Teacher of Geography and History, Leicestershire

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Rawlins AcademyLeicestershire
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Start date: Autumn 2019
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: 9 point range from £23,720 to £39,406
Contract term: Permanent
Suitable for NQTs: Yes

Rawlins – inspiring learning for life

Rawlins is a good school with an outstanding sixth form

Teacher of Geography and History

From August 2019

Salary: 9 point range from £23,720 to £39,406

We are seeking an innovative and enthusiastic geography and history teacher to join our flourishing academy. Our ideal candidate will have a love for geography and history and a passion for teaching so that our students thrive. We have an excellent support package for NQTs, who are encouraged to apply.

The humanities department is a large, vibrant team, with a mix of experienced and new teachers. Staff are encouraged to take a full role within the team, contributing ideas in order to ensure the department continually improves; we value our staff voice.

Rawlins is an oversubscribed school with 1580 students on roll, including 370 in post 16, 50 students in Skills for Learning, which provides students with moderate learning difficulties a special school experience within a mainstream environment, and 8 students in The Base, a specialist provision for students with high functioning autism. We pride ourselves on being a beacon of inclusion. Our aim is to give our students the best experience of school life, allowing our students to find their talents and their passions. We do this through a broad and balanced curriculum but we can’t do this without dedicated, energetic and passionate teachers who put the students at the heart of everything they do. 

Closing date Monday 18 March at 09:00 am

Our motto at Rawlins is “Inspiring learning for life”. We don’t just want our students to pass exams, we want them to be curious about learning, to relish a challenge and to have the confidence and resilience to overcome any obstacles in their way. Our core purpose is summed up in “The Rawlins Way”:

The Rawlins Way
      We respect and care for each other
      We work hard to learn and to achieve
      We face challenges positively together

Further details and an application form are available from the Rawlins website www.rawlinsacademy.org.uk (About us/vacancies). Applications will only be accepted on the form provided.  CVs or other forms of application will not be considered. 

Rawlins is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of young people and requires all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. This post is subject to an Enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service check

Rawlins Academy | Loughborough Road | Quorn | LE12 8DY

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Address: Loughborough Road, Quorn, Loughborough, Leicestershire, LE12 8DY, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 1509 622800