Teacher of History

Job Summary
Contract Type:
Fixed Term
Working Pattern:
Full time
Advert Start Date:
Advert End Date:
Closed for applications on 06/10/2022 09:00
£25,714 - £41,604 (M1 – UPS3) (pay award pending)
Hours per week:
Full time as in accordance with the Teachers’ Pay and Conditions document.
Job Category:
Schools - Teaching
Vacancy ID:
Employment Location:
St Cuthbert’s Catholic High School, Gretna Road, Newcastle upon Tyne, NE15 7PX
Post Number:
Number of posts:
Closing date:
6 Oct
Further Information
St Cuthbert's Catholic High School is part of the Bishop Bewick Catholic Education Trust. You will be employed by the Board of Trustees and will not be an employee of Newcastle City Council.

St Cuthbert's Catholic High School
Gretna Road
Newcastle upon Tyne
NE15 7PX

Full Time/Fixed Term (maternity cover)
Required from 30th January 2023

St Cuthbert’s Catholic High School is seeking to appoint an outstanding history teacher. The appointed candidate will become part of a highly successful department which aims to impart a love of history to the pupils in our care. We ensure that our boys develop a breadth and depth to their historical knowledge and challenge them to develop essentials skills to be successful historians. The successful candidate will have the opportunity to develop within an established and supportive team, learning from outstanding practitioners.

The ideal candidate will display a passion for history, delivering engaging lessons and inspiring our boys. We are looking for a dynamic teacher who will keep abreast of new developments in the pedagogy of the subject, improving their own practice as well as sharing with others. The successful candidate will bring history alive linking it to their context and current events so they can understand why they are studying the subject. Above all, we are looking for someone who will help our boys become better men as well as helping them to be fully aware of the context in which they live for their life after St Cuthbert’s.

This is an opportunity to join a well-established and aspirational department in an impressive, all-boys Catholic School that has enjoyed a reputation as a centre of educational excellence for over one hundred years. We welcome applications from newly qualified teachers or early career entrants as well as, experienced history teachers looking for a new challenge.

Application forms and further information are available by following the link on our website for submission by 9.00am Thursday 6th October 2022.

Applications may be sent electronically or in hard copy to:
Human Resources
St Cuthbert’s Catholic High School
Gretna Road
Newcastle upon Tyne
NE15 7PX

or by email: recruitment@scchs.org.uk

Applications will be acknowledged by email. Interviews will be held on Thursday 13th October 2022.

St Cuthbert’s is first and foremost a Catholic school. Applicants are not required to be practising Catholics but are expected to support and promote the school’s Catholic vision, mission and values.

If you do not hear from us you may assume that your application has not been successful.

The Governors of St Cuthbert’s Catholic High School, the Trustees of the Bishop Bewick Trust and the Diocese are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young persons. The successful candidate will be required to undergo an Enhanced Disclosure from the Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS). In accordance with Keeping Children Safe in Education 2022, an online search will be completed for shortlisted candidates.

St Cuthbert’s Catholic High School is a member of the Bishop Bewick Catholic Education Trust. The Bishop Bewick Catholic Education Trust, is a company limited by guarantee registered in England and Wales. Company Registration No. 7841435. It is an apostolate of the Roman Catholic Church under the episcopal jurisdiction of the Bishop of Hexham & Newcastle. Registered Office: Fenham Hall Drive, Newcastle upon Tyne, NE4 9YH www.bishopbewickcet.org
Please note
This job is closed for applications.