Geography is a very popular subject within the school and has an outstanding academic reputation. Girls achieve excellent results at IGCSE and Sixth form level and girls regularly choose to continue to study Geography at University. The Geography department currently comprises the Head of Department and four other teachers, two of whom are part-time. We are seeking a creative, self-motivated and well-qualified Geographer with passion for the subject to lead a dynamic, hard-working and friendly department for a maternity contract.
The successful candidate will be an excellent classroom teacher, able to inspire others by teaching carefully prepared lessons and willing to contribute to creating schemes of work within the department. She/he will have the ability to teach Geography from Year 7 up to Year 13 and the ability to teach Human Geography. The ideal candidate will have experience in teaching Human Geography at Sixth Form level.
Francis Holland School, Regent’s Park, was founded in 1878 and is regarded today as one of London’s most academically selective girls’ independent day schools. Entry to the school is very competitive; girls achieve exceptionally good results in examinations at GCSE and A Level, and progress to some of the best universities in the UK, as well as to top global institutions such as those in the US. There are close links with our “sister” school at Francis Holland, Sloane Square, which was founded in 1881.
The school places great emphasis on the professional development of its entire staff. Staff at Francis Holland School enjoy a significant range of professional benefits. A comprehensive schedule of continuing professional development and INSET training, both internal and external, is provided for all staff. A three-course lunch is available free of charge to all FHS employees and an interest free loan for travel season ticket is offered to all staff, on application to the Bursar. Daughters of staff are offered a 50% reduction in school fees.
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Applications deadline: 9am, Tuesday 21st October 2021
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Francis Holland School, Regent's Park
- Mainstream school with independent funding
- Secondary with sixth form
- Girls school with students of age 11 - 18 years