Teacher of History/ Humanities

Melbourn Village College, Royston, Hertfordshire, SG8 6EF

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  • Application deadline

    17 May 2022 at 12:00pm

  • Date listed

    13 May 2022

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Teacher of History/ Humanities job summary

Melbourn Village College is an expanding and ambitious school where everybody is somebody. With just over 600 pupils, aged from 11 to 16, there is a strong community feel. Part of the Cam Academy Trust, we are committed to equipping students with the skills they need to be successful in their future lives.

Head of History/Humanities – September 2022 start date
Salary: MPS or UPS (+TLR2B)
Hours of Work: Full time
Contract: Permanent

We are splitting our Humanities department and are looking to recruit a Teacher of History to lead one of the new departments. The candidate must be able to teach History to KS4 level and one other of RE, Geography, Psychology or PSHE/Social Studies to at least Key Stage 3, preferably KS4. They must be committed to providing the highest standard of digital literacy for all our students and have the desire to be involved in enrichment and extra curricula aspects of the department.

How to apply:
To apply for this position please forward your completed application form along with a covering letter detailing; the reason for your interest, how you fulfil the expectations of the role and your reflections on how you could contribute to the further development of the school, to Mrs S Javaid via email on sjavaid@melbournvc.org

Closing date: Tuesday 17th May 2022 – 12 Noon. Please apply as soon as possible as we reserve the right to appoint prior to the closing date.

For details of this vacancy; job description, person specification, recruitment pack and application form, please visit the ‘contact us’ page on our website: www.melbournvc.org

Visits to the school are welcomed. Please contact Mrs S Javaid to arrange a visit. Melbourn Village College is an Equal Opportunities Employer and welcomes applications from all.

Melbourn Village College is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. This position is classed as regulated activity and an enhanced DBS check will be required

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About Melbourn Village College

School type
Academy, ages 11 to 16
Education phase
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School size
621 pupils enrolled
Age range
11 to 16

Melbourn Village College is a successful 11-16 school with a strong community feel. At just over 600 pupils, our size enables all to flourish within a supportive environment, where each feels valued and empowered. Pupils are encouraged to continue their learning outside the classroom and a very high proportion get involved in the wide range of extra-curricular activities available to them. Our most recent OFSTED Inspection in September 2017 confirmed that we are a ‘good’ school which “has continued to improve the quality of education in the school” since our previous ‘Good’ judgement in May 2013. We are committed to improving what we do and aim to be outstanding

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Visits to the school are welcomed. Please contact Mrs S Javaid to arrange a visit.

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