Teacher of Geography, Hertfordshire

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Onslow St Audrey's SchoolHertfordshire

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Start date: 3 September 2018
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: Pay details: MPS/UPS depending on qualifications and experience, Salary Range: between 24018 and 39725
Contract term: Permanent
Suitable for NQTs: Yes


The governors of Onslow St Audrey’s are seeking to appoint to the Humanities Faculty a Teacher of Geography who is an outstanding practitioner, inspirational and ambitious to teach across all key stages. We are looking for someone who can inspire all our young people learn, contribute and thoroughly enjoy school life whilst raising attainment, achievement and progress.

We are looking for someone who is focused, resilient and good humoured with excellent subject knowledge who can engage our students in developing a passion for Geography. You will report to the Director of Learning and will support the next stage of development for this important subject. Applicants should also possess excellent communication skills, be extremely motivated and have exceptional interpersonal skills. We welcome NQT applicants and have a support programme in place for all NQT staff.

A good knowledge of current and future developments in Geography and Teaching and Learning is required to ensure that this area of the school is as successful as it can be. The successful candidate must be willing to contribute to the wide and varied extra-curricular programme we offer at the school. The ability to teach Geography up to A-level would be desirable but not essential.

Prospective candidates are encouraged to submit their application as soon as possible as the school reserves the right to close the advert should we feel able to appoint an appropriate candidate.


Onslow St Audrey’s became an academy in January 2012 and the leadership team, staff and governors are completely focused on raising standards and providing an exemplary level of care and nurturing for its students. The position offers an outstanding opportunity to join a vibrant academy and play a key role in our quest for excellence. This is a small, thriving, multicultural, friendly and supportive environment in which to work. We are a member of a post-16 Consortium of five local secondary schools.

Hatfield is easily accessible by road and rail services. The school is less than 10 minutes’ walk from Hatfield main line station, and is within easy access to all major road networks.

The academy is an equal opportunities employer and is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people. All post holders are subject to a satisfactory Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) check. Applicants must be willing to undergo child protection screening appropriate to the post, including checks with past employers and the DBS.


For a job description, person specification and further details of how to apply, please see the school website or telephone Mrs Wright, HR Co-ordinator, on 01707 264228 or email: ewright@onslow.herts.sch.uk. Please visit our website for details of other open vacancies at the school: http://onslow.herts.sch.uk/vacancies/.

Deadline for applications: Thursday 21st June 2018 at 10am
Interviews: Monday 25th June 2018

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Onslow St. Audreys School
Old Rectory Drive
Hertfordshire AL10 8AB
01707 264228

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More about Onslow St Audrey's School
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: Secondary
Funding status: State - Academy
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 11 - 18 years
Denomination: Non-denominational
Address: Old Rectory Drive, Hatfield, Hertfordshire, AL10 8AB, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 1707 264228
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