Geography Teacher (Maternity Cover), Essex

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Westcliff High School for GirlsEssex

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Start date: January 2019
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: Teacher Pay Scale
Contract term: Maternity Cover
Suitable for NQTs: Yes

Required from January 2019. This National Teaching School is seeking to appoint a dynamic NQT or an ambitious, experienced teacher to cover maternity leave from 1st January 2019 to 31st December 2019.

The Geography department is strong and successful, committed to continually improving teaching methods to provide greatest benefit to the students. Geography is a popular subject at KS3, KS4 and KS5.

The ethos is one of high expectations with a wide variety of exciting enrichment activities in place. The personal development of all staff is a priority. There is a comprehensive induction programme and excellent opportunities for high quality CPD. 

The successful candidate should:

  • Be an outstanding classroom practitioner 
  • Be innovative and able to turn ideas and opportunities into successful practice 
  • Have excellent interpersonal skills with the ability to establish strong relationships with all stakeholders and enthuse students 
  • Be enthusiastic,  a team player, self-motivated and committed to further professional      development

Westcliff is a highly successful and oversubscribed Academy Grammar School; our pupils are hardworking and a pleasure to teach.  .

Westcliff High School for Girls is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and we expect all staff, Governors and volunteers to share this commitment. This appointment will be subject to satisfactory references, medical clearance, an enhanced DBS and childcare disqualification check.

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More about Westcliff High School for Girls
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: Secondary
Funding status: State - Academy
Gender: Girls
Age Range: 11 - 18 years
Denomination: Non-denominational
Address: Kenilworth Gardens, Westcliff-on-Sea, Essex, SS0 0BS, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 1702 476026
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To be an outstanding school with high moral values and a national standing for its scholarship, producing citizens who are leaders and thinkers, imbued with initiative, enterprise and a quest for lifelong learning.

Our key aims are :

  • To foster enth...