history teacher secondary school




History teachers at secondary schools provide education to students, commonly children and young adults, in a secondary school setting. They are usually subject teachers, specialised and instructing in their own field of study, history. They prepare lesson plans and materials, monitor the students’ progress, assist individually when necessary, and evaluate the students’ knowledge and performance on the subject of history through assignments, tests and examinations.

Alternative label

  • high school history teacher

  • secondary school history teacher

  • history tutor in high school

  • history teacher

  • high school history tutor

  • teacher of history in secondary school

  • history tutor in secondary school

  • secondary school history tutor

  • history teacher in high school

  • teacher of history in high school

Regulatory aspect

To see if and how this occupation is regulated in EU Member States, EEA countries or Switzerland please consult the Regulated Professions Database of the Commission. Regulated Professions Database: http://ec.europa.eu/growth/single-market/services/free-movement-professionals/qualifications-recognition_en


Essential skills and competences

Essential Knowledge

Optional skills and competences

Optional Knowledge



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