Head of Geography, Felsted, Essex

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Felsted SchoolFelsted, Essex
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Start date: 01 September 2019
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: Please contact us for details
Contract term: Permanent
Suitable for NQTs: No

Felsted Prep School | IAPS Preparatory School for Boys and Girls (4 to 13 years) | Full Time | Commence September 2019 | Felsted, Essex

Our Prep School is seeking to appoint a highly skilled, energetic and collaborative teacher of Geography to lead this excellent department. The successful candidate must have strong subject knowledge and a passion for Geography. 

The post holder will take overall responsibility for the professional leadership and management of the department to ensure that high standards of teaching and learning are delivered, resources are used efficiently and the curriculum is managed and developed in accordance with School policies.

This is an exceptional and exciting opportunity to work with enthusiastic, well-motivated children and deeply committed staff, parents and Governors. The successful candidate will be a graduate with a strong academic background, teaching experience and a desire to contribute to the wider academic and extra-curricular life of the school. We particularly welcome applications from those who are able to teach Girls games.

Further information and a full job description can be found within the ‘Role Information Pack’.

Benefits include free life assurance and parking, excellent contributory pension scheme, lunch on full days worked and unlimited use of the Felsted Gym and pool facilities, plus a subsidised healthcare scheme, on-site Coffee Shop by illy and membership to Felsted Connect; an online multi-platform engagement tool where employees have access to hundreds of exclusive discounts and offers from online and high-street retailers.

Felsted is a leading day and boarding independent school based in a stunning village campus in North Essex. Founded in 1564 by Richard Lord Riche, who had been a Lord Chancellor under King Edward VI, Felsted today provides an exceptional holistic education to approximately 1100 boys and girls aged four to eighteen. We celebrated our 450th anniversary in 2014, one of only a handful of Schools in the country that have claimed this historic milestone. We employ more than 160 teachers and 440 operational staff in a community orientated environment, ensuring our pupils receive the very best in learning and co-curricular activities. 

The Felsted Salary Scale is above the maintained sector’s and we are rated by the ISI as ‘Excellent in Every Aspect’.

Closing date for receipt of applications is Monday 21 January 2019 at 12:00 noon. Interviews will be held on week commencing 28 January 2019

If you would like to apply for this position, please visit our website www.felsted.org/employment-opps to complete our online applicati on process.

Felsted School is committed to equal opportunities, the safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people. Therefore, all employees are required to undertake a Disclosure and Barring Service check.

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