Job description


  • Entry level
  • No Education
  • Salary to negotiate
  • Blackheath


This school opened in 2005 and is an all-through academy from age 3 to 18, delivering excellent education from toddlers into young adults. The school has excellent achievement for children at the heart of their community. The school is part of a federation that has over 400 teachers across it that share ideas and practises to constantly develop and grow within the school.
The school has a vibrant atmosphere which has a diverse demographic. The ethos and values of the school remain a focus point to cultivate aspiration amongst the students and ensure that an 'every child matters' approach is filtered amongst the school and trust. The school is well led, and are open and honest about the advantages of teaching at the school and also the school's weaknesses; senior leaders are devoted to constantly improving the school in every aspect.
Behaviour at the school is no longer an issue. With a new Head Teacher coming into post in 2013 over the last 6 years' behaviour strategies have been put in place to improve behaviour tremendously. The school are now in a position where they are seeking to take their achievements in GCSE and A Level to the next level with the majority of staff and students on-board to doing that. The kids come to school wanting to learn and achieve. This is evidenced as the current sixth forms achievement is very strong.
The schools current History Teacher is relocating, thus them needing a History Teacher to join an already motivated department.
Whether you are a trainee, newly or recently qualified teacher, a more established and experienced teacher, or a middle leader, the school in question provide the ideal environment for you to develop as a professional and be amongst some of the best teachers in the profession.
If this sounds like a school, you would be interested to teach in then email your CV across to

This History Teacher role in Lewisham would include;
*Teaching KS3, GCSE and A Level Students History
*Cultivate and inspire students to constantly improve their knowledge, understanding and depth about the History curriculum
*Working alongside a high achieving department delivering exceptional lessons
*Differentiating lessons to support all pupils in class
*Encouraging students to believe for great and aspire to achieve big
*Working at the school on a temp to perm basis with a daily rate of up to £200 (depending on experience) in the first instance

This History Teacher would be;
*A confident teacher that is driven by the potential and achievement of their students
*A teacher that is willing to take on new practices and share practises with other members of staff; a real team player!
*Experienced in teaching KS3 and KS4 History (KS5 experience is desirable but not essential)
*Comfortable with working as an individual, being self-motivated and driving attainment, achievement, success and depth into their students

If this role is for you, call Kyle Burgher at Tradewind Recruitment on 0207 845 5450 opt 2 or email your updated CV to
Plus, recommend a friend who is looking for a new role and we will thank you with £100 referral fee for any teachers we also find work for.

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About the company

Tradewind Recruitment is one of the UK’s leading teaching agencies, specialising in matching teachers and support staff with their dream job, and helping primary, secondary and SEN schools recruit for a wide range of roles since 2001.

Whether you are a teacher looking for your next job, or a school looking for your ideal candidate, we are the agency best placed to help you. With 11 offices across the UK including Bristol, Birmingham, Chelmsford, Hull, Lincolnshire, London, Manchester, Preston, Nottingham, Sheffield and St Albans - and continuing to expand; we've got you covered.