Senior School

Teacher of History (Maternity cover): Required September 2021


Bede's seeks to appoint an outstanding History teacher as a maternity cover for the academic year 2021-2022.

You will be enthusiastic and inspirational, determined to inspire young Historians and to help inculcate a very real love for the subject. We offer History at GCSE and A Level (where numbers have increased hugely in recent years) and Government & Politics at A Level. Depending on your interests, you could be teaching any or all of these courses.

The History Department is under the aegis of Mr James Whitaker, who is also the Head Of the Humanities Faculty. As well as being a part of the faculty, you will also play a full role in the pastoral and co-curricular life of the school.

What we offer you: a salary based on the generous Bede’s teacher pay scale; an exciting and innovative environment where you can excel in the delivery of academic excellence and a co-curricular programme that is the envy of many; professional development opportunities that will enable you to be the best you can be.

We would welcome applications from those at any stage of their career. 

To find out more about Bede’s, and the position, please see the brochure and job description below.

Applications, with a covering letter and completed form, including contact details of two referees, should reach the Headmaster via by 9am on Friday 14th May.

Applications will be considered as they are received up until the closing date. Early applications are encouraged.

Bede’s Trust is committed to building a truly inclusive school and cultivating a culture of equality, diversity and kindness. We believe that a diverse staff body reflects and supports the diversity of our students and wider society. We are an equal opportunity employer and in recruiting for our team, we welcome the unique contributions that you can bring in terms of your education, opinions, culture, ethnicity, race, sex, gender identity and expressions, nation of origin, age, languages spoken, colour, religion, disability, sexual orientation and beliefs.

Bede’s is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. All offers of employment are subject to satisfactory references and an Enhanced DBS check

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