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Teacher of History - Full-time/Part-time

Bennett Memorial Diocesan School, Tunbridge Wells

  • Ref:KCC886-5464-91T
  • Posted:16/03/2023
  • Pay:commensurate with experience
  • Start Date:September 2023
  • App Close Date:14/04/2023 at 09:00
  • Interviews:To be confirmed


This is an exciting opportunity for an ambitious Teacher of History, to join the history team in this exceptionally successful school.  We are interested in applications from teachers with commitment to teaching history to A Level and an interest in developing their career. The capacity to teach a second subject, perhaps RE or philosophy would be advantageous. We are happy to consider applications from those seeking a part time role.

 Bennett students are highly motivated and enthusiastic about learning and taking part in the huge range of enrichment activities that we offer. 

As the Kent Teaching School hub, we are committed to providing strong and sustained professional development for all colleagues who work with us.

Priority places at the school are available for children of staff.

We welcome pre-application visits to the school.

Our staff are highly committed and we have a strong and positive school ethos.

Thank you for your interest. Should you wish to visit the school informally or to discuss any aspect of the advertised post before applying, please email: recruitment@bennett.kent.sch.uk

For full details and application form please visit our website: www.bennettmemorial.co.uk

CVs cannot be accepted. Please complete and return our application form to recruitment@bennett.kent.sch.uk.

Bennett  Memorial Diocesan School is part of the Tenex Schools Trust

Closing date: 14th April 2023

Interview date will be confirmed on being short listed.  We reserve the right to close this vacancy early should we receive sufficient applications

 This school is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.  All posts are subject to a satisfactory enhanced disclosure check

Information about the school

Situated in Tunbridge Wells, with excellent transport links to London, Bennett is a popular and over-subscribed academy with an enviable record of outstanding academic achievement over many years. A Church of England co-educational school with independent academy status

• 1,850 on roll including 390 in the Sixth Form • Judged Outstanding in every area by Ofsted in 2012
• World Class School Quality Mark reaccreditation in 2021
• Outstanding GCSE and A Level results • Excellent reputation; oversubscribed

Job Contact Information

  • Name:Mrs Karolina Seath, HR Manager
  • Address:Culverden Down, Tunbridge Wells , Kent, TN4 9SH
  • Telephone: (01892) 521595
  • Email: recruitment@bennett.kent.sch.uk

Fax: (01892) 514424


Below are documents that have been added to this vacancy.

We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of all our students. You are advised that this post is subject to the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974 (Exceptions) Order 1975 (Amendment) (England and Wales) Order 2020 and therefore this post is subject to an Enhanced Disclosure Application to the Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS). Please be aware that schools are also required to undertake online recruitment checks on shortlisted candidates under changes to Keeping Children Safe in Legislation.