Head of Geography, Birmingham

Closing date:Expiring in 2 days

Aston Manor AcademyBirmingham

Date posted:
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: Salary Band 1 – 3 (pay policy available online) Plus a minimum TLR2b
Contract term: Permanent
Suitable for NQTs: No

Head of Geography

Salary Band 1 – 3 (pay policy available online) 

Plus a minimum TLR2b

Required from September 2019

Aston Manor Academy (Secondary) is part of a Multi-Academy Trust that also sponsors a local Primary Academy. Both Academies are happy, exciting and inspiring learning environments for their children who are from a vibrant mix of cultures. The staff and Trustees have a great sense of pride in their Academies and care passionately about their students.

Aston Manor Academy serves a culturally diverse and economically disadvantaged catchment area yet year on year produces excellent results for its very deserving student’s. We firmly believe that one of the key hallmarks of Aston Manor Academy is the positive, friendly and supportive ethos which enables all of our students to make progress, both academically and in their personal development. In our last Ofsted inspection (June 2017) we were judged to be Outstanding in all areas. In addition, our Sixth Form is rated best for progress in Birmingham!

We are seeking to appoint an outstanding classroom practitioner to join and lead our geography department. As an aspiring senior leader with excellent outcomes, you will have the ability to inspire staff and students to ensure ever better progress for all. Experience of leading a department is not essential, but we desire a forward thinking individual who has the determination and passion to promote geography across the school.  As an Outstanding Academy, we want the successful candidate to help continue to drive student progress and achievement in geography. 

In return, we can offer

• Excellent students and staff who will enthuse and inspire the successful candidate

• A commitment to CPD opportunities 

• Employee wellbeing benefits

Informal visits to Aston Manor Academy are most welcome prior to the closing date.  

For further details and an application form, please contact jobs@astonmanoracademy.com or alternatively you may download a Job Description / Person Specification and application form from the school website www.astonmanoracademy.com/vacancies 

Closing date: 22 March 2019 - 9am. 

Interviews: Week commencing 25 March 2019 

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More about Aston Manor Academy
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: Secondary
Funding status: State - Academy
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 11 - 18 years
Denomination: Non-denominational
Address: Phillips Street, Aston, Birmingham, West Midlands, B6 4PZ, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 121 359 8108
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Aston Manor has a strong reputation for providing an excellent education for all its pupils in a friendly and caring environment.

Our school caters for children of all abilities in a well-disciplined environment and through a wide ...