Staff Opportunities

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Teacher of Politics, Law and Citizenship -

Closing date: Monday 28th January, 2019 at 10:00am

MPS/UPS plus Outer London Allowance

Required for September 2018  

Ruislip High School opened in 2006 due to the demand for secondary school places in the local community.  In its short history, Ruislip High School has become a school of choice; it is a school both in, and for, its local community.  

In June 2018, Ruislip High School secured another excellent set of external examination results. At GCSE level, 74% of students attained 9-4 grades in both English and Mathematics and 50% for both 9-5 grades.

In 2018 the A-level Politics results were in the top 10% of results nationally. Citizenship is a compulsory GCSE for students at KS4. The school will also be offering Law A-level, as a new option, from September 2019.

We are seeking to appoint an enthusiastic and highly effective individual to teach A-level Politics, A-level Law and GCSE Citizenship.

The successful applicant will:

  • be an excellent and ambitious classroom teacher

  • have a good understanding of the current educational developments, especially those relating to classroom based practice

  • have the highest expectations of students

  • have an enthusiastic and positive approach within and beyond the classroom

  • have energy, stamina and a sense of humour

Why work at Ruislip High School?

  • Students and staff treat each other with respect. They share high aspirations which are realised through high expectations of everyone.  

  • The school has a comprehensive professional development programme tailored to individual needs, from NQT to middle and senior leadership; new staff are supported and guided by highly skilled and experienced colleagues, and by partners in external organisations.

  • Staff have a range of opportunities to collaborate and develop their career within the Vanguard Learning Trust.

  • Staff are afforded many benefits and rewards as part of the Vanguard Learning Trust’s entitlement package for staff.

  • There are excellent transport links with central London, Buckinghamshire, Hertfordshire and Berkshire.

Applications should be returned to: Justine O’Driscoll, HR Manager, Ruislip High School, Sidmouth Drive, Ruislip, Middlesex HA4 0BY or via email to

Closing date: Monday 28th January, 2019 at 10:00am

This academy is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of young people and expects all members of staff to share this commitment. An enhanced DBS disclosure is required for all posts.

Ruislip High School is an equal opportunities employer

Please click here to view the Introductory Staff Pack

Please click here to view the Staff Entitlement Document 

Please click here to download the teaching application form

Applications close Monday 28th January 2019