8 days remaining to apply

  • Start date details

    January or Easter

  • Closing date

    29 September 2023 at 9am

  • Date listed

    13 September 2023

Job details

Visa sponsorship

No, visa sponsorship not available

Key stage

Key stage 3, Key stage 4, Key stage 5

Working pattern

Contract type

Maternity or parental leave cover - Expected to be for 1 year

Pay scale

M1 to M6

What skills and experience we're looking for

Ormiston Victory Academy is seeking to appoint an enthusiastic and dedicated historian. The successful applicant will join a highly professional team working within a thriving and ambitious academy and will be able to confidently deliver History and other humanities subjects.

Our history results at GCSE, AS and A-Level are a strength of the academy; with students performing well, above their expected progress and above the national average.

We are looking for a highly motivated teacher who:

  • Is dynamic, innovative, self-motivated and able to inspire others
  • Has the ability to teach across the age and ability range
  • Is committed to raising standards of attainment and developing the success of the faculty
  • Enjoys working as part of a team and demonstrates reflective practice through the high expectations they have of themselves and the students

What the school offers its staff

We are proud to be sponsored by Ormiston Academies Trust and the successful candidate would benefit from the opportunities which arise as a result of this. The academy incorporates the successful and growing Lord Nelson Sixth Form College. We are delighted to be part of the Ormiston Academies Trust OAKS teacher training facility and we have strong links with the University of East Anglia.

If you are interested in being at the leading edge of education, believe that all young people can achieve high standards; we want to hear from you.

This is a maternity cover position and it is expected to be until end of Dec 2024 or February 2025.

We would encourage candidates to explore our website for more information about Victory Academy and view our virtual tours. We would encourage early application as we may interview and appoint sooner.

Commitment to safeguarding

Ormiston Victory Academy is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. The successful applicant will be required to undergo child protection screening appropriate to the post, including checks with past employers and the Disclosure and Barring Service.

Applying for the job

If you're interested in teaching or training to teach in England as an international citizen, we can help you understand your next steps.

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About Ormiston Victory Academy

School type
Academy, ages 11 to 18
Education phase
View all Secondaryjobs
School size
1330 pupils enrolled
Age range
11 to 18
Phone number
01603 734162

Ormiston Victory was graded ‘outstanding’ in its 2013 inspection by Ofsted and we are committed to making this success sustainable for future generations.

Arranging a visit to Ormiston Victory Academy

To arrange a visit and increase the chance of a successful application email n.hawes@ormistonvictoryacademy.co.uk.

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