Head of Geography, Dudley

Closing date:Expiring in 2 days

The Dormston SchoolDudley

Date posted:
Start date: January 2019
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: Main Scale - UPS Pay Range (£23,720 – £39,406) *Plus TLR of £4,485
Contract term: Permanent

Everyone at Dormston has a pivotal role to play in creating a vibrant and dynamic school.

We have high aspirations for pupils and staff alike and believe that if you try hard; the sky is the limit.

Our school culture is caring and positive and ensures that everyone is supported and encouraged.  We are very aware that happy teachers make a happy school and therefore we nurture talent that inspires, motivates and ignites young minds.  All of our teachers benefit from personalised professional development pathways as we aim to shape school leaders of the future.


Salary: Teachers Main Scale - UPS Pay Range (£23,720 – £39,406) *Plus TLR of £4,485

Location: Dormston School, Mill Bank, Dudley, West Midlands, DY3 1SN 

Required for January 2020  we are looking for a highly motivated, creative and inspiring Head of Geography to join our highly successful Humanities Department.  The Humanities Department are an innovative, forward thinking, supportive and encouraging department who achieve excellent exam results.  We are therefore seeking an applicant who can contribute towards this already strong, positive team.  

It really is worth seeing Dormston at its best during the working day and visits are warmly welcomed.  Please contact Karen Otton on kotton@dormston.dudley.sch.uk if you would like to arrange a visit or alternatively, call Mr Dixon, Head Teacher, for an informal discussion on 01384 816395.

Further detailed information about the Department can be found in the Application Pack when you apply via TalentLink.


Dormston School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.  Please note that this post is subject to Enhanced DBS Clearance and ID/qualification checks.

NQT/QTS Status.

Ability to teach Geography.

Online application forms will only be accepted for this vacancy, online facilities for jobs are available at public libraries within the Dudley Borough.

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More about The Dormston School
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: Secondary
Funding status: State - Community
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 11 - 16 years
Denomination: Non-denominational
Address: Mill Bank, Sedgley, Dudley, West Midlands, DY3 1SN, United Kingdom. View in Google Maps
Telephone: +44 1384 816395
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The Dormston School is a mixed, comprehensive, non-denominational secondary school without sixth form, situated in Sedgley, near Dudley in the West Midlands. It is a community state school. A larger than average secondary school, Dormston provides 1,...