Job Title: Head of Humanities


Competitive salary depending on skills and experience





Start date

September 2016

Closing date

Please apply as soon as possible as the vacancy will be closed immediately once a suitable candidate has been appointed.




Are you interested in working in a dynamic and innovative new school to make a difference for children?
Do you want to help influence our future as part of an ambitious, dedicated and enterprising team?
Can you add value and bring energy and expertise that will give us capacity to develop as the school grows?

We are seeking to appoint a creative and inspirational individual who can build on the excellent reputation in Humanities to secure outstanding GCSE success and build the school vision of developing students as self-directed learners through creating a REAL Project Based Learning pedagogy.

School visits

School visits are warmly welcome as are informal discussions with our Head, Mrs. Karin Rowsell. Please contact Andrew Lau  on 020 3597 3675 or via email if you wish to arrange either of these.


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Application pack

Application form

Committed to safeguarding

Wapping High School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.

Our rigorous recruitment procedure includes DBS and medical screening and confirmation of qualifications.

Further information

For more information, please contact Andrew Lau the Heads PA

Wapping High School, 153 Commercial Road, London, E1 2DA

Tel: 020 3597 3675 email: