Teacher of History Whitcliffe Mount School, Cleckheaton, West Yorkshire

Job description

To commence from Easter or September 2020, we are seeking to recruit a creative teacher of History with the skills, expertise and passion to enthuse our young people to achieve across KS3 and KS4.

The ideal candidate will:
• have a natural passion and enthusiasm for their subject
• encourage, motivate and inspire young people
• be able to work well collaboratively in terms of planning, preparation and assessment
• be committed to our ethos that all students can achieve at Whitcliffe Mount

Essential educational requirements

Degree in History or related subject
QTS as a History teacher

Essential qualifications


Essential skills and experience

Recent, relevant teaching (or teaching practice) of KS3 & 4 History in a comprehensive school.
Up to date knowledge of the curriculum in History at Key Stages 3 and 4.
Familiarity with ICT and confidence in using ICT as a teaching tool.
Classroom management skills.
Data analysis skills.
Outstanding literacy skills.
Ability to evaluate and improve the teaching practice of self and others.

About Whitcliffe Mount School

Turnsteads Avenue, Cleckheaton, West Yorkshire, BD19 3AQ
LA Maintained School
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