Lead Practitioner in Geography, Hornchurch

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Emerson Park AcademyHornchurch
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Start date: January 2018
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: Leadership Scale L4-L8
Contract term: Permanent
Suitable for NQTs: No

Lead Practitioner in Geography

We are seeking to appoint an enthusiastic, outstanding and innovative professional to become part of the Geography/Humanities Faculty. GCSE Geography is a popular option subject with our pupils. You will be committed to achieving high standards of teaching and learning through the delivery of interesting and innovative lessons that will inspire, develop and foster independence in our pupils. The Geography Department is a creative, forward thinking and supportive department committed to raising standards. We also offer a range of extra-curricular activities to enrich the educational experience of our pupils.

The successful applicant will:

  • Be an outstanding classroom pracitioner; committed to achieving and sustaining high standards of Learning and Teaching
  • Have a rigorous and inventive approach to the delivery of Geography across both KS3 and KS4 and be enthusiastic about the subject with the abiity to inspire our students
  • Have outstanding classroom management skills, high expectations and a commitment to the best posible outcomes for all students
  • Demonstate the ability and previous experience in driving initiatives with quantifiable, positive impact on the outcomes for students
  • Be highly motivated and self-driven with the ability to work with other, high achieving professionals
  • Promote collaborative working and demonstrate the ability to lead learning in the classroom effectively

We can offer you:

  • A happy, welcoming environment where children enjoy coming to school to learn
  • Friendly, supportive and enthusiastic staff
  • Excellent opportunities to further develop your skills

A full and comprehensive induction programme is followed for all new staff.

Emerson Park is a successful and oversubscribed 11-16 Specialist Sports College in the London Borough of Havering. We are set in pleasant surroundings on the edge of the green belt with close proximity to both countryside and central London. We are fortunate enough to benefit from talented and hardworking staff, supportive parents, committed Governors and enthusiastic students. The academy has a traditional ethos and enjoys a good reputation in the area.

Applications can be submitted online at www.haveringschools.jobs. Should you experience any technical difficuty please contact Education HR on 01708 431636.

If you wish to discuss the position or arrange a visit to the school please contact the Head's PA, Mrs Beney.

Closing date for applications is Friday 13th October 2017

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More about Emerson Park Academy
Address: Wych Elm Road, Wingletye Lane, Hornchurch, Essex, RM11 3AD, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 1708 475285