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Teacher of History - Full-time

Dartford Grammar School, Dartford

  • Ref:KCC886-5406-368T
  • Posted:18/09/2023
  • Pay:(MPS/UPS + LFA)
  • Start Date:January 2024
  • App Close Date:09/10/2023 at 09:00
  • Interviews:Week Commencing 9 October 2023


An enthusiastic and committed teacher to teach History in a high performing IB World School offering excellence within the state sector.


The post would be equally suitable for an exceptional new entrant to the profession or a more experienced teacher looking to return to the profession and who is looking for significant amounts of Sixth Form teaching in one of the largest sixth forms in the country.  A TLR would be available for an experienced candidate.


Dartford Grammar School is one of the highest performing schools nationally at Key Stage 4 and Key Stage 5, with excellent facilities, designated as ’outstandingly successful’ in successive national and international inspections.   The ability to teach a second subject would be welcome and a willingness to be an active participant in the extra-curricular life of the school are important. 


We are keen to hear from you if you are:

  • an excellent classroom practitioner
  • committed to raising achievement and transforming learning
  • well-organised, proactive and able to work effectively as part of a team
  • excited at the prospect of teaching bright, hard-working students


We can offer you:

  • the opportunity to inspire highly able and well-motivated students to fulfil and exceed their potential
  • a dynamic and supportive working environment
  • a well-established Induction Programme
  • opportunities for professional development


Please use the contact details below if you would like the opportunity to tour the school or to meet the Head of Department before making an application.


For further details and an application pack please contact the school - telephone: 01322 223039; fax: 01322 291426; e-mail: mbexley@dartfordgrammarschool.org.uk


Please return a completed application form, to the Head, Mr Julian Metcalf, Dartford Grammar School, West Hill, Dartford, Kent DA1 2HW.

Information about the school

Dartford Grammar School is a selective academy for boys, admitting girls to its sixth form. There are six forms of entry in each year group and all of the students joining the school are from the top 25% of the ability range. The students come from Dartford, neighbouring towns and villages, and nearby London boroughs. The current roll is 1,516 including 598 in the sixth form.

Job Contact Information

Fax: 01322 291426


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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.