Subject Leader for Geography, Leeds

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Bishop Young Church of England AcademyLeeds

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Start date: September 2018
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: MPS/UPS + TLR2b
Contract term: Permanent
Suitable for NQTs: No

Butcher Hill, Leeds, |CEO: Carol Kitson, Principal: Paul Cooper

Subject Leader: Geography (MPS/UPS + TLR2b (£4,440))    

Required for September 2018 

Additional recruitment and retention allowance may be available for an exceptional candidate plus access to an individually tailored CPD package

Bishop Young C of E Academy is a thriving 11-18 Church of England convertor Academy which serves communities right across the city of Leeds. We are part of a newly formed and growing multi academy trust, Abbey Multi Academy Trust.

We are looking to appoint a dynamic, engaging, reflective practitioner to join our Middle Leadership Team as Subject Leader for Geography. 

We would welcome applications from individuals who can rise to the challenge and can demonstrate impact and improvements in their current role. 

With current changes in the curriculum we need someone who can lead the department confidently through these changes, whilst driving improvements in teaching and learning.

Candidates who have the motivation to work with a vibrant team and the passion to work with children in a supportive and rapidly evolving environment, are encouraged to apply.

The salary range for the post is MPS1 – UPS3 (£22,917 - £38,633) and will be negotiated on the basis of experience and responsibilities. 

Visits to Bishop Young Academy are encouraged and can be arranged by contacting Lucy Johnson, HR Administrator, at

To obtain an application pack please visit our vacancy page

The closing date for applications is Friday 27th April 2018 with interviews scheduled W/C 30th April 2018. For an informal discussion about the role, please contact Lucy Johnson on 0113 2739126. 

Abbey Multi Academy Trust is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people. An enhanced disclosure from the DBS will be required for this post.

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More about Bishop Young Church of England Academy
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: Secondary with sixth form
Funding status: State - Academy
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 11 - 18 years
Address: Bishop's Way, Off North Parkway, Seacroft, Leeds, West Yorkshire, LS14 6NU, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 113 273 9100
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