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Head Of Humanities - Full-time

The Holmesdale School, Snodland

  • Ref:KCC886-4065-351T
  • Posted:02/11/2018
  • Pay:MPS/UPS + TLR2a £6,641
  • Start Date:Jan 2019
  • App Close Date:22/11/2018 at 09:00
  • Interviews:Week commencing 26 November 2018

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Head of Humanities

 

TLR2a £6,641

 

 Required January/April 2019

The Holmesdale School is a well-established 11-18 co-educational school on the Kent and Medway borders. Having undergone a rebuild in 2007, we have modern and exceptionally well-resourced provisions. Whilst our facilities are state of the art, our ethos is founded on traditional values of hard work and discipline.

 We are looking to appoint a Head of Humanities to lead a developing Humanities team. This role is perfect for someone looking for a middle leadership role where they really can have an impact.

 We can offer you:

  • Opportunities to teach your specialist subject to GCSE & A-Level
  • Opportunities for accelerated promotion for outstanding teachers
  • Extensive and individualised professional development programme
  • A new school with outstanding facilities
  • An opportunity to change lives through education

 You will be:

  • An excellent teacher of History or Geography
  • The ability to teach at KS4 is essential and KS5 is highly desirable
  • Innovative in your approach to teaching
  • Able to achieve excellent examination results for children
  • Motivated by a desire to change lives
  • A qualified teacher

 Apply online or download an application pack from the vacancies link of our website www.holmesdale.kent.sch.uk and email to hr@holmesdale.kent.sch.uk . Email the HR Department at the same email address for more information or to arrange an informal visit.

 Closing date: 22 November 2018

Interviews: Week commencing 26 November 2018

 

The Holmesdale School is committed to the safeguarding and promotion of welfare of all children and young people. All successful candidates will be subject to an Enhanced DBS disclosure, CV, Occupational Health and Teaching Agency check as well as receipt of two satisfactory references.

 

Candidates will be contacted if they are successfully shortlisted for interview.

 

Information about the school

The Holmesdale School is a well-established 11-18 co-educational school, in the heart of the Medway Valley. The school was rebuilt in 2007. This provides our community with modern, exceptionally well-resourced facilities; yet the school ethos is founded on traditional values. The school has been through a difficult period but it is an excellent place for those who really want to make a difference. The school has been through a difficult period but it is an excellent place for those who really want to make a difference.

The development and well-being of each individual child is at the heart of our moral purpose. These values are embedded through our moral code; honesty, kindness, courage and diligence.

Our school motto is Believe Aspire Succeed and at Holmesdale we unlock potential and transform lives through exceptional education by inspiring our students to:

• Believe in themselves • Aspire to achieve and • Succeed academically, socially and personally.

We achieve this through; • Excellent Teaching • State of the art facilities and an excellent climate for learning • Supporting students to be the best they can be • Being big enough for choice, small enough to care.

Holmesdale has a friendly and supportive, but disciplined, environment and provides extensive learning opportunities which unlock students self-belief and aspiration.

Job Contact Information

  • Name:Sian Bartle HR Manager
  • Address:The Holmesdale School, Malling Road, Snodland, Kent, ME6 5HS
  • Telephone: 01634 240416
  • Email: hr@holmesdale.kent.sch.uk

Fax: 01634 244041

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Our School and all its personnel are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of the children. This post is subject to an Enhanced Disclosure Application to the Disclosure and Barring Service.