Teacher of History

Campsmount Academy, Doncaster, South Yorkshire


Job details

Job role Teacher
Subject History
Working pattern Full-time only
Salary MPS

Job summary

Required from September 2020, the Academy Trustees are seeking to appoint an enthusiastic and well qualified History Teacher who is an excellent classroom practitioner and is able to teach across the age and ability range.

Applications are welcome from teachers at any stage in their career, including newly qualified teachers. This is a permanent position.

The successful candidate will join a dedicated, hardworking and forward thinking team of staff, led by an experienced and very well regarded Leader of Faculty.
Campsmount is a very successful 11–18 Academy situated in a semi-rural area on the outskirts of Doncaster and benefits from an attractive site and fantastic modern facilities. The most recent Ofsted rated the school ‘Good’ in all areas with behaviour outstanding. The lead inspector stated that ‘something very special is happening in this school’. Since this Ofsted the Academy has continued to improve even further with excellent outcomes in 2018. As a result, the Academy is developing a Multi Academy Trust which will enable talented staff to develop their careers in a range of areas.

The school is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. This post is subject to an enhanced DBS check.

For further details and application form please contact the school by email on hyo@campsmount.com

Application forms should be accompanied by a letter of application and must be received by the closing date of Wednesday 27th May (12pm). Interviews will be held on Thursday 28th May.

Supporting documents

School overview

School type Academy
Education phase Secondary
School size 744 pupils enrolled
Age range 11 to 18
Ofsted report View Ofsted report
Website Campsmount Academy website (opens in a new window)
Contact email hyo@campsmount.com

About Campsmount Academy

Campsmount is an Academy within Leger Education Trust. We are an Ofsted rated 'Good' provider. We are committed to providing a high quality education for students, regardless of ability, and we offer a wide range of learning experiences that will inspire, engage and motivate all learners, leading to success and achievement. Our aim is to work with parents and others in the community to provide the best for all our students in their future.

We are situated in the village of Norton, approximately 10 miles North of Doncaster on the border of West and North Yorkshire and with easy access to both the A1 and the M62. Our catchment area includes Norton and the ex-mining communities of Askern and Campsall, with students also travelling from more rural communities in North, West and South Yorkshire.

Our ‘highly recommended’ Academy benefits from a very attractive site which includes excellent sports facilities, including floodlit all weather, multi-use courts, which the community can also enjoy. In 2012 we moved into our superb new building that provides outstanding facilities for staff and students. Designed with flexible learning in mind we have breakout and break-through teaching spaces and flexible classrooms. Our main school building also includes a large atrium and a dance hall with state-of-the-art springboard flooring.

School location

Ryecroft Road, Doncaster, South Yorkshire, DN6 9AS