30 days remaining to apply

  • Expected start date

    1 October 2021

  • Application deadline

    3 September 2021 at 9:00am

  • Date listed

    9 July 2021

Job details

Job role
Working pattern
Contract type
Fixed term (Maternity Cover)
Main pay range/upper pay range depending on skills and expertise demonstrated at interview

Job summary

Holt Lane
RG41 1EE
Tel:  0118 978 0165



 Teacher of History

Maternity Cover

Full Time 

Starting Date: October 2021  Main pay range/upper pay range depending on skills and expertise demonstrated at interview 

The Holt is a popular and oversubscribed 11-18 girls’ comprehensive school which converted to academy status in July 2011.  You will join a highly successful department where results for all three Key Stages are well above the national average and many students continue with History at KS5. 

If you will inspire our students to achieve their best and want to be part of a dynamic caring community, we would encourage you to apply. We are looking for someone who is: 

  • a keen historian who has a passion for raising awareness and supporting the development of knowledge of political processes in young people

  • confident and highly effective classroom practitioner

  • willing to participate in aspects of wider school life

 We can offer: 

  • a school that is ambitious and has high expectations of staff and students 

  • teaching across all Key Stages 

  • excellent professional development

 The school was judged ‘outstanding’ by Ofsted in 2008; there are 1245 on roll (216 in the Sixth Form) and we have a record of academic success with 89% of students achieve 5 or more standard passes including English and Maths.  Further details and an application form are available from the school website Prospective applicants are welcome to telephone Mrs Rebecca Hagger, Head of History and Government & Politics for more information about this post. The Holt School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. The successful candidate will be subject to a full Disclosure and Barring Service Check. Applications will be reviewed as they are received and the interviews arranged accordingly

Applying for the job

Please see the vacancies page of our school website.

School overview

School type
Academy, ages 11 to 18
Education phase
School size
1369 pupils enrolled
Age range
11 to 18
Contact phone number
0118 978 0165

About The Holt School

The Holt is a popular and oversubscribed 11-16 girls and 16-18 co-ed comprehensive school.

Arranging a visit to The Holt School

Please contact Mrs Warner by email.

School location

Holt Lane, Wokingham, Berkshire, RG41 1EE

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