Job Vacancies

Secondary History Teacher

  • Location: Torfaen
  • Duration: Long Term
  • Salary: £95 - £120 per day
  • Start date: September 2019
  • Job Type: Temporary
  • Sector: Secondary
  • Posted:

Job Description

New Directions Education are currently recruiting a qualified History teacher on behalf of a Comprehensive School based in Torfaen. This is a long term full time position, due to start in September 2019. There is also a strong possibility of the role developing into a permanent position for the right candidate.

The school is renowned for its high standards and continuous academic excellence. In order to guarantee this success, the school provide a creative and exciting learning environment whereby pupils are encouraged to show ambition, to maximise their potential, and to embrace all aspects of school life in order to develop a wide-ranging skill set.

The Humanities department are currently seeking a highly skilled History teacher to provide an innovative & effective learning experience. The ideal candidate must:

  • Have a genuine passion for History;
  • Be EWC registered;
  • Be able to teach Key Stage 3 (KS3) & Key Stage 4 (KS4) and ideally have experience at Key Stage (KS5);
  • Have a clear DBS;
  • Newly Qualified Teachers (NQT’s) are welcome to apply for this role.

Job Specification

If you are a newly qualified History Teacher (NQT) or an experienced history teaching professional, our branches across the UK can help you find suitable supply jobs.

As a History 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
  • Maintain discipline
  • 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
  • Recommend-a-friend scheme
  • Respected reputation across the education and recruitment industry

We are fully committed to the protection of children and vulnerable adults. All applicants must undertake a full enhanced DBS (formerly CRB) check.

Please contact New Directions Education Ltd, Cardiff branch, for more information on this job vacancy, on 029 2039 0133 or click Apply Now to enquire about this job vacancy.

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