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  • Start date details

    September 2023

  • Closing date

    12 June 2023 at 9am

  • Date listed

    26 May 2023

Job details

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Visas cannot be sponsored

Key stage

Key stage 3, Key stage 4, Key stage 5

Subjects

Geography, Humanities, Religious education

Working pattern

Full time, part time: Full time Usually at least 27.5 hours a week. Part time .

Contract type

Permanent

Full-time equivalent salary

MPS/UPS

Additional allowances

As a Woodmansterne staff member, you can expect regular and relevant professional development, opportunities to work across phases, be creative and risk taking in your teaching, work closely with colleagues in planning and training. You will be an integral part of this wonderful school and supported by an experienced and supportive leadership team.

Why should you come and work with us?

• we have fantastic children and families (many schools say that, but we really do);

• half-price wrap around care if your child/ren attend Kids’ City after school club provision (either at Woodmansterne or another school);

• we have amazing new buildings with two fantastic libraries, dedicated ICT suites, specialist food rooms, science labs, music provision and well-resourced, ICT rich learning spaces and a huge playing field;

• our exciting, enriched, curriculum is pupil-centred aimed at capturing every child’s full learning potential;

• we are committed to staff well-being and have a well-being committee who arrange book clubs, exercise classes and well-being activities;

• a commitment to personalised professional development and opportunities for career growth;

• we have a cohesive, friendly, highly-skilled and passionate staff body, who are completely committed to Woodmansterne’s values and ethos;

• access to Cyclescheme;

• free refreshments in our wonderful spacious staffrooms and work areas;

• delicious food cooked by our Chefs in Schools team at affordable prices;

• the uniqueness of our all-through provision means exciting opportunities for cross-phase collaboration;

• we have strong partnerships with families, the local community, other Lambeth schools and Teaching Alliances.

What skills and experience we're looking for

We are looking for an excellent Teacher of Humanities (Secondary) with:

  • Experience of teaching Humanities at KS4 and KS5 ;
  • very high expectations of what can be achieved;
  • a proven track record in raising pupil attainment;
  • an understanding of how children learn and the complexities of this process;
  • the aspiration to work with young people, colleagues and parents;
  • the skills to work successfully as a team member establishing effective working relationships and flexible working practices;
  • experience of following direction and working in collaboration with colleagues, parents, pupils and the school community;
  • strong interpersonal skills;
  • a creative and innovative approach to school improvement;
  • the ability lead on the educational progress, achievement and enrichment experience (including trips, rewards and clubs).

What the school offers its staff

We are looking for a creative and talented teacher to join our motivated and expanding team. You will be fundamental in formulating our innovative and exciting secondary curriculum and contributing to this vibrant local community within the Local Authority’s first all-through school for children and young people aged 3 to 19 in South London.

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)
medical
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.

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About Woodmansterne School

School type
Local authority maintained school, ages 3 to 18
School size
1626 pupils enrolled
Age range
3 to 18
Phone number
02087641825

Working at Woodmansterne is never dull. Creative ideas are listened to and considered and challenge is encouraged. Staff here are keen and confident to go the extra mile, knowing that their input is valued and respected. Woodmansterne is a special place, ask anyone who has walked through our doors, the learning environment is calm and enriched; pupils, staff and parents are happy.
Our goal is simple, to ‘achieve excellence together’, we do this by supporting each other and a relentless focus on inspiring our young people (and each other) to be the very best version of themselves that they can be. Woodmansterne has a diverse and vibrant community and as a school we benefit from this rich variety of cultures and traditions .

Working closely across phases has ensured cohesion between staff, a greater understanding of effective transition and how children learn and flourish. It has been a pioneering journey, one that we have embraced as a community, we have learnt from each other, risen to challenges and overcome obstacles together.

As a Woodmansterne staff member, you can expect regular and relevant professional development, opportunities to work across phases, be creative and risk taking in your teaching, work closely with colleagues in planning and training. You will be an integral part of this wonderful school and supported by an experienced and supportive leadership team.

Prospective applicants are always welcome to come and visit, please contact the Emma-Louise King at recruitment@woodmansterne.london or by phoning the School Office on 02087641825

Arranging a visit to Woodmansterne School

To arrange a visit and increase the chance of a successful application email recruitment@woodmansterne.london.

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