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Director Of Learning Humanities - Full-time

Dartford Science and Technology College, Dartford

  • Ref:KCC886-4026-247L
  • Posted:12/02/2021
  • Pay:L8 -L12 dependent on experience
  • Start Date:September 2021
  • App Close Date:03/03/2021 at 12:00
  • Interviews:TBC


Are you a Geography specialist who wants to lead a team .....


  • in a school that teaches Geography, History, RE and ICE* separately at KS4 and Criminology at KS5?
  • where there are good facilities and a strong Humanities team of teachers?
  • in an Ofsted ‘good’ school?
  • in a school that consistently gets good results and has high aspirations?
  • in an all girls environment up to KS4? ( We accept boys at KS5)
  • where there is potential to introduce Geography A  level at KS5.


.....then this job vacancy is for you.

* ICE is Individual Character Education, a bespoke curriculum including PSHE, Citizenship, SMSC, Mental Health and Relationships and Sex Education.


Information about the school

Why work at Dartford Science and Technology College?

DSTC is a small, non-selective secondary school for girls in Dartford. We are family-centred with high aspirations and pride ourselves on having small average class sizes and excellent pastoral care. This is a place where "pupils achieve well and thrive" and "all groups of pupils achieve well" (Ofsted March 2017). Ofsted graded the school Good overall and Good in each category and noted that "there is a positive climate for learning throughout the school".

Lessons at DSTC have a calm and purposeful atmosphere with the students showing a genuine interest in learning. Our teachers tell us they enjoy being able to teach and enable the students to learn with very little disruption.

We are a Co-operative Trust school and are committed to supporting our workforce to be the best they can be. We can offer accelerated professional development with a personalised approach to developing all staff through coaching, mentoring and both internal and external training. Our new staff will have unparalleled opportunities to learn and bring excellent practice to bear in raising achievement for the students of DSTC.

Job Contact Information

Fax: 01322 222445


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.