Head of Department - Geography, Lincolnshire

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The Gainsborough AcademyLincolnshire

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Start date: September 2018 or earlier by negotiation
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: MPR / UPR plus TLR 2C (£6,155)
Contract term: Permanent
Suitable for NQTs: No

The Gainsborough Academy is an inclusive and aspirational Academy based in the Lincolnshire town of Gainsborough, easily accessible from the M18, M180 and A1 motorway networks.  We occupy a state of the art building with extensive grounds, learning and recreational facilities which are designed to inspire pupils and staff alike. At the Gainsborough Academy we are passionate about education and have a belief that all students regardless of their ability and background, deserve choice and opportunity.

We are working with Wickerlsey Partnership Trust.  An outstanding Trust based in Rotherham.   

We are seeking to appoint a highly motivated, energetic, dynamic and ambitious Head of Department - Geography from September 2018 or earlier by negotiation to raise standards through the development of teaching and learning within the Geography Department and share our commitment to raising standards, expectations and instilling a passion for learning for all.     

The candidate will be an outstanding teacher with the drive and capacity to really thrive in this role and make a significant difference and is able to bring ideas, energy, enthusiasm and a commitment to securing strong progress and raising achievement of all students. 

A detailed Job Description is provided that details the scope and responsibilities of the role.  A Person Specification is also available which states the required skills and experience of candidates.  Further information can be found on www.thegainsboroughacademy.org.uk along with an application form.   

To discuss the post please contact Nikki Whitton, PA to Principal on 01427 619341 or e-mail Nikki.whitton@thegainsboroughacademy.org.uk  

The closing date for the above post is Monday 19th March 2018 at 12 noon.   

Interviews will take place on 22nd & 23rd March 2018.   

The Gainsborough Academy is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.  The successful candidate will be required to complete a Disclosure Barring Service form in line with Section 115 of the Police Act 1997.

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More about The Gainsborough Academy
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: Secondary
Funding status: State - Academy
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 11 - 16 years
Address: Corringham Road, Gainsborough, Lincolnshire, DN21 1PB, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 1427 612411
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The Gainsborough Academy is situated in the town of Gainsborough in Lincolnshire. It is a secondary mainstream school that educates girls and boys between the ages of 11 and 16. It is an academy that has been sponsored by The Lincoln College Academy,...