King Edward VI School is a popular 11-18 comprehensive school rated Good by OfSTED in 2014 with recognition of outstanding practice and high expectations. The school is well-regarded within the community and has a reputation for high quality teaching. Lichfield is a small, vibrant cathedral city which is easily accessible from the surrounding areas.

Links to an Application Form, Recruitment Monitoring Form & Guidance Notes are at the bottom of this page.

Teacher of History

Full time / Permanent / MPR-UPR

Required for September 2017

King Edward VI School Lichfield is seeking a well-qualified, imaginative History teacher with a high level of subject knowledge and a real passion for their subject. We expect the successful candidate to work as part of a strong team and be willing to participate in all aspects of school life including educational visits. The post is suitable for a current classroom teacher or for a Newly Qualified Teacher. This is a full-time role but flexibility for a part-time role for the coming year would be considered.

History is popular and successful from Key Stage 3 through to our thriving, successful Sixth Form. There is an excellent track record of success for examination courses and a high take-up for a wide range of additional extra-curricular opportunities and visits.

We are looking for a teacher with infectious enthusiasm, excellent communication skills with an ability to develop and maintain positive relationships with students, colleagues and parents. The appointed teacher will be expected to teach across the age and ability range over time, including GCSE and A-Level courses.

Closing date: Thursday 8 June 2017 – 12 noon.

Early applications from candidates required to give notice are welcome.

Interviews will take place as soon as possible after the closing date.

Department Overview Letter to Applicants – May 2017

Teacher Job Description 2016 17

Teacher Person Specification 2016 17

Letter to Applicants – May 2017


Lunchtime Supervisor – Grade 2

Required immediately

This is a permanent post working a maximum of 6.25 hours per week, term time only, within a supportive and well established team.  The salary scale is the Local Authority’s Grade 2 (£15115-£15613) – pro rata.  Actual starting salary will be in the region of £7.83- £8.09 per hour.  We are seeking to recruit to this post as soon as possible.

Closing date for applications: Friday 16 June 2017.

Letter to Applicants – May 2017

Lunchtime Supervisor JD PS


Interviews will be scheduled to take place soon after an application has been received.


If you have any queries please email: or call us on 01543 255714.

King Edward VI School Lichfield is an equal opportunities employer and is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. Successful applicants for all posts will be subject to an Enhanced Disclosure check by the Disclosure and Barring Service. 

A copy of the school’s safeguarding policy can be found here: Safeguarding Policy – October 2015

A copy of the school’s Safer Recruitment Policy can be found here: Safer Recruitment Policy 2016

Application Form R6 Teaching Staff       Application Form R3 Support Staff    Recruitment Monitoring Form