17 days remaining to apply

  • Job start date

    1 September 2024

  • Closing date

    6 June 2024 at 12pm (midday)

  • Date listed

    15 May 2024

Job details

Job role

  • Teacher

Visa sponsorship

Visas cannot be sponsored

Key stage

Key stage 3, Key stage 4



Working pattern

Part time: 0.6 fte (3 days week)

Contract type

Maternity or parental leave cover - One year or return of postholder (whichever is earliest)

Pay scale


What skills and experience we're looking for

Teacher of Humanities

Maternity Cover

Part Time (0.6, 3 days per week)

We are looking to appoint for September 2024 an inspirational and enthusiastic teacher of Humanities for our Humanities faculty on a part-time basis for a fixed term maternity cover. This is an excellent opportunity for an ambitious and inspirational teacher to join our successful department to teach KS3 and KS4 Humanities.

The post is suited to experienced teachers, not ECTs, with strong subject knowledge and the ability to engage and enthuse students with a passion for their subject. The successful candidate will be an excellent teacher, an effective team player and be committed to raising the aspirations and achievement of all learners. This is a fantastic opportunity to join our school and contribute to a key area of the curriculum. You can expect to be fully supported in this role, offered high quality CPD opportunities and to work within a positive and enthusiastic environment.

If you feel you have the energy and potential to fulfil this role, and the desire to inspire a love for your subject then we would like to hear from you. Application forms and further details are available via the school website https://www.monkseaton.org.uk/ or by contacting the school on 0191 2979700.

If you are interested in applying, please ensure you complete the entire application form and provide a covering letter detailing why you are interested and outlining your suitability to undertake the role. Any submissions received with an incomplete application form will not be considered. A Curriculum Vitae will not be accepted.

Applications should be returned to the school by 10am Thursday 06 June 2024. Your application may be submitted either electronically to: recruitment@monkseaton.org.uk or in paper form marked for the attention of Mrs M A Dowson. Paper copies to be sent to Monkseaton High School, Seatonville Road, Whitley Bay, Tyne and Wear, NE25 9EQ.

Monkseaton High School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and we expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. As such an enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) disclosure will be sought along with other relevant employment checks deemed appropriate.

What the school offers its staff

This is a fantastic opportunity to join our school and contribute to a key area of the curriculum. You can expect to be fully supported in this role, offered high quality CPD opportunities and to work within a positive and enthusiastic environment.

Commitment to safeguarding

Our organisation is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults. We expect all staff, volunteers and trustees to share this commitment.

Our recruitment process follows the keeping children safe in education guidance.

Offers of employment may be subject to the following checks (where relevant):
childcare disqualification
Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS)
online and social media
prohibition from teaching
right to work
satisfactory references
suitability to work with children

You must tell us about any unspent conviction, cautions, reprimands or warnings under the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974 (Exceptions) Order 1975.

Applying for the job

If you're interested in teaching or training to teach in England as an international citizen, we can help you understand your next steps.

Please download the application form using the link below, and once completed send to recruitment@monkseaton.org.uk

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About Monkseaton High School

School type
Local authority maintained school, ages 13 to 18
Education phase
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School size
490 pupils enrolled
Age range
13 to 18
Phone number
0191 2979700

Monkseaton High School is a smaller than average, 14-19 mixed secondary school with a 6th Form, with a genuinely inclusive ethos.We are proud to be part of the North Tyneside Learning Trust and have embraced the many opportunities this has afforded our students. The strong leadership, dedicated staffing body and the relentless drive for improvement across all measures, has resulted in a sustained upward trend of achievement consistently in line with or above national. Significantly so in the majority of threshold areas, especially when comparing to similar school contexts. Ultimately ensuring that every student has the opportunity to thrive and achieve in our school. We are a happy school that takes pride in our ethos and our track record of fostering positive relationships, enabling us to work in genuine collaboration with our staff, students, their families and other stakeholders. We have a very strong CPD programme in school and are committed to supporting and developing staff.

Arranging a visit to Monkseaton High School

To arrange a visit and increase the chance of a successful application email recruitment@monkseaton.org.uk.

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