Position: Teacher – Geography
Salary Range: MPS/UPS
Contract Type: Full Time/Permanent
Location: Netherwood Academy
Netherwood Academy is an 11-16 academy which opened in September 2012, set in an extensive £35 million campus. As part of Astrea Academy Trust, Netherwood Academy is in an exciting period of development.
We are looking for a Teacher of Geography who has the highest aspirations, passion and expertise to be able to provide the inspiring teaching that will continue our journey to bring positive change throughout the academy and in the Geography department. You will be an outstanding classroom practitioner who has the ability to inspire, challenge and motivate to ensure that students are given the best opportunity to succeed, not only in the classroom but in life.
The Geography department has undergone significant development this academic year. Within the department there has been a full curriculum review with enhanced schemes of learning. This has led to the implementation of a five year curriculum model. This is an exciting opportunity to work within a forward thinking department building upon the development made this year.
Astrea Academy Trust is committed to high quality professional development and career opportunities for all staff, we are passionate about cultivating our own talented workforce. At Astrea we believe that we can provide an opportunity to join a dynamic team enabling a bespoke career development programme to be created for you in a supportive environment.
If you are as excited by this opportunity as we are, we want to hear from you. The closing date for applications will be 12 noon on Friday 28th September 2018 with interviews to be held as soon as possible after shortlisting on this date. Therefore, please complete and return your application as soon as possible.
We welcome all applicants who meet the criteria in the accompanying recruitment pack to apply for this exciting role. Application packs can be downloaded from the Netherwood Academy website http://www.astreanetherwood.org/ or the Astrea Academy Trust website https://astreaacademytrust.org/vacancies . Applications should be returned by the closing date to Miss J Crossland, Assistant Business Manager, Netherwood, Dove Valley Way, Wombwell, Barnsley, S73 8FE or emailed to jCrossland2@netherwoodschool.co.uk .
Closing date: 12.00noon on Friday 28th September 2018 Interview dates: TBC
We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people we expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. Posts are subject to enhanced DBS checks.