This job expired on 20 February 2024

  • Job start date

    15 April 2024

  • Closing date

    20 February 2024 at 12pm (midday)

  • Date listed

    5 February 2024

Job details

Visa sponsorship

Visas cannot be sponsored

Key stage

Key stage 3, Key stage 4, Key stage 5

Working pattern

Contract type

Maternity or parental leave cover - One term

Pay scale


What skills and experience we're looking for

About the role

Required from April 2024 a well-qualified and successful classroom practitioner to teach History in our strong Humanities Department. The take up of History at GCSE and A Level is very strong. It would be expected that the successful candidate would be able to teach up to GCSE Level and the ability to teach A Level is preferred. Applications from candidates who could also teach KS3 in another humanities subject would be welcomed.

Please refer to the attached job description for further details about the role.

What the school offers its staff

About our School

This is a great time to join our school as we consolidate links with the 16 other schools including primary, middle and upper schools which form part of our Multi-Academy Trust  (Initio Learning Trust). We work closely with colleagues across Initio, sharing ideas about assessment, literacy, numeracy and other areas of pedagogy.   

We are an outwardly facing school ina beautiful part of the country on the Jurassic Coast, and have strong links with our local community as a Rights RespectingGoldSchool.

We accept applications from all potential candidates including ECT, Main Scale and UPS colleagues. Should you require any further information, please do not hesitate to contact Lucy Cleak, Subject Leader of History, cleakl@colfox.dorset.sch.ukor 01308 422291. Visits to the school are also warmly accepted.

Commitment to safeguarding

 This school is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and expects all staff to share this commitment.

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About The Sir John Colfox Academy

School type
Academy, ages 11 to 18
Education phase
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School size
854 pupils enrolled
Age range
11 to 18
Phone number
01308 422291

11 - 18 Comprehensive School
No on roll: 900
Combined Sixth Form: 210
Headteacher: Mr A Shelley MEd, BSc Hons, PGCE, NPQH

Arranging a visit to The Sir John Colfox Academy

To arrange a visit and increase the chance of a successful application email a.tuck@colfox.dorset.sch.uk.

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