Teacher of Humanities – GCSE and A level (History/Geography)

Company: Polaris Education

Location: Horsham (School)

Contract Type: Full-time, Term Time

Closing Date: 15 May 2024

Salary: £31,000

Specific Hours: 35 hours pw

Teacher of Humanities – GCSE and A level (History/Geography)

Teacher of Humanities – GCSE and A level (History/Geography)

Contract type: Full-Time, Term Time Only

Salary: £31,000

Contract term: Permanent

Location: Horsham, West Sussex

Hours: Monday, Wednesday, Thursday & Friday 8.45 am – 4.30 pm, Tuesday 8.45am – 5pm

About our School

Apple Orchard is an expanding therapeutic community with a school attached. All young people in our care have significant SEMH concerns and as such we are looking for an Art and Humanities teacher with a passion to work with those who are most vulnerable and one who can build trusting, solid relationships. 

Our school, Apple Orchard, is a very important part of Apple Orchard and complements the work done by the care and therapy staff. The Head Teacher leads the experienced team of teachers and teaching assistants. Between them, they can offer a wide range of subjects which covers all of a modified National Curriculum. 

We are seeking to appoint a highly motivated and committed professional to join in the continued development and success of the school.  The successful candidate will have: 

  • the ability to motivate and encourage young people
  • high expectations and a clear vision of educational excellence
  • outstanding classroom ability and behaviour management practice
  • the ability to create and deliver stimulating programs of study in Geography, History, and Art
  • flexibility and willingness to work as part of our hardworking, supportive small team
  • ability to teach across other subjects
  • QTS / QTLS or a willingness to complete a teaching qualification

The successful candidate will be required to complete an enhanced DBS Check, the cost of which will be met by Apple Orchard School. 

Apple Orchard School is an equal opportunities employer and positively encourages applications from suitably qualified and eligible candidates. 

Apple Orchard School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people, and vulnerable adults and expects all staff to share this commitment. 

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