TEACHER OF GEOGRAPHY
Contract Type: Permanent, Full Time
Required for: September 2021
Closing Date for applications: 10:00am, Monday 17th May 2021
Interview date: Monday 24th May 2021
Wallingford School is an oversubscribed, successful 11-18 school with enthusiastic students, supportive staff and excellent facilities. We are among the most successful schools in the country for progress in English and Maths. In 2019 students achieved 75% 4+ in English and Maths at GCSE, with a Progress 8 score of +0.31. Our A Level students are consistently in the top 25% nationally for Value Added progress.
This is a very happy and supportive environment, with great relationships throughout the school. We place an especially high value on the development of colleagues and have an extensive professional development programme. There are many opportunities for teachers to work collaboratively across the school.
This is an exciting opportunity to join one of the most talented and dedicated Humanities departments you will find anywhere. Humanities has a record of significant success at all key stages (2019 GCSE 4+ History 95%, Geography 90%, RS 100%, progress in top 5% nationally; 2019 A Level History ALPS 2, Geography ALPS 3). Students are taught in mixed ability groups in both Key Stage 3, 4 and 5.
Within the department and the school as a whole, there are often opportunities to take on roles of responsibility for those who are looking to develop their career. This position is equally suitable for an NQT or a more experienced teacher looking to develop their career. Part time applications may be considered.
Closing date for completed application forms is 10.00am on Monday 17th May 2021.
Interviews are planned for Monday 24th May 2021.
- Mainstream school with state - academy funding
- Secondary School
- Students of mixed gender, age 11 - 18 years