Abraham Moss Community School Teacher of History

A qualified and enthusiastic History Teacher is needed to join the Humanities Faculty to teach History at Key Stages 3 and 4.. This position is Permanent, Full Time.

  • Location: Manchester
  • Salary: Main Scale £24,373-£35,971 per annum
  • Contract: Full Time Permanent
  • Applications Close: 28 April 2020 09:00
  • Start Date: 01/09/2020
  • NQTs Considered: Yes

Job details

The ideal candidate will:

  • Be an outstanding and passionate teacher
  • Have a proven track record
  • Be a committed team player
  • Have the ability to engage and inspire pupils
  • Be committed to inclusion and to ensuring that no child is left behind

The Humanities Faculty covers 4 subject areas: Geography, History, RS and Citizenship. The Faculty is well resourced with access to excellent facilities. The quality of teaching and learning is high. There is strong distributed leadership and teamwork within the Faculty. Pupils make excellent progress at all levels.

We teach the AQA specification for both History and Citizenship GCSE. Citizenship is taught as a discrete subject at Key Stage 4 only. It is taught within the PSHE curriculum at Key Stage 3 by form tutors.

We are as committed to staff well-being as to pupil well-being. Full time staff work four and half days a week but are paid for 5 days, with the secondary phase closing at 12.30 every Friday for all staff and pupils.

We place a great focus on staff development, at all levels with an extensive programme of professional development which offers a whole range of opportunities for colleagues' development.

Abraham Moss is an inclusive school where children flourish. There is barrier-free provision for pupils with physical disabilities. English as an Additional Language teaching is a strength. Our ethos attracts pupils and staff who are committed to a multi-ethnic 3 -16 Community School where there are good relationships, good teaching and many opportunities.

Abraham Moss is a very interesting all-through school located in and alongside the Abraham Moss Centre. It attracts a committed and stimulating intake of pupils from a socially and culturally diverse area. There is a superb range of highly motivated teaching and associate staff, all committed to high levels of achievement and participation in learning. Development of language across the school is key

Please ensure you complete a letter of application based on the person specification criteria. See guidance notes to help you.

Once completed please return your application form with your covering letter, based on the person specification, addressed to Mrs L Wilson, Associate Headteacher.

Safeguarding information

We are fully committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, younger learners and vulnerable adults and we expect all staff and volunteers to share the same commitment. The above post will be subject to enhanced DBS checks, satisfactory references and will be exempt from the provisions of the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974.

How to apply - information for applicants

Email your application to: n.taker@abrahammoss.manchester.sch.uk 

Post your application to the schools address.

Please note CV's are not accepted as part of the selection process.

This post is also subject to satisfactory references, proof of right to work in the UK in accordance with the Asylum and Immigration Act 1996 and other pre-employment checks where applicable. 

We are an Equal Opportunities Employer and we positively welcome applications from all candidates regardless of age, disability, gender reassignment, marriage and civil partnership, pregnancy and maternity, race, religion or belief, sex and sexual orientation. 

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Closing Date: 28 April 2020 09:00

Please quote vacancy reference - MCC352/4271-193S