Teacher of Geography, East Sussex

Closing date:

Priory SchoolEast Sussex
Date posted:
Start date: September 2019
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: £23,720 to £39,406 a year - Teachers Main/Upper Pay Scale
Contract term: Permanent
Suitable for NQTs: Yes



Teacher of Geography

Main/Upper Pay Scale

Required from September 2019

Priory is a very successful school with an excellent reputation. The school is consistently oversubscribed yet has a genuinely comprehensive intake. The Governors of this successful school seek to appoint a well-qualified, talented, committed and inspiring Teacher of Geography, on a permanent, full time basis from September 2019.  

The Humanities area currently comprises of the following subjects: History, Geography, Classics, Latin, RS, Critical Thinking, Life Skills and Sociology.  The successful candidate will have the ability to teach Geography at KS3 and KS4 and a least one other humanities subject at KS3.

The successful applicant will: 

Have a commitment to high expectations, with the ability to inspire and challenge students

  • Develop targeted learning resources to support the diverse make up of the student body
  • Have a proven track record of impacting upon students' learning;
  • The ability to teach Geography at KS3 and KS4 and a least one other humanities subject at KS3
  • Have a clear understanding of current and future curriculum developments
  • Excellent interpersonal skills
  • Have Qualified Teacher Status

The salary grade is Teachers Main/Upper Pay Scale £23,720 to £39,406.  The post would be suitable for either an NQT or an experienced teacher.

Closing date for receipt of applications:  Monday, 20 May 2019 at 9.00 a.m. 

Full details of the post and an application form can be downloaded directly from our school website at www.priory.e-sussex.sch.uk  under ‘Staff Vacancies’.

They are also available from Personnel at Priory School, Mountfield Road, Lewes, East Sussex, BN7 2XN. Telephone: 01273 476231 extension 211 or email: personnel@priory.e-sussex.sch.uk  

Please return application forms to the Personnel Officer at the above address or email personnel@priory.e-sussex.sch.uk. Please note that if you have not received a response within 2 weeks of the closing date then we regret that your application has not been successful.  

East Sussex County Council is committed to equality of opportunity. We positively welcome applications from all sections of the community. This authority is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. Successful applicants will need to undertake, or currently hold, a DBS enhanced clearance for this authority.

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More about Priory School
Address: Mountfield Road, Lewes, East Sussex, BN7 2XN, United Kingdom.
Telephone: +44 1273 476231