Teacher of Geography, Darlington

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Hummersknott AcademyDarlington
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Start date: September 2019
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: £23,720 - £39,406
Contract term: Permanent
Suitable for NQTs: Yes


£23,720 - £39,406 (MPS1-UPS3)

Required from September 2019

We are seeking a suitably qualified teacher of Geography from September 2019.  We are a popular Academy, consistently oversubscribed, with standards at KS4 rising rapidly.  Examination results are good, with value added in 2018 being significantly above the national average and the average grade students left with was a GCSE grade 5. Geography is part of the Humanities Faculty and plays crucial part in the number of students achieving Ebacc – in 2018 42% of students achieved Standard Pass, with 26.3% achieving Strong Pass.

As a member of a strong and well established team, you will teach students across the ability range and foster a love of Geography through teaching which supports, engages and challenges learners to achieve their best. You will join a Geography department, and Humanities Faculty which  are popular and successful subject with our students.

Applications are welcomed from newly qualified teachers or an experienced teacher seeking development into future subject leadership. The successful candidate will be expected to teach across the age and ability range.

The Governing Body is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of all children and expects all staff to share this commitment.  Any offer of employment will be subject to receipt of a satisfactory Disclosure and Barring Service check.

The Academy is committed to all aspects of personal development, is inclusive and seeks to ensure every individual achieves.  

Please contact the Academy for further information or download an application pack from our website www.hummersknott.org.uk

Closing date for completed applications: Monday 18 March 2019, 9.00am

Job location

More about Hummersknott Academy
Address: Edinburgh Drive, Darlington, County Durham, DL3 8AR, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 1325 241191