Teacher of History

The Elizabethan Academy, Retford, Nottinghamshire, DN22 7PY

7 days remaining to apply

  • Job start date

    1 September 2023

  • Closing date

    6 December 2022 at 9am

  • Date listed

    25 November 2022

Job details

Key stage

Key stage 3, Key stage 4

Working pattern

Contract type

Permanent

Pay scale

MPS/UPR

What skills and experience we're looking for

The successful candidate will join a hardworking, forward thinking and supportive department. You will have the opportunity to be involved in or lead trips, which are encouraged as a key element of our student experience. We are also able to offer A Level teaching through our on-site Sixth Form.

Our ideal candidate will:

  • embrace our ethos and passion for our 3 R’s of Respect, Responsibility and Resilience.
  • be excited about teaching History and committed to achieving excellent results for their students.

  • demonstrate high levels of ambition and optimism regarding what the academy and every single student can achieve.
  • have the resolve to make a real difference to the lives of pupils, be that as Form Tutor, through extra-curricular activities or leading an enrichment session on a more unique topic which ignites your passion.

An ability to teach across the Humanities faculty would be an advantage. Please include details of second subjects in you application.


What the school offers its staff

We offer extensive professional development opportunities with a structured path to enable progression at every stage of your career. This includes leadership training, secondments at other schools, coaching and mentoring. We also support our staff undertaking NPQ’s. We are proud to be a “Brilliant School” and have recently been awarded the Wellbeing Award for Schools.

This is an exciting time to join the Academy with a number of significant changes planned for the near future that will support our move towards excellence. With the expansion of our T-Level offering we look forward to breaking ground on our anticipated state of the art building following investment from the Department of Education. The Academy also has an off-site alternate provision centre at the beautiful Idle Valley Nature reserve which could provide the successful candidate with an exciting opportunity to be involved in something a little bit different.


Commitment to safeguarding

The Academy is committed to equality of experience for all staff and students. We operate safer recruitment, robust child protection procedures and require evidence of DBS clearance for all employees. Checks will also be made with previous employers. Please read our Information for Candidates for additional information.

Full details are available and you may apply online by visiting http://elizabethan.notts.sch.uk/vacancies or telephone HR Manager Helen Upson on 01777 713705 for application assistance or email upsonh@elizabethan.notts.sch.uk

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About The Elizabethan Academy

School type
Academy, ages 11 to 18
Education phase
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School size
1048 pupils enrolled
Age range
11 to 18
Phone number
01777713705

The Elizabethan Academy is a successful 11-19 Academy full of passion, innovation and character where students and staff benefit from excellent facilities on site. We are looking to recruit colleagues to share our commitment and determination to providing a learning environment that enables all young people to thrive. We have all-encompassing professional development with a structured path to enable career progression. This includes secondments at other schools in the East Midlands and formal leadership training and coaching. We believe in our staff and want them to be the best they can be

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To arrange a visit and increase the chance of a successful application email upsonh@elizabethan.notts.sch.uk.

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