Salary: Outer London
Hours: Full Time, Permanent
Start date: April or September 2018
NQT's Considered: Yes
An exciting opportunity has arisen to join one of the top performing schools in Bexley as Geography Teacher.
Townley Grammar School is a multicultural girls' selective school with specialism in Performing and Visual Arts with Mathematics and Computing.
Rated as Outstanding by OFSTED in November 2015, some of the key findings are:
- Teaching is outstanding. Teachers are passionate about their subjects, have high expectations and excellent subject knowledge. They support the leadership of the academy in its ambitious vision of success and the very best for all pupils
- The Headteacher and senior leaders are relentless in their drive for the very best outcomes for pupils at the academy.
- Pupils behave exceptionally well in lessons and around the academy site. They are polite and engaging. They fully appreciate what the academy offers them and have excellent attitudes to learning.
This is an exciting opportunity to teach well motivated pupils in an oversubscribed school of 1500 with a thriving co-educational sixth form of over 400. Our students are bright, articulate and engaging.
We are looking for an ambitious and inspirational teacher of Geography to join a well-resourced, highly skilled and successful department which is part of the Humanities cluster. Geography is taught as a discrete subject to all students in key stages 3 and 4 and is also a popular subject in key stage 5.
Ability to teach Geography at all KS3, KS4 and KS5 is essential.
The ability to teach the physical section/aspects of the course to A2 would be an advantage.
The school offers a full induction programme for all new members of staff with excellent professional development opportunities.
Closing Date for Applications: Sunday 18th February 2018, Interviews in week commencing 19th February 2018.
The school is an equal opportunities employer and is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people.
The School operates a no smoking policy