Head of Geography

Recruiter
Hays Specialist Recruitment Limited
Location
Birmingham
Salary
£24,243 per annum
Posted
27 Jul 2017
Closes
17 Aug 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Head of Geography, permanent, full time, paid to scale + TLR, September start.

Hays Education are delighted to be working on behalf of a large secondary school in North East Birmingham to recruit for a Head of Geography for a permanent role to start in September 2017. This is a full time teaching role offered 5 days per week across KS3 to KS5. Initial tours of the school can be arranged by Hays Education as a first step in your application.

Your new School
This school is on the up and up and having appointed a new Headteacher is heading in a fantastic direction! Their newly introduced personalised curriculum will provide an educational pathway for every child that is tailored towards their individual needs and aspirations. The staff show a relentless focus on inspirational teaching and foster an atmosphere of mutual trust and respect. The school has a true focus on British values, recognising the multi-cultural, multi-faith and ever-changing nature of the United Kingdom. They follow a rigorous diversity and equality scheme, which seeks to eradicate discrimination against any individual or group, regardless of faith, ethnicity, nationality, gender, sexuality, disability, political or financial status, or similar. The school are part of a Trust that was founded in 2015 and its approach is to offer schools and academies bespoke, local solution sponsorship arrangements. The Trust works closely with its leaders to ensure the CORE Values are embodied by the staff and children in its schools and academies.

Your new Role
In your new secondary Head of Department role (Geography) you'll be required to teach the current Geography curriculum across the school. The school are seeking to appoint an inspirational Curriculum Leader to take full responsibility for the leadership of the Geography curriculum. The post holder will be expected to develop a team culture that fosters collaborative working between all teaching staff in the subject, ensuring a focused commitment to the delivery of a high quality learning experience, with excellent examination results for all students.

The role is offered as a permanent post full time, Monday to Friday and extra participation in the life of the school is expected. Due to the nature of the role it is offered as a paid to scale post with a TLR. All applications are to be dealt with by Hays Education and visits to the school can be arranged and are encouraged.

What you'll need to succeed
To be successful in your new teaching job you will have completed your studies and hold QTS. You will be an experienced Geography teacher that is passionate about student progress and is committed to helping pupils to achieve their academic potential. The ideal candidate would have been in a long term or permanent teaching role and will be able to supply Hays with outstanding references from the previous employer.

What you'll need to do now
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