Head of History and Politics

York, North Yorkshire
£25,714 to £41,604 per annum
31 Mar 2021
18 Apr 2021
Education, Schools
Job role
Head of Service
Contract Type
Full time

All Saints RC School is a highly successful and oversubscribed 11-18 Catholic School serving the city of York and a large rural/urban catchment. 

This is an exciting opportunity to join an outstanding school where a culture of aspiration leads to high achievement.  Our ethos and values informs our vision for all our community.

We have:

  • excellent academic achievement
  • exceptional standards of behaviour
  • a dedicated, high quality and supportive team of staff
  • a warm and friendly community built on mutual respect

The governors are seeking to appoint a Head of History and Politics who will:

  • provide inspirational leadership to the History and Politics department
  • have a love of subject which is palpable to those they teach
  • have the ambition, drive and enthusiasm to help develop these popular subjects and enable our young people to achieve outstanding outcomes.
  • have a record of excellent classroom teaching
  • have the ability to enthuse, motivate and manage staff and students

Applications are welcome from both experienced and ambitious recently qualified teachers. We are committed to your on-going professional development and you can expect to benefit from a high quality CPD programme. Our teaching school background and developing partnership with York University provides an excellent environment for those teachers who are motivated and excited by the exposure to innovative research based teaching and learning.

The school is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.  We require the successful applicant to undertake an enhanced Criminal Record check via the Disclosure and Barring Service.

An application form and further details are available from the school website: www.allsaints.york.sch.uk

Applications should be returned electronically to recruitment@allsaints.york.sch.uk or by post to:  All Saints RC School, Mill Mount,  York YO24 1BJ

Closing date: Sunday 18 April 2021 at 12 midnight