Teacher of Geography - 1 year fixed term, Gateshead

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Whickham School and Sports CollegeGateshead
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Start date: 01/09/2019
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: £23,720 - £39,406
Contract term: Fixed Term
Suitable for NQTs: Yes

Student achievement and well-being is at the heart of everything we do at Whickham School. We combine outstanding teaching with a rewarding, enriching curriculum which broadens students’ horizons and encourages them to believe in their abilities. 

We are seeking to appoint an outstanding Geography teacher or NQT, who is passionate about the teaching and learning of the subject, and who has the vision, commitment and determination to continue raising standards across all levels and abilities.

This is an excellent opportunity to join our over-subscribed 11 – 18 school with a vibrant, forward thinking philosophy and a positive, friendly atmosphere. We can offer an exciting opportunity to make a real impact.

In return, we can offer:

• A school that will allow you to be inspirational, creative and play an active role in our journey to become outstanding

• Professional development programmes, with a commitment to support your career ambitions

• An academy which welcomes new ideas with energy and enthusiasm

At Whickham School we understand that schools are about people and that staff who are happy and enjoy their work are more productive. Therefore, we are committed to ensuring we provide outstanding CPD and an environment that enables exceptional staff well-being. We will support you in your personal and professional development, enabling you to contribute fully to the creative and dedicated teams of dynamic and ambitious staff you will be joining.

Behaviour is good at Whickham School and we have eager students who also engage in our wide range of extra-curricular enrichment opportunities. Many of our students progress into our 6th form and performance in academic and vocational qualifications in KS5 is a real strength.

If successful you will have to apply for an Enhanced Disclosure.




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Address: Burnthouse Lane, Whickham, Newcastle upon Tyne, Gateshead, NE16 5AR, United Kingdom.
Telephone: +44 191 4960026