of its future success. The Humanities team is currently made up of 5 full time staff and has a large uptake at GCSE for both History and Geography courses.

If you have enthusiasm, strong subject knowledge and a passion for teaching, this position provides an opportunity to make a difference and an opportunity to work collaboratively in a successful team.

To find out more please email; head@bhbs.hereford.sch.uk

Visits to the school are warmly welcomed so that you can see for yourself what makes BHBS such a special place to work. Please contact head@bhbs.hereford.sch.uk to arrange.

Commitment to safeguarding

This post carries a requirement for an Enhanced disclosure (under the provisions of the Police Act 1997). The school will require you to give permission to carry out a disclosure.

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About The Bishop of Hereford's Bluecoat School

School type
Local authority maintained school, Church of England, ages 11 to 16
Education phase
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School size
1044 pupils enrolled
Age range
11 to 16
Phone number
01432 347501

Arranging a visit to The Bishop of Hereford's Bluecoat School

To arrange a visit and increase the chance of a successful application email Head@bhbs.hereford.sch.uk.

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