Head of Humanities in Wandsworth

28 Oct 2013
25 Nov 2013
Catherine O'leary
Full Time

Head of Humanities in Wandsworth

Capita Education Resourcing is working with a secondary school in Wandsworth to appoint a full time, talented, well qualified and enthusiastic Head of Humanities to start in January 2014.

This is a good and school with good academic standards. The school ethos promotes the realisation of potential, achieved through excellent teaching and high standards of student behaviour.

You will be joining a successful and innovative department with extremely supportive staff and excellent resources. This is an excellent opportunity for professional development with an experienced and supportive Leadership Team.

The school itself is an 11-18 mixed comprehensive situated close to the train-line and local bus routes.

Subjects taught under the department include History, Citizenship, Geography, Sociology and Religious Studies. The department achieves solid results but is looking to take the next step and improve upon these. The department currently offers 3 subjects at A-Level.

The schools next Head of department will be a passionate teacher who has the ability to manage and lead a highly successful department. The HOD will need to be able to lead by example and should be able to teach two subjects both to A-Level. If you aspiring to the role of Head of Department you should have strong experience in a second in charge role and plenty of fresh ideas to continue the upward trend in results.

The role is permanent and the salary offer is open to negotiation dependent upon experience.

The school is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare and safety of young people. The successful candidate will be subject to an enhanced criminal records check (DBS).

For more information please contact Catherine O'Leary at Capita Education Resourcing on 0207 202 0031 or email your CV to catherine.o'