Teacher of Geography, Barking and Dagenham

Closing date:Expiring soon

Greatfields SchoolBarking and Dagenham

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Start date: September 2019 (paid induction period available)
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: Mainscale (Inner London)
Contract term: Permanent
Suitable for NQTs: Yes

This is an opportunity for you to work with some extraordinary and aspirational students, in a developing area of East London. The Gascoigne community is a very special place and we are privileged to be building a school at its heart. The school is driven by the dreams, aspirations and ambitions of our students and the wider community and we would love you to join us in helping us to build a school which will drastically improve the life chances of our young people.

Greatfields opened in September 2016 and will eventually grow to become a 10 form entry school with 1800 pupils, including sixth form, in purpose-built new accommodation. We currently have Years 7, 8 and 9 and are situated in the first phase of our permanent accommodation. Aspiration is at the heart of everything we do and we believe that every child has the right and potential to achieve their ambitions.

We are looking to recruit an ambitious Teacher of Geography who shares our vision and ambitions for the young people of this community. This role is suitable for an NQT. You will be joining a highly motivated and passionate group of staff who work tirelessly in the best interests of the students.  Staff development is central to everything we do and you will receive weekly coaching sessions; a personalised CPD programme which best fits your needs; and clear pathways for progression. 

Please click here to  view a short video featuring our headteacher and staff.

To apply for this role please go to our website and fill out an application form. If you would like more information about the role please feel free to contact the school on the e-mail address below. 



The school is committed to safeguarding and protecting the welfare of children and as such all appointments are subject to an enhanced DBS (CRB) check. Appointments are also subject to satisfactory references/medical clearance.

Closing date: Friday 26th April at 12 noon.

More about Greatfields School
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: Secondary
Funding status: State - Free School
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 11 - 16 years
Address: St Mary's, Barking, Essex, IG11 7TD, United Kingdom. View in Google Maps
Telephone: +44 20 3946 5900

Greatfields School is a mixed, non-selective, non-denominational, secondary free school, situated in the Gascoigne community in Barking, East London. The school opened in September 2016 with 120 Year 7 students, and aims to grow to a 10-form entry, ...