New Directions Education are currently recruiting for a Humanities Teacher to work in a High School in the Caldicot/Chepstow area starting in September. This is a long term position based on a full timetable, initially due to run until Christmas, there is a strong possibility of the role extending. Renowned for having the strongest Humanities department in the region, this role would be an excellent opportunity for both Newly Qualified Teacher’s (NQT’s) as well as more experienced practitioners.
The school itself is based in a unique Welsh rural location allowing students to study in a calm but purposeful atmosphere. The Humanities department are currently seeking a highly skilled teacher to provide an innovative & effective learning experience. The ideal candidate must:
Be passionate and knowledgeable, with the ability to inspire and motivate students to succeed.
Be eligible to work in the UK.
Hold a full UK Driving Licence.
Be in possession of a clear DBS
New Directions have on-going supply teaching jobs for Humanities Teachers in all areas. These positions are available for qualified teachers who can teach Key Stage 3 (KS3), Key Stage 4 (KS4) and possibly Key Stage 5 (KS5).
Newly qualified teachers (NQTs) looking for teaching work should also apply.
The Humanities Teacher role may require teaching of the following subjects: art history, classical studies, creative writing, English language and English literature, history, modern languages, music, philosophy, sociology and religious studies.
This role has a focus on personal and social development and pastoral care. If you have an interest in all things anthropological, a humanities teaching post may be the right role for you.
As a Humanities Teacher you’ll be expected to:
Teach all areas of the school curriculum or your subject specialism
Organise the classroom and learning resources to create a positive teaching environment
Plan, prepare and teach lessons that cater for all student ability ranges
Motivate pupils with enthusiastic, imaginative presentation
Meet requirements for the assessment and recording of pupils’ development
Coordinate activities and resources within a specific area of the curriculum, supporting colleagues in the delivery of this specialist area
Stay up to date with changes and developments in the structure of the curriculum
Take part in school events and activities which may take place at weekends or in the evening
Liaise with colleagues and working flexibly, particularly within smaller schools.
What New Directions Education offers:
A dedicated and expert Account Manager
Regular and varied supply work
Competitive rates of pay
Potential long-term roles
Full compliance with the Agency Workers Regulation (AWR)
A network of branches across the UK
One of the preferred suppliers to all 22 local authorities in Wales under the All Wales Framework Agreement
We are the major teaching supply agency for Welsh speaking teachers across Wales
Respected reputation across the education and recruitment industry