Teacher of History

“Pupils achieve very high standards and make excellent progress from their starting points.”

“The leadership of teaching is very well developed so that staff are well supported to improve their practice.  As a result, staff blossom, including those new to the profession”

“OUTSTANDING in all areas” – Ofsted 2017

We are seeking to appoint an outstanding Teacher of History to join this successful department and teach up to and including A Level. The position could suit either an experienced teacher or a recently qualified teacher with the appropriate experience.  We welcome applications from NQTs and actively support new teachers with an established and extensive NQT programme.  We are as committed to your development as we will expect you to be to the progress of your students.

The successful applicant will have strong subject knowledge, and be a reflective practitioner who embraces emerging technologies and has passionate enthusiasm for teaching and History.  

The History department achieved 85% A*-C at GCSE and 100% pass rate at A level in 2017.  Strong academic results, great teamwork and a drive for excellence set this school apart.  

Whilst primarily a History position we would be excited to receive applications from candidates with the ability to teach Government and Politics at A level.

Guildford County School is the most oversubscribed school in Surrey and enjoys an excellent reputation in the local community.  Our students and staff are widely praised for their passion and dedication.

For further information please contact Sarah Mackenzie, HR Officer on 01483 504089 or email

Closing date:                         10am, Monday, 12th March

Provisional Interview Date: Thursday, 15th March

We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expect all staff and volunteers to share in this obligation. The successful candidate will be required to undertake an enhanced disclosure by the DBS.


Vacancy Closing Date: 12/03/2018

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