Teacher of History (temporary) Matthew Arnold School, Oxford, Oxfordshire

Job description

This is an excellent opportunity for a well-qualified History teacher to be appointed within a highly successful department, from Easter 2020. The position is a part-time (0.6 f.t.e.) maternity cover for one term in the first instance (to August 2020) but there is a possibility of a further period.
We are looking for a dynamic and innovative teacher who can teach history up to A Level and who will inspire students of all ages and abilities.
Matthew Arnold is a popular and successful school with an excellent local reputation. We are focussed on improving outcomes for every student and are committed to staff development to support this. We are a friendly staff always working in support of each other and keen to be the best teachers we can be. The school is part of the Acer Trust of schools so there is opportunity to share expertise and experiences and enjoy professional development with more than one school. This post is open to all teachers and our induction programmes give strong support to NQTs. In this post you will
● Join a highly skilled and successful History team
● Be part of a forward thinking organisation
● Work with a committed staff within a supportive learning environment
● Be given opportunities to develop personally and professionally

Essential educational requirements

Graduate in history or a related subject.

Essential qualifications

Qualified Teacher Status or the ability to achieve this under current Department for Education Regulations.

Essential skills and experience

Secondary school experience teaching history across a range of ages and abilities (can include teaching practice experience).
Evidence of willingness to learn and develop professionally.

Employee benefits

The school is part of the Acer Trust of schools so there is opportunity to share expertise and experiences and enjoy professional development with more than one school. This post is open to all teachers and our induction programmes give strong support to NQTs.


About Matthew Arnold School

Matthew Arnold is a popular and successful school on the edge of Oxford with an excellent local reputation. We are focussed on improving outcomes for every student and are committed to staff development to support this. The school is part of the Acer Trust family of schools so there is opportunity to share expertise and experiences and enjoy professional development with more than one school. Our induction programmes give strong support to NQTs. We offer defined-benefit public sector pension schemes (Teachers Pension, Local Government Pension Scheme), a 24-hour Employee Assistance Programme, good bus links, car and cycle parking.

Address
Arnolds Way, Oxford, Oxfordshire, OX2 9JE
Phase
Secondary
Type
Academy
Website
Matthew Arnold School website (opens in a new window)