Head of Politics

Website New Hall School

The School requires, from September 2024:

Head of Politics

Salary: £37,000pa-£64,500pa

Generous School fee remission; membership of Teachers’ Pension Scheme

Excellent benefits & CPD, including funding for study/training

Lunch without charge in term time


We are seeking a well-qualified teacher to lead the Politics provision across the School from Years 5-13. This is an excellent opportunity for career development in one of the largest co-educational independent schools in the UK. The successful candidate will be able to teach Politics to A Level. They will inspire students with a passion for Politics through both the curriculum and the co-curriculum.

A Level Politics is an established and extremely popular option at New Hall, regularly attracting the highest uptake of all A Level subjects. With almost 70 students studying the subject, the Department is one of the largest A Level Politics departments in the UK. Students have the opportunity to participate in Model United Nations, and weekly debating competitions. The School also launched a new initiative in 2023; its bespoke UAS Politics literacy course for Year 10 GCSE cohorts, accredited by AQA.

New Hall is committed to increasing the number of staff from ethnic minorities, across all roles and at all levels, to reflect our diverse student population. The Equal Opportunities Policy can be found on the website.

Applications considered on a rolling basis until midday, Monday 26 February 2024

JOB ID: NH0497

For further details and an Application Form, please visit: www.newhallschool.co.uk/job-opportunities or contact a member of the HR Department on 01245 467 588.

New Hall is committed to safeguarding students. There will be an enhanced DBS check prior to appointment.

New Hall School Trust: Registered Office at New Hall School • Limited Company (05472420) • Registered Charity (1110286) • Registered in England

Contact Name: HR
Contact Email: HR@newhallschool.co.uk
Application URL: https://www.newhallschool.co.uk/about/job-opportunities/

To apply for this job please visit www.newhallschool.co.uk.