7 days remaining to apply

  • Start date details

    September 2023

  • Closing date

    3 February 2023 at 9am

  • Date listed

    20 January 2023

Job details

Key stage

Key stage 3, Key stage 4, Key stage 5

Working pattern

Contract type

Permanent

Pay scale

MPS/UPS

What skills and experience we're looking for

We require an enthusiastic, inspirational and ambitious teacher of History, who is committed to raising the expectations and achievements of our students. The successful candidate will be suitably qualified, will have strong subject knowledge, a passion for the subject and will enjoy teaching their subject to a high level, including GCSE and A level.

This is a wonderful career opportunity to work in a very strong, successful and supportive team in a popular school.

What the school offers its staff

Highworth Grammar School is an over-subscribed 11 – 18, selective girls’ school of 1542 students with 459 students in the Sixth Form (100 boys). We are situated in the South East of England, with excellent transport links to both the rest of Kent and London.

The school was judged to be Outstanding in all areas in June 2013. In 2019 our A Level results placed us in the top 25% of schools nationally.

Academic results are consistently high and Highworth is indeed a great place to teach. Why not come and be a part of our exciting future?

Further information and an application form are available from our website: www.highworth.kent.sch.uk Please note we do not accept CV’s.

Commitment to safeguarding

Highworth Grammar School is committed to: Safeguarding and promoting the welfare of young people. This post will require an enhanced disclosure from the Disclosure & Barring Service (DBS). Creating a diverse workforce. We will consider all qualified applicants for employment without regard to sex, race, religion, belief, sexual orientation, gender reassignment, pregnancy, maternity, age, disability, marriage or civil partnership.

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About Highworth Grammar School

School type
Academy, ages 11 to 18
Education phase
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School size
1530 pupils enrolled
Age range
11 to 18
Phone number
01233 624910

Highworth Grammar School is an over-subscribed 11 – 18, selective girls’ school of 1542 students with 459 students in the Sixth Form (100 boys). We are situated in the South East of England, with excellent transport links to both the rest of Kent and London. The school was judged to be Outstanding in all areas in June 2013. Last summer our A Level results placed us in the top 25% of schools nationally. Academic results are consistently high and Highworth is indeed a great place to teach. Why not come and be a part of our exciting future?

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