Warning - This Vacancy is now Closed!

Teacher Of History And Politics - Full-time

St Edmund's School Canterbury, Canterbury

  • Ref:KCC886-6050-4T
  • Posted:01/04/2019
  • Pay:Competitive
  • Start Date:Sep 2019
  • App Close Date:18/04/2019 at 09:00
  • Interviews:Week Commencing 29th April


An exciting opportunity has arisen for an enthusiastic and inspiring Teacher of History and Politics, to teach up to A-level as part of our Senior School.  

The History department is interested in all pupils and the championing of the subject. We want History and Politics to be interesting, thought-provoking and inspiring. Pupils are nurtured with an emphasis on the development of skills and a sense of progress and purpose.

Experience of teaching to examination level will be an advantage; however applications from outstanding NQTs are warmly invited.  A willingness to contribute to the school’s wide extra-curricular programme would also be welcomed.

Applications must include a completed Teaching Staff Application Form, full curriculum vitae and a concise covering letter outlining the candidates's suitability for the post. 

Deadline: 09.00am Thursday 18th April 2019

Further particulars can be obtained from the school’s website or from the HR Manager- Sarah Hudson, by email to slh@stedmunds.org.uk

Information about the school

St Edmund's School is a co-educational day and boarding school with c. 570 pupils from the ages of 3 to 18. The school is officially designated “a school of religious character”.

The Pre-Prep, Junior, and Senior Schools are on the same site and are closely integrated, using the same Chapel, music and art facilities, dining hall, science laboratories and sports hall. The school prides itself on its friendly, family environment where every pupil is known and valued.

Although the majority of children are day pupils, one quarter of the school’s pupils are boarders, from a wide range of backgrounds. The school operates a five-day teaching week, but also runs a Saturday morning activities programme which is optional for Senior School day pupils. All boarders participate in both Saturday and Sunday activities programmes.

Job Contact Information

  • Name:Sarah Hudson
  • Address:St Thomas' Hill, Canterbury , Kent , CT2 8HU
  • Telephone: 01227 475633
  • Email: slh@stedmunds.org.uk


Below are documents that have been added to this vacancy.

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.