Head of Geography, Camden, London

Closing date:

Haverstock SchoolCamden, London

Date posted:
Start date: April 2018 or earlier
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: Inner London MPS/UPS +TLR2b (£4,440)
Contract term: Permanent
Suitable for NQTs: No

Would you like to grow your career by leading the Geography Department in a vibrant and diverse school in the heart of London?    

We are totally committed to enhancing the life chances of all of our learners through high aspirations, high expectations and a focus on Quality First Teaching.    As Head of Geography, you will be supported by the Head of Humanities to enable you to grow into and succeed in your role and you will join a staff team who are focused on challenging inequality in order to leave a lasting legacy for our children and their families.  

If you are interested in working with our new Headteacher, James Hadley to contribute to the next stage of our journey to excellence, please download further details and an application form.  Please contact Haverstock School on jobs@haverstock.camden.sch.uk if you would like to arrange an informal conversation about the post.

We are looking for a well-qualified and committed Head of Geography for April 2018 or earlier

Salary: Inner London MPS/UPS + TLR 2b (£4,440)    

This is an excellent time to join a confident, successful, ambitious and improving school.  Our colleagues are highly motivated and highly committed.    We will invest heavily in your professional development and we will keep our approach as simple as possible so that you can be at your very best professionally.  

We are looking to appoint a colleague who can demonstrate:

  • An incredibly strong moral purpose evidenced through unquestionable ambition for every single student.
  • Substance and credibility as a teacher practitioner. 
  • Passion about their subject specialism.  
  • Potential and desire to continue to grow professionally and transform the life chances of our students and their families. 
  • Genuine commitment to teamwork as part of an ambitious curriculum team.   
  • A passion to improve opportunities for young people. 
  • A desire to develop pupils’ skills further by providing opportunities outside of the school day.     

You will have the opportunity to teach Geography across the entire 11-19 age range.  The ability to teach to A Level is essential.     

Haverstock is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.  The post will be subject to an enhanced DBS disclosure.  

Closing date:  Monday 11th December at noon 

Interviews will take place later that week   

Haverstock School 

24 Haverstock Hill, 

Chalk Farm, 


NW3 2BQ             

Tel: 020 7267 0975     email: jobs@haverstock.camden.sch.uk 

Headteacher: James Hadley

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More about Haverstock School
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: Secondary
Funding status: State - Community
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 11 - 18 years
Denomination: Non-denominational
Address: 24 Haverstock Hill, Chalk Farm, London, NW3 2BQ, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 20 7267 0975
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