A genuine passion for History;
The ability to teach up to GCSE level
A desire to further improve the overall achievement and success of History within the school;
An optimistic outlook and the skill to encourage students;
In the schools visited history was generally a popular and successful subject, which many pupils enjoyed. Achievement was good or outstanding in 63 of the 83 primary schools and 59 of the 83 secondary schools visited.
History was successful in most of the secondary schools visited because it was well taught, notably in examination classes at GCSE and A level.
The large majority of these history teachers were very well-qualified. In the large majority of the schools visited, the quality of the provision also reflected the strong leadership of the history departments.
The Role of a Supply History Teacher :
Teach all areas of the school curriculum or your subject specialism;
Organise the classroom and learning resources to create a positive teaching environment;
Plan, prepare and teach lessons that cater for all student ability ranges;
Motivate pupils with enthusiastic, imaginative presentation;
Meet requirements for the assessment and recording of pupils' development;
Coordinate activities and resources within a specific area of the curriculum, supporting colleagues in the delivery of this specialist area;
Staying up to date with changes and developments in the structure of the curriculum;
Take part in school events and activities which may take place at weekends or in the evening;
Liaise with colleagues and working flexibly, particularly within smaller schools.
What can you expect from New Directions Education?
A dedicated account manager;
Regular and varied teaching supply work;
Competitive pay rates;
Potential long-term teaching roles;
Fully compliant with the Agency Workers Regulation (AWR);
Network of branches across the UK;
Preferred supplier to 19 boroughs across the UK;
Respected reputation throughout the education and recruitment industry.