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  • Start date details

    September 2024

  • Closing date

    19 February 2024 at 12pm (midday)

  • Date listed

    18 January 2024

Job details

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Key stage

Key stage 3, Key stage 4, Key stage 5

Working pattern

Contract type


Pay scale

You will be remunerated at the appropriate point of either the MPS or UPS.

What skills and experience we're looking for

  • Qualified teacher status.
  • A good degree in History or a closely related discipline.
  • Excellent organisational skills.
  • Strong communication skills and high levels of literacy.
  • Strong interpersonal skills in working with colleagues.
  • A willingness to participate in enrichment and extra-curricular activities relating to History.

What the school offers its staff

  • Time for writing form tutor reports is allocated on a day when the school is closed to pupils.
  • There are only three points in the year when teachers have to input assessment data about their pupils onto the school system.
  • Each subject department decides how and when pupils' work should be marked, to ensure manageable workload for staff.
  • Almost all professional development opportunities take place during 'early finish' days so that the school day ends at 3.30pm.
  • The school is a cheerful place to work, with professional relationships characterised by warmth and good humour.
  • We have an active Staff Association, which organises social events, alongside staff yoga, football, badminton and book club.
  • The Wilson's School Trustees provide complimentary tea and coffee for staff and little treats at several points in the year.

Commitment to safeguarding

The school is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff to share this commitment. Appointment is subject to enhanced child protection screening including checks with past employers and the Disclosure and Barring Service.

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About Wilson's School

School type
Academy, Church of England, ages 11 to 18
Education phase
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School size
1298 pupils enrolled
Age range
11 to 18
Phone number

Wilson's School is a state funded boys' selective school located in the London Borough of Sutton, England and was founded by Royal Charter in 1615. It was named The Sunday Times State Secondary School of the Year in 2019 and London State Secondary School of the Decade in 2020.

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