Teacher of Geography
Part -Time (0.5 FTE), Established. Required from September 2019.
Salary in line with National Pay Scales. Access to TPS and a wider reward package of staff benefits available.
A successful and dynamic Geography Faculty is seeking to appoint an enthusiastic and talented Part-Time Teacher of Geography from September 2019. You will join a committed Humanities Faculty, benefitting from excellent facilities and an established staff team. Most importantly you will work with fantastic young people who are committed to their learning and proud to be part of Harrogate Grammar School. Our school truly is a great place to work and the post would suit a motivated and inspiring teacher.
Harrogate Grammar School is an ambitious, high achieving, 11-18 mixed comprehensive Academy with the full ability range of students. Geography has consistently performed well; with results at GCSE and A Level generally well above the national average. In 2018 at GCSE, 30% gained grades 9-7, 74% gained grades 9-5 and 84% gained 9-4. At A Level, 63% gained A*-B.
High performing does not mean exclusive however and we are very proud of the achievements of all our students, from those with complex needs on the SEN/D register to those that will be leaving us for top universities. One of the key challenges for us is being a high performing inclusive school in which all our learners feel valued and are able to achieve. We expect all staff to be committed to equality of opportunity and to be passionate about ensuring that at our school, every child does matter.
Located in the beautiful North Yorkshire spa town, regularly voted the happiest place to live and work in Britain. A great place to work and learn. The post would be ideal for you if you are forward looking, energetic and looking to develop your teaching experience.
We are confident our school provides an exceptional teaching environment and we would encourage you to come and see for yourself what is on offer.
If we can help in providing any other information you might need in advance of your application, or if you require further details of our reward package please do contact the HR team: firstname.lastname@example.org or Tel: (01423) 531127.
For more details and access to our on-line application form, please visit www.rklt.co.uk/vacancies.
Closing Date: Tuesday 21st May 2019 9am. Interviews to be held Friday 24th May 2019.
Harrogate Grammar School, as part of Red Kite Learning Trust, is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of students and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. The successful applicant will be required to undertake an Enhanced Disclosure via the DBS. Executive Headteacher & CEO: Mr R Sheriff.