Head of Geography
MPS/UPS TLR2c (£6,450)
Required for January 2018
The Academy of St Nicholas is an 11-18 Academy with nearly 900 students on roll. The Academy is focused upon driving standards of achievement rapidly and this makes it a dynamic and exciting place to work. The Academy of St Nicholas is committed to ensuring that every student makes the most of their potential. The Academy concentrates on providing the highest quality of teaching, with bespoke CPD for all staff to support this, the best possible student support and the most appropriate and innovative curriculum.
Applications are invited for an enthusiastic and ambitious Head of Department – Geography. This role is responsible for rapid improvement of outcomes across KS3 and KS4, with the opportunity of developing an offering in KS5 as part of All Saints Sixth Form.
The Academy benefits from its membership of the All Saints Multi Academy Trust, a unique Joint Faith Multi Academy Trust in Liverpool. The Trust has a proven track record in developing leaders and ensuring staff reach their full potential and career aspirations through a comprehensive programme of CPD and career progression opportunities. Leaders within the Trust benefit from access to the highest quality local and national training programmes, as well as peer to peer support and professional mentoring within the Trust.
We are determined that the successful candidate will have:
· A passion for Geography teaching.
· Experience of supporting change and development within a department
· Reliable evidence of very good to outstanding teaching with a focus on raising student achievement at KS3, KS4 and KS5.
· A passion for making a difference for young people in the city of Liverpool.
Closing date for applications: Monday 16th October at 9.00am
Interviews Date: Thursday 19th October
Further information and an application pack can be obtained by contacting our Hays Recruitment Partner, Holly Currie, by emailing firstname.lastname@example.org or by calling 0161 228 7300. Visits to the school are warmly encouraged and can also be arranged by contacting Holly Currie.
51 Horrocks Ave, Liverpool, L19 5NY
The Academy is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. This post is subject to an Enhanced DBS Check.
“The Academy of St Nicholas is a member of the All Saints Multi Academy Trust”
The Trust is an equal opportunities employer.