Head of Geography, Birmingham

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Jewellery Quarter AcademyBirmingham

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Start date: April 2019
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: MPS/UPS + TLR 2A
Contract term: Permanent
Suitable for NQTs: No

CORE Education Trust is inspired and guided by its four CORE values of Collaboration; Opportunity; Respect and Excellence. The Trust is led by some of Birmingham's leading education and business leaders. The Trust works with local, regional and national high profile arts and sports partners.

Jewellery Quarter Academy (JQA) opened in 2014. It puts the education and learning experience of students at the heart of everything. As a result, it is a successful, growing, over-subscribed inner city school. For further information about our academy, please visit the website.

We are looking to appoint a Head of Geography (MS/UPS and TLR 2a) to a manage a team of staff, the curriculum and outcomes for the subject area.

This position requires:

· The ability to lead an enthusiastic and hardworking department.

· The organisation and management skills required to support an efficient and effective team.

· The ability to consistently teach high quality lessons in key stages 3 and 4.

· Confidence to be innovative and creative in the classroom.

· The determination to drive rapid student progress across a full range of abilities.

· A passion for Geography and ability to motivate and enthuse students to learn.

·  A team player who wants to contribute to broader life at JQA.

· Personal ambition and the desire to develop as a professional.

· An excellent role model for our students.

For an informal discussion and / or tour, please contact Steve Moore on 0121 289 3944

The successful candidate will need to undertake a DBS Enhanced Disclosure. 

Please note we do not accept CVs. 

CORE Education Trust is an equal opportunities employer.

School   Visits: By appointment

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More about Jewellery Quarter Academy
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: Secondary
Funding status: State - Free School
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 11 - 16 years
Address: St George's Court, 1 Albion Street, Birmingham, West Midlands, B1 3AA, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 121 289 3944
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