Head of History - Permanent

Head of History | Fantastic Secondary School | Solihull

An academically leading modern Secondary School in Solihull are looking for a Head of History in preparation for a September 2022 start. This is a permanent contract offered directly via the school.

This fantastic Head of History opportunity will allow you to help raise attainment and standards across the history department and work alongside a range of the SLT and Senior Teachers. It will provide you the chance to develop yourself further and help install and nurture the solid foundations for this future outstanding school.

This is an ultra-modern & contemporary school. They provide a stimulating, creative and results-driven environment and are eager to create a model of excellence in supporting younger people and the wider community.

As the Head of History, you will be leading a team of History Teachers specialising in teaching KS4 & KS5 History If you can teach any specification listed, please apply now!

Please read on to find out more information about this RARE Head of History opportunity


  • Head of History
  • Leading a team throughout the History Department
  • Helping achieve Ofsted and SIAMS inspection judgements of outstanding / excellent;
  • Ensuring the academic standards are high and leading from the front
  • Embedding the ethos of the school
  • September 2022
  • Permanent Head of History role
  • Located - Solihull


  • Must have UK QTS
  • You must be a natural leader and look to coach & develop others
  • Current Head of History or an experienced History teacher ready for responsibility
  • Must be able to lead from the front & drive the standards
  • Strong subject knowledge is essential
  • Must be qualified to teach History to KS5
  • Previous responsibility within a History Department is desirable, but not essential


  • Fantastic behaviour throughout
  • Great ethos & attitude towards striving for excellence
  • Plenty of CPD opportunities
  • High staff retention rates
  • Good public transport links
  • Staff car park

If you are interested in this Head of History opportunity, you can register from the comfort of your own home and visits to the school can be arranged immediately.

Apply for this Head of History opportunity by sending your CV to Mike at Clarus Education. You will be contacted by us shortly after (if shortlisted).

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Head of History | Fantastic Secondary School | Solihull

West Midlands, England, UK