Teacher of Geography, Warrington

Closing date:Expiring soon

St Gregory's Catholic High SchoolWarrington

Date posted:
Start date: September 2019
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: Main Scale
Contract term: Permanent
Suitable for NQTs: Yes

St. Gregory’s Catholic High School is one of the highest performing schools in the Liverpool Archdiocese and Warrington LA. Due to the increasing popularity of GCSE Geography and expected growth in our pupil numbers, we are looking to appoint an excellent teacher of Geography. 

The successful candidate would be working with an effective, dynamic team of subject specialists who strive to provide the best learning experience for pupils through high expectations, inspirational teaching and personalised support.  In Years 7,8 and 9 pupils follow a Geography curriculum that focuses on developing the skills and content needed to prepare for the demands of GCSE.  In Years 10 and 11 pupils study the AQA GCSE exam board specification.  The department consists of 2 full time teachers of Geography and teaching takes place in 2 Geography classrooms which are well resourced.  This is an excellent opportunity for an outstanding and effective practitioner who has the desire to continue to raise standards across the department.  

The successful candidate will be passionate about Geography and will be personally driven to ensure that every child achieves and makes good progress through challenge and engagement.  Geography is currently the 2nd most popular option with 120 students in Year 10 and 96 in Year 11.  Content studied at GCSE includes, Tectonic and weather hazards, climate change, living world, rivers and coasts, resource management, the changing economic world, urban challenges and a skills examination. 

Further details and application forms are available from www.stgregoryshigh.com  

Please return completed application forms to pfield@stgregoryshigh.com.  

This school is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people.  The successful applicant will be expected to undertake a criminal record check via the DBS. 

Closing Date: 24th January 2019

Shortlisting: 25th January 2019

Interviews: 1st February 2019

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More about St Gregory's Catholic High School
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: Secondary
Funding status: State - Voluntary Aided
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 11 - 16 years
Denomination: Roman Catholic
Address: Cromwell Avenue, Westbrook, Warrington, Cheshire, WA5 1HG, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 1925 574888
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