Teacher of History (Maternity Cover) Holderness Academy and Sixth Form College, Hull

Job description

We are seeking to appoint a part time (0.8WTE) History teacher to join the Humanities Faculty in order to cover a colleague’s maternity leave for two terms. The successful candidate will be a highly committed, creative and energetic practitioner who is able to make a full contribution to further raising standards of achievement and to the wider life of the school.

Essential educational requirements

Degree Level Qualification in relevant subject area
Qualified Teacher Status

Essential qualifications

Degree Level Qualification in relevant subject area
Qualified Teacher Status

Essential skills and experience

Track record of successful classroom practice
Awareness of safeguarding practices
Willingness to be involved in the wider life of the Academy
Ability to establish good professional relationships with colleagues at all levels
Commitment to own learning

Employee benefits

The successful candidate will become part of a much wider team of staff across the Trust, with opportunities for collaboration, sharing good practice and skill development provided.

About Holderness Academy and Sixth Form College

Holderness Academy & Sixth Form College is a large comprehensive school with 1208 students on roll, including 137 in the Sixth Form. The Academy is situated in the East Riding of Yorkshire and located in the small village of Preston. It sits six miles to the East of Hull and one mile from the town of Hedon. The Academy attracts students from all its surrounding East Yorkshire towns and villages, and staff from even further afield. We are incredibly proud to have a positive and engaged student body and a dedicated and talented team of staff and governors Academy and Sixth Form College is a disciplined and well-organised environment. We have high standards of Academy dress and have clear expectations on punctuality, attendance and behaviour. We have a strong student and staff voice approach which has impacted significantly on the recent developments in our Academy environment and in approaches to Teaching and Learning and fostering well-being and mental resilience across all teams within our school. We recognise the impact of exceptional teachers and are committed to high quality continued professional development. On 1 October 2018, Holderness Academy and Sixth Form College (formerly South Holderness Technology College) joined a multi academy trust, ‘The Consortium Academy Trust’ (TCAT). TCAT currently comprises of six secondary schools and two primary schools, as well as two associate members, with a total of approximately 7500 learners and a significant staff team. The Trust was developed to provide a platform to deliver high quality educational experiences for the children and young people within the communities it serves, to enhance and improve their life chances and enable them to make substantial and sustained contributions to society. We will achieve this by building a strong, regional offer that supports the educational aspirations of current and future generations while providing excellent career opportunities for staff.

Station Road, Hull, HU12 8UZ