Head of Geography, Ardwick, Manchester, M13 0LF

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Dean Trust ArdwickArdwick, Manchester, M13 0LF

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Contract type: Full Time
Salary: Undisclosed
Contract term: Permanent
Suitable for NQTs: Yes

Our vision is simply that 'everyone can achieve their highest potential and ambition through daily personal and academic excellence.' 

Situated on Stockport Road, a main route into Manchester city centre, we are in the heart of the Ardwick community and just next door to Longsight.   

We are a local school for local children, and we are here to provide a first class education for the pupils who attend the school, and to serve the community.   

The main purpose of this role is to lead the subject of Geography at all levels within Dean Trust Ardwick. The post holder will be expected to work collaboratively with other subjects in the school and with other Dean Trust Schools. The Head of Geography will be responsible for planning, delivering and evaluating a dynamic and engaging curriculum, and in addition make significant contributions to teaching and learning, progress, whole school literacy, and to contribute to relevant INSET in addition to principal responsibilities within the faculty. The post holder will have responsibility for outcomes within Geography in terms of examination grades and as such must be an outstanding practitioner leading by example. The post holder will lead a team of subject specialist and non-specialist teachers.  

This is an ideal opportunity for an experienced teacher looking for a new opportunity to work in a brand-new school and to help set the standard and ethos for what is intended to be an Outstanding school in the heart of Manchester.

What are we looking for? 

•A well-qualified, talented and dedicated individual holding Qualified Teacher Status  

•A teacher who is determined to provide the best quality teaching and support for every pupil, and who are committed to maintaining our high standards.   

•A teacher who is committed to ensuring that every pupil is given the opportunity to achieve their potential and meet the high expectations set for them  

•A teacher who believes the schools vision that everyone can achieve their highest potential and ambition, whoever they are.  

For more information about Dean Trust Ardwick please click on the 'learn more about this school' button below. 


The Dean Trust is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. All post holders are subject to an enhanced Disclosure and Barring check and Disqualification

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More about Dean Trust Ardwick
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: Secondary
Funding status: State - Academy
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 11 - 16 years
Address: 345 Stockport Road, Manchester, Greater Manchester, M13 0LF, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 161 972 2988
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