Head of Geography, ‘Good’ Secondary School in Waltham Forest
We’re looking for an experienced Geography Teacher to head-up the Geography department at this ‘Good’ academy in Waltham Forest, East London. If you have experience as a Head of Geography or are an experienced teacher looking to take the next step up the responsibility ladder, please read on.
* Head of Geography
* £39,519 – £42,498
* Permanent, full-time role
* Starting in Feb 2018
* ‘Good’ school with ‘Outstanding’ sixth form
* Waltham Forest, East London
As Head of Geography, you’ll be tasked with providing strong academic leadership; managing and developing the department to ensure it achieves the highest standards in all its teaching activities. You’ll be accountable for pupil progress and development within the Geography department – raising standards of attainment within the whole curriculum area and monitoring departmental progress. You’ll be responsible for managing teaching staff, financial and physical resources and developing the subject within the national curriculum framework. Reporting to the school’s senior leadership team, as the Head of Geography you will also liaise with other Heads of Department, pupil support services and relevant staff with cross-school responsibilities.
Based in the East London borough of Waltham Forest, the school is a successful Academy with Sixth Form. Providing a collaborative and supportive working environment, the school would suit a hard-working and committed Head of Geography who would like to see pupils reach their full potential in an environment that allows them to fulfil that. Offering outstanding career development and training opportunities, the school provides a high calibre of education for its students.
As the ideal candidate, you’ll be a Head of Geography or experienced Geography Teacher looking to take the next step on their career ladder. You’ll have a track record of taking on departmental or school-wide responsibilities and thrive on seeing pupils exceed expectations. You’ll be a passionate subject-champion; a person that leads by example and can make even the most boring concept seem exciting in the eyes of your pupils. Increasing the attainment of pupils will be at the heart of everything you do – you’ll consistently monitor the performance of pupils and know what to do when results are not as expected. You’ll also be approachable and able to get on with people of all walks of life.
If the above describes you, and you’d like to be considered for this Head of Geography role, please send your CV to email@example.com