Teacher of History and Government and Politics

The Holt School, Wokingham, Berkshire


Job details

Job role Teacher, Suitable for NQTs
Subjects Politics, History
Working pattern Full-time only
Salary Full time per annum: Main pay range 1 to Upper pay range 3, £24,373.00 to £40,490.00

Job summary

Holt Lane
RG41 1EE
Tel: 0118 978 0165

Teacher of History and Government and Politics
Full Time - Initially for one term
but could be extended and possibility to be made permanent
NQT’s very welcome to apply
Starting Date September 2020

Main pay range/upper pay range depending on skills and expertise demonstrated at interview

The Holt is a popular and oversubscribed 11-18 girls’ comprehensive school which converted to academy status in July 2011. You will join a highly successful department where results for all three Key Stages are well above the national average and many students continue with languages at KS5.

If you will inspire our students to achieve their best and want to be part of a dynamic caring community, we would encourage you to apply.

We are looking for:

• a keen historian who has a passion for raising awareness and supporting the development of knowledge of political processes in young people
• a confident and highly effective classroom practitioner
• willing to participate in aspects of wider school life

We can offer:

• a school that is ambitious and has high expectations of staff and students
• teaching across all Key Stages
• excellent professional development

The school was judged ‘outstanding’ by Ofsted in 2008; there are 1245 on roll (216 in the Sixth Form) and we have a record of academic success with 89% of students achieve 5 or more standard passes including English and Maths.

Further details and an application form are available from the school website

Prospective applicants are welcome to telephone Mrs Katie Warner, HR Assistant for more information about this post.

The Holt School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. The successful candidate will be subject to a full Disclosure and Barring Service Check.

Applications will be reviewed as they are received and the interviews arranged accordingly.

Applying for the job

Further details and an application form are available from the school website:

School overview

School type Academy
Education phase Secondary
School size 1255 pupils enrolled
Age range 11 to 18
Ofsted report View Ofsted report
School website The Holt School website (opens in a new window)
Contact email k.warner@holt.wokingham.sch.uk

About The Holt School

The Holt is a popular and oversubscribed 11-16 girls and 16-18 co-ed comprehensive school.

Arranging a visit to The Holt School

Please email Mrs. Warner to arrange a visit.

School location

Holt Lane, Wokingham, Berkshire, RG41 1EE