Teacher of Humanities, specialising in Geography, Tudor Grange Academy, Kingshurst, Birmingham

Closing date:

CTC KINGSHURST ACADEMYTudor Grange Academy, Kingshurst, Birmingham
Date posted:
Start date: 1st September 2018
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: MPS
Contract term: Permanent
Suitable for NQTs: Yes

The Role 

We are seeking to recruit an outstanding teacher of Geography to contribute to a thriving and highly experienced Humanities team in September 2018. The successful applicant would be a specialist in their field at KS4, and additionally would be required to deliver other humanities subject across KS3.  

We are looking for a dedicated and reflective practitioner with excellent organisation and communication skills.  You will be able to act as a role model in creating, planning and delivering high quality lessons to facilitate students in making excellent progress.  

Much time is committed to developing a wide range of teaching and learning strategies to be implemented within the subject, with a focus on a collaborative approach to planning with centralised, shared units of work and resources. The successful candidate will contribute to developing the curriculum at KS3, KS4 as well as KS5.  As a department, we follow the AQA full course specification at KS4, at KS5 we currently offer the Geography course as part of the International Baccalaureate Diploma and are looking to add A Level Geography in September 2018.  

Tudor Grange Academy, Kingshurst (formally CTC Kingshurst Academy) will be joining the Tudor Grange Academies Trust from 1st August 2018.    

Additionally, you will benefit from: 

• teaching in a forward-thinking department with excellent resources and facilities for teachers who love their subject  

• working in a multi-academy trust with the potential for opportunities of collaboration and leadership across the four other secondary schools, as well as large scale Trust Insets with opportunities to network and share best practice and share resources across the Tudor Grange family of schools  

Informal visits and conversations about the post are most welcome. 

Application Deadline: Monday 21st May 2018 9:00am 

Shortlisting: Monday 21st May 2018  

Interviews:   Wednesday 23rd May 2018  

Application Process 

Completed applications must be returned to Michelle Linder at the academy by 9am on the closing date via email to michelle.linder@ctckingshurst.academy. 

For further details please visit http://www.ctckingshurst.academy 

The recruitment process is robust in seeking to establish the commitment of candidates to support the school’s measures to safeguard children and to identify, deter or reject people who might pose a risk of harm to children or are otherwise unsuited to work with them. The successful applicant will be required to undertake an Enhanced DBS check.  All applications will be considered on their merit and the post will be offered subject to the usual health and criminal record clearance. We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.

Job location

Address: Cooks Lane, Kingshurst, Birmingham, West Midlands, B37 6NU, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 121 3298300