Teacher of History

Recruiter
Uppingham School
Location
Leicestershire
Salary
Competitive plus benefits
Posted
01 Mar 2018
Closes
15 Mar 2018
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

This is an exciting opportunity to teach History to highly committed pupils at a leading, historic school in a popular and thriving History Department.

Pupils at Uppingham choose to study History because they find it intellectually stimulating and they are willing to engage with complex ideas. With your excellent subject knowledge and classroom management skills you will have the opportunity to encourage the pupils to challenge themselves in their studies to GCSE level, A levels and beyond.

This position would suit an experienced teacher or an NQT and is also available to talented and ambitious candidates who wish to undertake training and complete a teaching qualification whilst working.

Teachers at Uppingham play a full part in the life of this seven-day week boarding school, by taking on responsibilities in addition to classroom teaching. The co-curricular programme is exceptionally varied and includes a wide range of sports, CCF, community service and the Duke of Edinburgh Award. Each teacher is also attached as a tutor to one of the School's fifteen boarding houses.

Uppingham School offers several benefits such as a pension scheme, a 50% contribution to premiums for the School's private health scheme, as well as free membership of the School's dual-use Sports Centre and a school fee discount scheme for children of staff (75% discount on day fees). Accommodation may be available.

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Closing date: Wednesday 14 th March 2018.

Interviews: week beginning Monday 19 th March 2018.

Uppingham School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, and applicants must be willing to undergo child protection screening appropriate to the post, including checks with past employers and the DBS.