Teacher of History

Dr Challoner's Grammar School, Amersham, Buckinghamshire


Job details

Job role Teacher
Subject History
Working pattern Full-time only
Salary TPS + Fringe

Job summary

Thank you for your interest in DCGS. For September 2020, we are seeking a full time highly qualified teacher of History at this
11-18 grammar school for boys with a co-educational Sixth Form. The successful candidate will be expected to teach History
across the school. A willingness to teach Politics could be an advantage.
Dr Challoner’s has 1350 students, of which 420 are in the co-educational Sixth Form. The school was inspected in November
2019 and is only the third mainstream secondary school in the country to be judged Outstanding in a full section 5 inspection
under the new Education Inspection Framework. It is regarded as one of the leading grammar schools in the country. As a
National Teaching School and lead school of the Astra SCITT, we provide an exciting range of professional development
We also offer
• engaging, able and well-motivated students
• an innovative approach to learning
• outstanding facilities in every subject
• a friendly working environment
This post offers an exciting opportunity for a newly qualified teacher or for someone looking to broaden their experience in an
innovative and high achieving school.
Closing date: Monday 8 June 2020, noon.
To apply for the post, please email a completed application form to Alison McAloon (Head’s PA & HR Officer).
Email: employment@challoners.org
Please note that earlier applications would be welcomed and shortlisted candidates may be interviewed before the
closing date.
We are an equal opportunities employer and welcome applications from all suitably qualified persons regardless of their race,
sex, disability, religion/belief, sexual orientation or age.
Dr Challoner’s Grammar School is committed to safeguarding and successful candidates will be required to complete an
enhanced DBS check.

Supporting documents

School overview

School type Academy
Education phase Secondary
School size 1352 pupils enrolled
Age range 11 to 18
Ofsted report View Ofsted report
Website Dr Challoner's Grammar School website (opens in a new window)
Contact email employment@challoners.org

About Dr Challoner's Grammar School

Boys' Grammar School with a co-educational Sixth Form, situated on the edge of the Chilterns a short walk from Amersham station. Aspirational staff and students, with an atmosphere that values resilience and kindness. Also a Teaching School and SCITT, so unparalleled opportunities for staff development

School location

Chesham Road, Amersham, Buckinghamshire, HP6 5HA