Subject Leader of Geography, Gillingham, Kent

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Brompton AcademyGillingham, Kent

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Start date: To commence September 2018
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: Competitive salary plus a Responsibility Allowance of £3,500 plus up to £3,000 on salary
Contract term: Permanent
Suitable for NQTs: No

Exciting opportunity for a dynamic, forward-thinking and passionate middle leader to further their career in a university sponsored school. 

Other benefits

  • Ongoing professional development
  • Positive ethos and supportive environment
  • Apple iPad
  • Benenden Healthcare Membership
  • Assistance with accommodation or relocation package available (£500 max)

Brompton Academy, part of the newly-formed University of Kent Academies Trust, is seeking to find an experienced, enthusiastic and visionary teacher for the role of Subject Leader of Geography who has the energy, subject knowledge and determination to inspire and lead its Geography Department. Experience of teaching both GCSE and A Level is essential, as well as the ability to be innovative and promote the value of the study of Geography for the modern world. 

The successful applicant will be joining an academy and trust that is characterised by open management and will enjoy the full support and care of the pragmatic (and down-to-earth) leadership team. We welcome applications from practitioners who have a desire to make a difference to the lives, aspirations and opportunities of our young people.

The Academy is an extremely popular oversubscribed school with a current Ofsted rating of Good. The Academy also has a 400+ Adult learner education programme.

The Academy moved into brand-new buildings in September 2013, with outstanding facilities and Apple technologies for all, enabling us to enhance and support cutting-edge learning strategies required for continuous improvement.

Prospective candidates are welcome to come and visit the School before application. If you would like to visit or discuss the role or have any queries, please email

Further information about the School can be found on the website -

To apply, please complete one of the following:


  • Submit your CV via email to (clearly stating the role you are applying for). (Note, applicants invited to interview will be required to complete an application form in due course)


The University of Kent Academies Trust is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. Applicants will be required to undergo child protection screening appropriate to the post, including checks with past employers and the Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS). 

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More about Brompton Academy
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: Secondary
Funding status: State - Academy
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 11 - 19 years
Address: Marlborough Road, Gillingham, Kent, ME7 5HT, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 1634 852341
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