Dudley College

Teacher of Geography

Location
Dudley, West Midlands
Salary
Competitive
Posted
16 May 2018
Closes
21 May 2018
Subject Area
Geography
Job Level
Teacher
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

The High Arcal School is seeking to appoint an inspirational and innovative Teacher of Geography.

The High Arcal Schools vision is to become an outstanding school with outcomes for students above national averages. We are looking for an outstanding teacher of Geography, with a commitment to continuing professional development, to join our Geography Department. Geography remains a very popular option subject at KS4 and staff have high expectations of achievement for all. You would be required to teach Geography at KS3/4 with alongside other Humanities subjects at KS3.    

The post is suitable for either an NQT or a more experienced candidate. NQTs teach a reduced timetable and follow an excellent, year-long induction programme led by a senior member of staff.   

Humanities are at the heart of our curriculum and the school has invested heavily in this area over the past few years. The department has in the past received the geography quality mark and led trips and visits across the world helping students develop their cultural horizons. We are seeking to appoint a creative teacher who has a real enthusiasm and passion for the subject.

The successful candidate will need to be:

  • An inspirational teacher who has the highest expectations of students.
  • An excellent classroom practitioner with experience of teaching Geography at KS3 and KS4.
  • Innovative and creative with excellent interpersonal skill.
  • A motivational and inspirational leader that has the ability to work collaboratively with others in the department and across the Trust. 

If you are, we would love to hear from you. 

The successful applicant will be expected to be involved in cross-curricular activities and take an active role in the development of Geography.  

The High Arcal School is part of The Dudley Academies Trust and welcomes students of all abilities and from all backgrounds. Staff take the time to get to know and understand each student, supporting them to do their very best. We believe that by working together we will develop inspirational schools which instill ambition and desire in young learners, open their minds, widen their horizons and equip them to succeed in a challenging world. 

The High Arcal School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of young people. The person appointed will be subject to an enhanced DBS check.