Teacher of History

Christ's College, Guildford, Guildford, Surrey

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Job details

Job role Suitable for NQTs
Subjects History, Geography, Religious education
Working pattern Full-time only
Salary Main pay range 1 to Upper pay range 3, £25,543 to £41,635

Job summary

Candidates will be assessed as their application is received, therefore early application is recommended and we may interview before the closing date if sufficient strong applicants apply

PURPOSE OF THE POST:
• To teach History to the full range of abilities
• To ensure appropriate differentiation for students.
• To ensure high levels of attainment and progress in History.
• To assist the Head of History in challenging under-achievement with a particular focus on those who are at risk of under-achievement.
• To promote the Christian ethos of the College.
• To carry out any other specific duty assigned by the Principal or their appointed representative

The Good Shepherd Trust is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this
commitment. We ensure that all our employment practices reflect this commitment.

The Good Shepherd Trust application form must be completed (to be found on the school website) in order for a candidate to considered.

Essential educational requirements

Qualified Teacher Status (or equivalent recognised in UK)
Relevant degree (or equivalent recognised in the UK)

Essential qualifications

Qualified Teacher Status (or equivalent recognised in the UK)
Relevant degree (or equivalent recognised in the UK)

Essential skills and experience

Experience of teaching History to a range of key stages
Experience of teaching History to a range of abilities
Excellent track record of attendance

Up to date knowledge of examination specifications for GCSE History.
Up to date knowledge of best practice in teaching and learning in History.
Knowledge of effective strategies for meeting the needs of SEND and EAL learners in History.
Knowledge of effective strategies for meeting the needs of the most able in History.

Employee benefits

As an academy which is part of the Good Shepherd Trust we offer salaries above the Surrey Pay Scales. Along with your salary there are a number of attractive benefits which include:

• On site parking and easy access to London via road and public transport

• Cycle2work scheme with up to 32% off a bike

Discount schemes which offer:

• Up to 10% off your next holiday

• 20% off a new mobile contract

• 40% off cinema tickets

• Discounts at a range of high street shops such as Boots, Topshop, Apple and many more.

More on how to apply

School overview

School type Academy, Church of England
Education phase Secondary
School size 745 pupils enrolled
Age range 11 to 18
Ofsted report View Ofsted report
School website Christ's College, Guildford website (opens in a new window)
Contact email jobs@christscollege.surrey.sch.uk

About Christ's College, Guildford

Christ's College is part of the Good Shepherd Trust and is a thriving secondary school serving the non-Christian and Christian community of Guildford, Woking and surrounding areas. Our aim for the students at Christ's College is that they should develop the core values of service, respect, stewardship, co-operation and love.

School location

Larch Avenue, Guildford, Surrey, GU1 1JY