Geography Teacher, Slough

Closing date:

Grove AcademySlough

Date posted:
Start date: September 2018
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: MPS/UPS
Contract term: Permanent
Suitable for NQTs: Yes

Fantastic opportunity to make your mark

Grove Academy is an all through school which opened in 2017 with classes in Reception, Years 1, 2, 3 and 7. We are looking for an innovative geography teacher to join us in our second year to not only instill a real passion for the subject but to deliver it via a cross curricular project approach. 

This is a great chance to shape geography at Grove, by initially developing the KS3 curriculum within our project based learning and working collaboratively with other secondary colleagues. The post could suit either an experienced teacher looking for a challenge or an NQT with drive. 

We are looking for a geography teacher who:

  • Is passionate about their subject and ambitious for their students
  • Evidence of raising achievement and delivering excellence
  • Excited to work within a team of both primary and secondary staff who want to create a unique offer for our families
  • A desire to provide students with experiences and opportunities they will never forget
  • Prepared to be flexible in the early stages and teach other subjects along side geography within the project

What can we offer you?

  • A place where you will feel valued for your hard work 
  • Good in house CPD offer
  • Caring, well behaved and motivated students
  • Unique professional development pathways available to suitable candidates because our philosophy is to ‘grow our own’ where possible


To arrange a visit, please phone us on 01753 517359. If you have any questions email and if you leave your number Andrea Fricker, Principal, will get back to you. 

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Please don’t leave it to the last moment as we will review applications as soon they arrive. 

Your next job is important and we want to make sure that you have all of your questions answered before you apply. We want you to be as passionate about the Grove vision as we are. 

Closing date: 9:00 am 23rd March 2018

Interviews: 27th March 2018

Unique collaboration

Grove Academy is the second school in the SASH Education Trust, which was set up by the Slough Association of Secondary Headteachers (SASH) as a vehicle for providing different choices for Slough families. As a result Grove has a unique, expert backing of professional colleagues and the support of our fellow trust school. 

CVs are not accepted so please complete the online application. 

We hope to hear from you because this is going to be fun!

Grove Academy is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and expects all staff to share this commitment. The successful candidate will require an enhanced DBS check.

Grove Academy is part of the SASH Education Trust, which is a charitable company limited by guarantee.  Company No 07956692. Registered in England and Wales.  Registered Offices: Ditton Park Academy, Kings Reach, Slough, SL3 7UX 

Job location

More about Grove Academy
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: All-through with sixth form
Funding status: State - Free School
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 4 - 19 years
Address: Wellington Street, Slough, Berkshire, SL1 1YG, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 1753 517359
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Unique curriculum

Grove Academy is the first all-through school to open in Slough and provides high quality education for 4 to 18 year olds. Grove is the second school to emerge from the unique collaboration of secondary schools in Slough. They creat...