Geography Teacher, Birmingham

Closing date:Expiring soon

Great Barr AcademyBirmingham

Date posted:
Start date: September 2019 (or Easter 2019, if possible)
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: £23,719 to £39,406
Contract term: Permanent
Suitable for NQTs: Yes

The Role and Department:

Every member of our Geography Department, including the Director and Assistant Director of Geography, started their careers at Great Barr Academy as NQTs.  Over the last few years, a number of our Geography teachers who started as NQTs have moved on to promotions in other schools.  The message is simple: Great Barr Academy has an excellent track record of supporting the growth of outstanding Geography teachers and giving them the skills and experience needed to develop their careers.  

The team is supportive, creative, enthusiastic, passionate and committed to the success of our children.  

The department deliver Edexcel Geography GCSE and Edexcel Geography A Level.  

The Candidate:

We are looking for a candidate who is not afraid of hard work, whose aim is to become an outstanding classroom practitioner and who can demonstrate their practical commitment to achieving their aim.  

Applications welcome from experienced Geography teachers with a track record of teaching consistently good and outstanding lessons and of promoting rapid progress, or from potential NQTs who are making strong progress in their training.  

We have an NQT induction programme which is considered to be an exemplar of good practice.  This is an excellent place for an outstanding Geography Teacher to develop their career.  

How to Apply:

For informal discussions, please contact Steven Forster, HR Manager, on 0121 366 7825 or email at  

Application forms & further details available to download from our website at

Please do not submit applications through the TES portal; please use the address below.

To apply for this job, please download and either save or print the application form.  You should read the Guidance Notes before completing your application.  Once you have completed your application, there are three ways you can send it to us: 

1. Email your application form and covering letter to 

2. Physically hand in your application form and covering letter into Reception. 

3. Post your application form and covering letter to Mrs I Abrahams, Headteacher, at the address below.

Great Barr Academy is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff to share this commitment. An enhanced DBS check is required for all successful applicants. 

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More about Great Barr Academy
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: Secondary with sixth form
Funding status: State - Academy
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 11 - 18 years
Denomination: Non-denominational
Address: Aldridge Road, Great Barr, Birmingham, West Midlands, B44 8NU, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 121 366 6611
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