Teacher of History

Dartford Grammar School, Dartford, Kent


Job details

Job role Teacher
Subject History
Working pattern Will consider full-time, part-time
Salary MPS/UPS + LFA

Job summary

An enthusiastic and committed teacher to teach History in a high performing IB World School offering excellence within the state sector.

The post would be equally suitable for an exceptional new entrant to the profession or a more experienced teacher looking for significant amounts of Sixth Form teaching in one of the largest sixth forms in the country. A position of responsibility may be available for a suitably qualified and experienced teacher.

Dartford Grammar School is one of the highest performing schools nationally at Key Stage 4 and Key Stage 5, with excellent facilities designated as ’outstandingly successful’ in successive national and international inspections.

We are keen to hear from you if you are:
• an excellent classroom practitioner
• committed to raising achievement and transforming learning
• well-organised, proactive and able to work effectively as part of a team;
• Well-motivated and conscientious

We can offer you:
• the opportunity to inspire highly able and well-motivated students to fulfil and exceed their potential
• a dynamic and supportive working environment
• a well-established Induction Programme
• opportunities for professional development

The school is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff to share this commitment. An enhanced DBS check is required for all successful applicants.

Employee benefits

A TLR may be available for a suitably qualified and experienced teacher

Supporting documents

School overview

School type Academy
Education phase Secondary
School size 1471 pupils enrolled
Age range 11 to 18
Ofsted report View Ofsted report
Website Dartford Grammar School website (opens in a new window)
Contact email adennett@dartfordgrammarschool.org.uk

About Dartford Grammar School

Dartford Grammar School is a selective secondary academy for boys, which admits girls to its sixth form. There are six forms of entry to Year 7, and all of the students joining the school are from the top 25% of the ability range. The students come from Dartford, neighbouring towns and villages, and nearby London boroughs. The current roll is 1,510, including 591 in the sixth form.

School location

West Hill, Dartford, Kent, DA1 2HW