Head of Geography, Walsall

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Grace Academy DarlastonWalsall

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Start date: September 2018
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: MPS/UPS - plus TLR2B £4443
Contract term: Permanent

An opportunity has arisen for a professional, creative and enthusiastic Head of Geography to join and proactively develop our Humanities Department. The successful candidate will need to be able to teach  to across key stages. The right candidate will be a reflective, hardworking professional who combines excellent organisational and teaching skills with the ability to inspire and motivate students. The capacity to generate energy and enthusiasm for learning is a must. Establishing strong relationships with students and staff, whilst modelling professional standards across all areas of work is essential.

Grace Academy Darlaston, is a vibrant and improving secondary Academy on the outskirts of Walsall rated by Ofsted as 'Good' in May 2017.  We have approximately 825 students on roll across the Academy and are expanding rapidly.  

The successful candidate will be an enthusiastic and influential teacher and leader

You will be able to demonstrate unwavering commitment to raising student progress and standards.  Like us, you will believe that social disadvantage is no barrier to achievement and that every student can share in the joy of education.  Most importantly, you will possess integrity, good humour and moral purpose.

In return we will offer the post holder exceptional leadership and management development/CPD.

If you require an application pack please contact email gadrecruitment@graceacademy.org.uk or
            for any enquiries call Helen Allport on 0121 568 3300. 

Please complete the application form and Equal Opportunities Form and send back to gadrecruitment@graceacademy.org.uk with a covering letter detailing your experience to date for this post.

Closing date for applications is Wednesday 14th February 2018. 

Interview/assessment date is Friday 16th February 2018. 

Informal visits available on request by calling Helen Allport on 0121 568 3300.

Our main website can be accessed at www.graceacademy.org.uk (select Darlaston site)

Our Academy is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and we expect our staff and volunteers to share this commitment.

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More about Grace Academy Darlaston
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: Secondary with sixth form
Funding status: State - Academy
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 11 - 18 years
Address: Herberts Park Road, Darlaston, Wednesbury, West Midlands, WS10 8QJ, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 121 568 3300
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