TEACHER OF GEOGRAPHY (Main pay scale)
Required for a September 2019 start
We are looking for an enthusiastic Teacher of Geography to join our school. The position will be mainscale, teaching across the age range and would suit someone new to the profession or with some experience looking to move to a different environment.
Golborne is a flourishing and expanding school. With a Progress 8 score of +0.57 which places us in the top percentage of schools in the country, we are above national average on all performance measures. We have the highest expectations of our pupils and are determined to become ‘outstanding’ in all that we do. Our vision is to become a beacon of excellence at the heart of the community.
This is an ideal opportunity to join a motivated and successful team. We are on an exciting journey and see this as a vital part of the school’s development over the next few years. We are a self-improving school where commitment is to developing and supporting all staff in their career path. We deliver a comprehensive induction programme and encourage all of our staff to be ambitious for their futures. This role would suit professionals who have the drive and a determination to ensure that all children succeed. The successful applicant will also demonstrate an ambition to develop in their role and embrace the CPD that is available to support them in becoming an outstanding practitioner.
An application form is available from the school website www.golbornehigh.wigan.sch.uk
Closing date: Monday 25th February 2019 at 12 noon
Interviews: Thursday 28th February 2019
Golborne High School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff to share this commitment. The post is covered by the Protection of Children Act and is therefore subject to enhanced DBS clearance.
It should be noted that it is a requirement of the Governors of Golborne High School that candidates should, whenever possible, name as referees current and former employers (via Heads or Principals where employment at educational institutions is concerned).
We look forward to receiving your application should you be interested. If you have not heard from us by the interview date, you may assume that your application has been unsuccessful on this occasion. Unfortunately, we are unable to offer feedback on individual applications that are not shortlisted for interview.