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Subject Leader of History

Full time
To start September 2023

Your role
We are looking for a committed and reflective individual who is able to lead and deliver high quality History teaching at King Edward VI School and provide a great learning experience for our students.

Your responsibilities
Are you passionate about leading teaching and learning in our History department? Do you have the skills and aptitudes necessary to work with a team of teachers who jointly aspire to deepen their passion for our craft and help students fulfil their potential?

You will need:
We are seeking to appoint a person who:

  • is passionate about History and is able to inspire our students with a similar love for the subject
  • is committed to comprehensive education, and to improving outcomes for young people
  • can lead and work effectively as part of a team, and make a positive contribution to our ethos and values

About us
King Edward VI CEVC School is a successful, oversubscribed 11-16 school with 1200 students on roll. We are situated in the historic town of Bury St Edmunds (‘the jewel in the crown of Suffolk’), surrounded by beautiful countryside – just over an hour by train to London, and a 30 minute drive to Cambridge.

We will offer you:
The opportunity to work with a supportive team of colleagues with a focus on putting our students at the centre of everything we do.

For more information:
For an informal discussion only, please contact Sarah Trueman, HR & Training Manager on 01284 761393 ext 225

How to apply:
Please see the attached information pack for more details and completed applications to be returned to

Closing date: 12 noon Monday 17 April 2023
Interview date: TBC

Information Pack

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