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Teacher of History

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SET Saxmundham School
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£24,382 - £40,536
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Full or Part Time
Closing date:
05 February 2020 09:00 AM
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Full or part time applications considered.

SET Saxmundham School is part of the Seckford Education Trust, ranked in the top 16 of all MATs in the country in 2018. Saxmundham is a confident and happy place. Our students receive excellent pastoral care and support in a small school setting. Teaching Years 7 - 11, we are an ambitious, caring and inclusive school, one which believes in each and every student; seeing them as individual and unique with their own strengths and needs.

We are now looking to appoint an inspiring and enthusiastic Teacher of History to join our Humanities Department.

All our teachers help to nurture the potential in every student, inspiring and developing them to ensure they succeed. You must be committed to raising the standard of our students by creative and engaging teaching. 

The ability to teach geography as a second subject would be an advantage.

We operate an engaging and exciting Enrichment Programme on a Wednesday afternoon and there is the opportunity to take an active lead or volunteer role within this successful initiative. We are particularly interested in staff showing a desire to become involved in our CCF (Combined Cadets Force) and DoE (Duke of Edinburgh) programmes.

If you are passionate about teaching history and want to work in an environment where you will really make a difference, SET Saxmundham School is the place for you.

We will expect you to embrace our trust values of 'integrity; striving for excellence; collaboration; determination; and empowering.'

Why join us?

  • As a small school, we provide a happy and supportive work environment with high expectations of staff and students, together with a competitive salary based on skills and experience
  • You will have access to promotion opportunities, and superb professional development across our trust
  • Suffolk is a beautiful county with access to London for the occasional night out or theatre trip. Very close to the coast, with countryside walks and excellent food and drink.

We encourage visits to our school. To arrange a visit during the school day, please call (01728) 633910.

For more information about the role, and to download an application form, please visit: www.seckfordeducation.org.uk/jobs

Interview date: w/c 10 February 2020. 

We reserve the right to appoint prior to the closing date; please therefore submit your application early to avoid disappointment. The Seckford Education Trust is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and successful candidates will be subject to an enhanced check from the Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS).

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