Assistant Head of Geography, Birmingham

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Bishop Challoner Catholic CollegeBirmingham

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Start date: January 2018
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: MPS, TLR 2a (£2,666)
Contract term: Permanent
Suitable for NQTs: No

BISHOP CHALLONER CATHOLIC COLLEGE          Institute Road, Kings Heath, Birmingham B14 7EG

NOR 1206 including 270 in the Sixth Form

Required for January 2018  Assistant Head of 

Geography TLR 2a (£2,666)

Due to the promotion of the existing post holder, we have an exciting opportunity for a highly qualified and successful teacher to contribute to the leadership of Geography in our school.  At Bishop Challoner we are driven to help our students to reach their full potential and we are looking to appoint a teacher who is passionate about the subject and who can share this enthusiasm with our students.   

The post

Geography is a very popular and successful option at both GCSE and A Level; we currently have a large number of students (10 groups) studying Geography at GCSE and 4 Post 16 groups. We are looking for a well-qualified teacher, with, ideally, 2-3 years teaching experience. The successful candidate will have a proven track record of raising achievement and will be committed to the development of creative and engaging Geography lessons across the Key Stages.   

Bishop Challoner is an extremely successful, heavily over-subscribed mixed comprehensive school in the South of Birmingham.  We are a vibrant, diverse school community with a relentless focus on high expectations and aspirations. We provide a happy and nurturing environment, so that our students develop into well rounded, healthy young people who have a passion for learning.

We were designated one for the first 100 Teaching Schools in the country in the summer of 2011.  This is a measure of the high achievement of the school and its excellence in training and developing staff.  There is a first class INSET programme at Bishop Challoner, which supports the professional development of teachers at all stages in their careers.

Bishop Challoner is fully committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.  It has policies and procedures to ensure that this occurs.The successful applicant will be required to undertake an enhanced DBS criminal record check .  

For an application pack please visit our website or click on APPLY NOW button on the TES website - please note all applications have to be on the CES application form. Email applications to Tracey Ingram:   

Closing date for letters of application Thursday 21st September 2017

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More about Bishop Challoner Catholic College
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: Secondary
Funding status: State - Voluntary Aided
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 11 - 18 years
Denomination: Roman Catholic
Address: Institute Road, Kings Heath, Birmingham, West Midlands, B14 7EG, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 121 444 4161
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