Teacher of History, Government and Politics

Oaklands School, London

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Job details

Job role Teacher
Subjects History, Politics
Working pattern Full-time only
Salary MPS/UPS (Inner London Scale)

Job summary

Teacher of History, Government and Politics

Required from September 2020
Fixed Term for 1 year in the first instance

Salary Range: MPS/UPS (Inner London Scale)

Are you a talented and dynamic practitioner? Do you wish play a key role in a high-performing department in a highly successful school in the heart of East London?

Oaklands School is a fully inclusive school with a wealth of opportunities for all learners to achieve their full potential. Our Progress 8 Scores are well above national average for the fifth year in a row. We are a school which serves the local community and promotes co-operation, responsibility and respect.

This is an exciting opportunity to play a key role in a strong and progressive department in a vibrant and happy school. We are seeking a teacher who has the subject knowledge, skills and drive to make a significant contribution to this already thriving and popular subject area. You will be passionate about History and Politics and committed to securing excellent outcomes for children of all abilities. You will be keen to teach 'knowledge rich' enquiries into global and local histories that reflect the varied family histories of our students, and contribute to department CPD around this. You will also be keen to foster critical historical consciousness among our pupils from age 11 to 18 both within the classroom and across the school, as well as develop alongside the Head of Department, Schemes of Work at KS3. As a highly dedicated and innovative professional, you will join a dynamic team of teaching and associate staff, all determined to ensure that the school maintains its reputation for excellence.

This post would be suitable for an NQT or an experienced teacher.

Oaklands is a high achieving school at GCSE and A level.

We are keen to hear from you if you:-
• Are an excellent teacher
• Aspire to develop further as a professional
• Are flexible and adaptable
• Are ambitious, hard-working and a team player

We can offer you the opportunity to join:
• A highly committed and dedicated staff.
• Excellent CPD opportunities.
• Students who love their school, are ambitious and want to learn

Oaklands is an Equal Opportunities employer and welcomes applications for all posts from appropriately qualified persons regardless of age, disability, ethnicity, gender, marital status, sexual orientation, religion or belief.

We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of young people and expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. The successful candidate will be DBS checked.

For further details and an application pack:

Telephone: 0207 613 1014 Email: hr@oaklandsschool.com

Closing date for applications: 9am Wednesday 27th May 2020

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Supporting documents

School overview

School type LA Maintained School
Education phase Secondary
School size 839 pupils enrolled
Age range 11 to 18
Ofsted report View Ofsted report
School website Oaklands School website (opens in a new window)
Contact email hr@oaklandsschool.com

About Oaklands School

Oaklands School is a fully inclusive school with a wealth of opportunities for all learners to achieve their full potential. Our Progress 8 Scores are well above national average for the fifth year in a row. We are a school which serves the local community and promotes co-operation, responsibility and respect.

School location

Old Bethnal Green Road, London, E2 6PR