Teacher of History

Whitcliffe Mount School, Cleckheaton, West Yorkshire


Job details

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

Job summary

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.

More on how to apply

School overview

School type LA Maintained School
Education phase Secondary
School size 1253 pupils enrolled
Age range 11 to 16
Ofsted report View Ofsted report
School website Whitcliffe Mount School website (opens in a new window)
Contact email recruitment@whitcliffemount.co.uk

About Whitcliffe Mount School

School location

Turnsteads Avenue, Cleckheaton, West Yorkshire, BD19 3AQ