Teacher of History

Henry Beaufort School, Winchester, Hampshire


Job details

Job role Suitable for NQTs
Subject History
Working pattern Full-time only
Salary Main pay range 1 to Upper pay range 3, £24,373 to £40,490

Job summary

Fixed Term 1 year in the first instance

Do you want to be part of a school community on a journey from good to outstanding?

Do you want to make a difference to outcomes for all students?

We are looking to appoint an enthusiastic highly skilled and passionate History teacher to join our extremely motivated and hard-working Humanities team.

You should be an excellent classroom practitioner and have students at the heart of your decision-making. We are looking for somebody who is creative and dynamic in the classroom and is able to engage a wide range of students. This role is suitable for NQT’s.

The department is looking for a Teacher of History who can support the improving GCSE results from the past two years and remain ambitious for all students studying this GCSE. The right candidate will be able to implement our five year History curriculum (Year 7 to Year 11) in their classroom as well as providing opportunities for students to expand their Cultural Capital. We are looking for a good team player who can work effectively with a wide range of staff including the History Team and wider Humanities Department.

Our team has been on an exciting journey over the past three years, with History GCSE results increasing into the high 70%s; 75% 9-4 Grades in 2019 and 66% Grades 9-4 in 2018. 26% of students attained 9-7 Grades in 2019 and 29% attained 9-7 Grades in 2018. We are driven to continue to improve these results over the coming years. Student numbers at GCSE level have increased year on year leading to an expansion of the team.

If you are creative, can lead by example and want to work in a vibrant and progressive environment, we would love to hear from you.

You will join a committed, successful and supportive team.

The successful candidate will:
• Be committed to comprehensive education
• Have students at the heart of what drives their decision making

Interviews are scheduled on Friday 24th April 2020

If you are interested in discussing this post, or you would like to arrange an informal visit to look around the department, please contact Jenny Bruins, Academic Leader Humanities,
by email: jennifer.bruins@staff.beaufort.hant.sch.uk

To apply please complete an application form, available from our website www.beaufort.hants.sch.uk/workforus and return to recruitment@staff.beaufort.hants.sch.uk or complete your application through eteach.

The school is committed to safeguarding children and promoting their welfare. All successful candidates will be subject to an enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service check, along with other relevant pre-employment checks.

Employee benefits

Extensive CPD programme. MPR/UPR, National Teacher Pension Scheme

Supporting documents

School overview

School type LA Maintained School
Education phase Secondary
School size 920 pupils enrolled
Age range 11 to 16
Ofsted report View Ofsted report
Website Henry Beaufort School website (opens in a new window)
Contact email recruitment@staff.beaufort.hants.sch.uk

About Henry Beaufort School

The Henry Beaufort School is a Comprehensive Secondary School located in Harestock on the fringes of the historic town of Winchester. The school has 1000 students and offers a broad curriculum. The Hampshire Hearing Impaired Resource Base is located within the school and caters for up to 6 students integrated into main stream secondary education.

School location

East Woodhay Road, Winchester, Hampshire, SO22 6JJ