TEACHER OF GEOGRAPHY
The Ecclesbourne School in Duffield, Derbyshire is exceptional. Rated outstanding in four successive Ofsted reports, we provide an excellent education within a happy, purposeful atmosphere. We are a non-selective school and committed to maintaining an all-inclusive community for all students. We challenge all our learners to achieve their best.
Our 2020 vision statement ‘learning together for the future’ is evident throughout the school. There is a focused atmosphere that is conducive to excellent learning, an engaging and broad curriculum and an extensive range of enrichment activities. As a result our students are well behaved, highly motivated and achieve very high academic standards.
Our ideal candidate will be passionate about the power of education to improve the life chances of young people and a committed team player who is driven to raising attainment. You will have experience of teaching humanities at Key Stage 3 and geography at GCSE and A level. The position is suitable for an outstanding NQT (capable of teaching at A level with training and support) or someone with a proven track record.
We are student-centred and our aim is for every student to experience first rate learning and teaching. The school motto of ‘Integrity, tenacity and service’ is at the core of school life. If your ethos matches ours we look forward to hearing from you.
Children of members of staff, with a minimum of two years’ service at the school at the time of application, are included in our admissions criteria.
To apply please return a completed application form and letter (no more than two A4 typed sides) which outlines how your previous experience has prepared you for this position and what particular skills you will bring to it.
Full details, including an application pack, can be found on the School website.
Should you wish to visit our school, prior to your application, you will be most warmly welcomed.
For further information, to arrange a visit, or help with the application process please contact:
Tina Spencer-Keyse, Human Resources Manager
Tel 01332 843257
Please note that the school is closed for half-term between 19th and 23rd February 2018
Closing date: Sunday 25th February 2018
Our school is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of our students and all employees must hold an enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service clearance prior to employment.