Full/Part Time Teacher of Geography
Salary: Outer London Allowance
Required from September 2019
Townley Grammar School is a multicultural girls’ selective school with specialism in Mathematics and Computing with Performing and Visual Arts.
We are seeking to appoint an outstanding teacher of Geography either full or part time.
Rated as Outstanding by OFSTED in November 2015, key findings include:
• Teaching is outstanding. Teachers are passionate about their subjects, have high expectations and excellent subject knowledge. They support the leadership of the academy in its ambitious vision of success and the very best for all pupils.
This is an exciting opportunity to teach well motivated pupils in an oversubscribed school of 1500 with a thriving co-educational sixth form of over 400. Our students are bright, articulate and engaging.
We are looking for an ambitious and inspirational teacher of Geography to join a well-resourced, highly skilled and successful department which is part of the Humanities cluster. Geography is taught as a discrete subject to all students in key stages 3 and is also a popular subject in key stage 4 and 5.
Ability to teach Geography at all KS3, KS4 and KS5 is essential.
We provide a full and robust induction programme for all new members of staff, as part of the school’s Staff Development Programme, with further support for staff new to the teaching profession. We encourage professional development across the school including opportunities to share ideas for improving teaching and learning.
We offer a bespoke and personalised range of pathway opportunities, including NPQML, NPQSL and opportunities to study for a Diploma or Masters with Buckingham University. This position will provide a sound foundation for further promotion within the Odyssey Trust and beyond.
Townley Grammar School is committed to the wellbeing and happiness of staff. We have an extensive programme of wellbeing sessions for all staff and are committed to providing a positive and supportive working environment for all.
Closing Date for Applications: Tuesday 23rd April
The school is an equal opportunities employer and is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people.
The School operates a no smoking policy