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Job details
Employer Outwood Grange Academy
Location Wakefield
Salary MPS/UPS + TLR2.2 (£4,403)
Contract type Full Time
Contract term Permanent
Job dates
Closing date Applications are closed
Job starts Required from September 2017

With ever-increasing uptake of the subject at GCSE and A Level taking place, we are looking for a full-time Second in Geography commencing in September 2017. 

We are looking for an energetic, enthusiastic and inspiring classroom practitioner, with a real passion for Geography, who is looking to further develop their leadership potential as part of an outstanding team. 

We offer an exciting opportunity to enhance an already highly successful and motivated team. Outwood Grange Academy is an Academy of Excellence and a very high performing academy. The Chief Executive and Academy Principal is a National Leader of Education and Outwood Grange Academy is a National Leader of Education Support School.

Outwood Grange Academy’s results in 2016 were:

  • A*-C in English/Maths: 84% 
  • Progress 8: +0.42 
  • Attainment 8: 5.6
  • A*-C Geography: 74% 

In our last Ofsted inspection we were judged outstanding in all areas including an outstanding judgment for overall effectiveness. Ofsted recognised that ‘Outstanding teaching is at the root of students’ excellent achievement’ and ‘the excellent behaviour of students contributes to an outstanding climate for learning’. 

As a Teaching School, we offer high quality support and programmes of professional development, which provide many opportunities for both NQTs and for more experienced colleagues.

If you have any queries, please contact Lisa Waterson in our HR Department on 01924 204350 ext 241 or email on

To apply online, please go to: > Vacancies.

Closing date: Midday on Wednesday, 22 March 2017.

Outwood Grange Academies Trust is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of Children. All appointments will be subject to a satisfactory DBS check.

About the employer

 Outwood Grange is a co-educational, non- denominational secondary academy with sixth form in Wakefield, West Yorkshire. As of the most recent inspection there were 2,196 students on the school roll, of which 362 were studying in the sixth form....

Information about Outwood Grange Academy
Org type Mainstream School
Phase Secondary with sixth form
Funding status State - Academy
Gender Mixed
Age range 11 - 18 years
Denomination Non-denominational
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Potovens Lane
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