Ref 174724
Grade MPS
Term Full Time
Perm / Temp Permanent
Required From 01/09/2021 
Closing Date 3pm 15/04/2021 
Preston Road , Longridge , Preston , Lancashire , PR3 3AR
Tel: 01772 782316
School website:
Roll: 756
TEACHER OF HISTORY (KS3/4) (Permanent Main Scale) required for September 2021

Longridge High School is based in the green and beautiful Ribble Valley. The school draws a truly comprehensive range of pupils. The History department is a strong, positive and forward thinking team that produces good results and is a very popular choice at GCSE taking pupils of all abilities.

Our pupils deserve the very best
If you are an inspirational and enthusiastic teacher who is committed to achieving the very best outcomes for all pupils at KS3 and KS4, then we would like to hear from you.

We are looking for:
  • An excellent and ambitious teacher who believes every child has the potential to succeed in History.
  • A person who has excellent and demonstrable subject knowledge of History at KS3 and KS4.
  • A person who is passionate about History and is able to challenge and inspire all our pupils by bringing the subject to life in the classroom.
  • A person who can enthuse pupils at both key stages by delivering active and engaging learning in History.
  • The right person to make their mark in a team, who is also willing to contribute to the wider life of the school.
  • The ability to offer a second teaching subject at KS3, not necessarily Humanities.
  • An individual who wants to continually improve his/her own practice through professional development.

    We can provide:
  • A school which is moving forwards and developing to provide an excellent education for all its pupils.
  • A History team that have a real passion for their subject area.
  • A strong ethos of high expectations and aspirations, with good results in GCSE History.
  • The opportunity to grow and develop within a committed and supportive environment.
  • A location that is easily accessible from the M55 and the M6, with access to local historical sites of significance to aid further study.

    Applications are welcome from newly qualified teachers and experienced teachers.

    If this is you, then please apply:
  • On-line at
  • Email the school on

    Closing date for applications: Thursday 15th April 2021 3.00pm
    Shortlisting: Friday 16th April 2021 9.00am
    Interviews: Thursday 22nd April 2021
    Longridge High School is committed to ensuring the safety of all its children and young people. This post is subject to
    a Disclosure and Barring Service check.

    Rehabilitation The post you are applying for is covered by the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974 (Exceptions) Order 1975 (as amended in 2013). If successful you will be required to apply to the Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) for a 'disclosure'. Information provided by you or the Disclosure and Barring Service will be dealt with in a confidential manner in accordance with the DBS's Code of Practice. You may view the Code of Practice on the DBS website at or alternatively a copy is available on request. Lancashire County Council has a Handling of DBS Certificate Information Policy this is available from the recruiting manager to applicants who are asked to complete a DBS application.
    Lancashire County Council has a Policy Statement on the Recruitment of Ex-offenders this is available to all applicants upon request.
  • Proposed Interview Date:

    Application forms and further details are available from/returnable to

    LCC approved application form available on LCC website. Please return completed application form to jobs@lhs.lancs

    We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.