History Teacher

Do you want to be part of a team where you will help make a lasting impact on students?

Are you able to enthuse and motivate students to bring out the best in them?


We are looking to appoint an outstanding History teacher, who will enjoy working in a school that values and delivers excellent professional development. The successful candidate will be capable of inspiring students through their passion for the subject, and have a firm belief in the potential of all students.  Experience of teaching History to KS5 is desirable. A TLR allowance is available for an exceptional candidate or someone with suitable experience looking to take on additional leadership responsibility.

What we are looking for:

  • Someone with a confident understanding of the curriculum and the ability to inspire students through their passion and knowledge for History
  • Applications are welcome from NQTs, from more experienced colleagues who are looking for a change or someone considering returning to teaching where you will be fully supported back into the classroom
  • Ideally, you will be able to offer a second subject
  • A successful teacher who believes in bringing out the best in every student
  • Part time applications would be considered

Why choose our school?

  • We offer excellent opportunities for professional development and a bespoke programme of support and training based on individual needs
  • Transport links are excellent with the M1, M25, A1 and A41 being close by
  • Heavily subsidised childcare at our Little Gems Nursery
  • Free gym membership to all employees across the Bushey St James Trust
  • Employee Assistance Programme for support and guidance on health, legal and personal matters
  • Eye Care Voucher Scheme

To apply for this full-time post please send in a completed application form along with a covering letter, addressed to Mr J Turner, Executive Principal.  Your completed application form and letter should be returned to Sheniece Fyffe, HR Manager by post or by email to:  [email protected] by the deadline. Alternatively, please contact the HR team on 020 8955 8833.

Please note that CV’s and late applications will not be accepted and you must have the right to work in the UK.

Closing Date for applications:   Tuesday 4th June 2024 (9am)

                                    Interviews:     TBC

We reserve the right to make an appointment before the closing date, so early applications are advised.

Bushey St James Trust is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff to share this commitment.  An offer of employment will be subject to a number of pre-employment checks including ID and Right to Work in the UK, satisfactory written references, occupational health check and a successful Enhanced DBS check.

History Teacher – Job Description

History Teacher – Person Specification

Application Form – Teacher