Teacher of History

Weald School, The, Billingshurst, West Sussex


Job details

Job role Suitable for NQTs
Subjects History, Sociology
Working pattern Full-time only
Salary Main pay range 1 to Upper pay range 3, £24,373 to £40,490

Job summary

We are seeking to appoint a well-qualified, talented, committed and inspiring teacher of history to join the department from September 2020 on a full time, permanent basis.

Essential educational requirements


Essential qualifications

QTS essential

Essential skills and experience

● A well-qualified teacher of history who can inspire and engage young people (QTS is essential)
● The ability to teach history at KS3, KS4 and KS5
● The ability to teach sociology at KS5 would be an advantage
● A commitment to high standards of achievement with a proven track record of excellent results
● The ability to motivate students, with an and innovative approach to classroom practice
● A collaborative approach to teamwork, including willingness to contribute to departmental schemes of work and the spreading of good practice
● Excellent organisational and IT skills
● A passion for excellence and for the subject
● Excellent interpersonal skills
● Willingness to be a form tutor, including the delivery of PSHE

Employee benefits

Full time, permanent post from September 2020
Teachers’ Main Pay Range / Upper Pay Range

More on how to apply

School overview

School type LA Maintained School
Education phase Secondary
School size 1713 pupils enrolled
Age range 11 to 18
Ofsted report View Ofsted report
School website Weald School, The website (opens in a new window)
Contact email jobs@theweald.org.uk

About Weald School, The

The Weald is an outstanding, high achieving, popular and oversubscribed 11-18 comprehensive school, situated in the heart of the West Sussex countryside, 10 minutes from Horsham, 35 minutes from Guildford and Brighton, and an hour by train to London. The school has an excellent record of academic and pastoral achievement and we pride ourselves in creating a caring and respectful ethos where every child is important. The school was judged to be “Outstanding in all areas” by Ofsted. Our three year rolling average Progress 8 results places us in the top 20% of schools nationally for progress.

School location

Station Road, Billingshurst, West Sussex, RH14 9RY