Teacher of Geography
Avanti House Secondary School
SALARY MPS 1/UPS 3 This role is suitable for both newly qualified teachers and experienced teachers
START DATE Summer Term 2019 or September 2019
LOCATION Stanmore, Middlesex
CONTRACT TYPE FTE 1.0000 (We would also welcome applications from candidates looking to return to work or to negotiate part time working arrangements)
CONTRACT TERM Permanent
CLOSING DATE Wednesday 23rd January 2019 12 o’clock midday
For Summer term or September 2019, we are looking to appoint a Geography Teacher to join a highly successful Geography Department within the Humanities faculty.
We are seeking an enthusiastic Geography teacher to join our successful, friendly and creative team who enjoy an excellent reputation both within and beyond the school. If you are an effective practitioner with the ability to inspire and motivate students, we would like to hear from you.
The successful candidate will not only be passionate about their subject, and have exceptional subject knowledge, but also have a passion and drive to deliver and engage students in their studying of Geography from Key stage 3 to A level. The outstanding behaviour of our students truly gives you the opportunity to teach your subject and deliver exciting and engaging lessons.
The school has now moved to its new £25-million-pound building located in Stanmore, Wemborough Road HA7 2EQ. you will be able to teach in facilities that are up to date and at the cutting edge of technology. You will have your own classroom space dedicated to your subject enabling you to develop the very best teaching and learning practices. There are a full range of other facilities including; state of the art sports grounds and hall, performing arts suite and fantastic teaching rooms.
Avanti schools are Hindu-designated faith schools. However, all staff members at Avanti House School will not be required to present themselves from any specific faith background and there will be no preference given in this regard. This is an exciting time to join the school as it continues its journey to outstanding.
Avanti House secured outstanding outcomes both in terms of attainment and progress when its Second cohort of students sat their GCSE examinations in 2018. The school scored a progress 8 value of 0.74 which is well above the national average, with over 80% gaining Grade 5 or above in Geography. The exceptional outcomes are based upon the continued development of teaching and learning which is at the core of all decisions that the school makes, enabling professional development to be of paramount importance developing all levels of staff.