Teacher of History Princes Risborough School, Princes Risborough, Buckinghamshire

Job description

Our school motto is “Aspire and Achieve” and that is what we want for all our students and staff members. We are committed to the highest expectations in everything we do with a relentless focus on dynamic teaching and learning leading to excellent academic outcomes for all students.

We are located in the beautiful Chiltern Hills and offer a rich, positive and supportive learning environment with outstanding continuing professional development and career opportunities. We have an exciting opportunity for an excellent teacher to join our History Department.

We can offer you:

● A dedicated and talented team of History practitioners
● a strong commitment to your own professional development

We would like you:

● to be a good teacher, ambitious to improve to outstanding with our support
● to have high expectations of yourself, your staff and our students
● to be/become an effective leader with a passion for improving the delivery of your subject’s curriculum
● to be committed to improving the life chances of young people
● be willing to commit to life beyond the academic curriculum

We have no age or experience profile in mind.

Princes Risborough School operates rigorous ‘safer recruitment’ practices, and the successful candidates will be required to undertake a criminal record check with the Disclosure and Barring Service.

Essential educational requirements

Degree in appropriate subject area

Essential qualifications

DfE recognised teaching qualification

Essential skills and experience

Excellent subject knowledge
Evidence of continuing professional development
Knowledge and ability in the use of ICT in teaching to enhance learning of students.
Up-to-date with current developments in teaching

Employee benefits

• The school is nestled in the foothills of the Chilterns and is surrounded by
an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty
• Princes Risborough train station and is only a 10 minute walk away from
the school.
• Free onsite parking
• Cyclescheme - save money on a new bike and spread the cost.
• Tailored CPD Programme
• Extra-curricular opportunities
• Free use of sports facilities
• School laptop

About Princes Risborough School

Merton Road, Princes Risborough, Buckinghamshire, HP27 0DR
Princes Risborough School website (opens in a new window)