Assistant Subject Leader for Geography

Weald School, The, Billingshurst, West Sussex


Job details

Subject Geography
Working pattern Full-time only
Salary Main pay range 1 to Upper pay range 3, £24,373 to £40,490

Job summary

We are seeking to appoint an experienced well-qualified, talented and committed teacher of geography to join the department from September 2020 on a full time, permanent basis. The successful candidate will also assist the Subject Leader with the leadership of the department. This is likely to be leading Travel and Tourism at KS5 or a Key Stage of geography. We are open to a degree of negotiation at interview.

Essential educational requirements


Essential qualifications


Essential skills and experience

● A well-qualified (with Qualified Teacher Status) and enthusiastic teacher of geography who can inspire and engage young people
● The leadership and management skills to lead a significant area of the curriculum
● Excellent classroom practitioner with a proven track record of good results
● The ability to teach geography at KS3, KS4 and KS5
● The ability to teach Travel and Tourism at KS5
● A passion for excellence, high standards and the subject
● Excellent organisational skills
● A creative and innovative approach to classroom practice
● A collaborative approach to teamwork, including willingness to contribute to departmental schemes of work and the sharing of good practice
● Excellent organisational and IT skills
● Excellent interpersonal skills
● Willingness to be a form tutor including the delivery of PSHE

Employee benefits

Teachers’ Main Pay Range / Upper Pay Range plus TLR 2a (£2,796 pa)

More on how to apply

School overview

School type LA Maintained School
Education phase Secondary
School size 1735 pupils enrolled
Age range 11 to 18
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About Weald School, The

School location

Station Road, Billingshurst, West Sussex, RH14 9RY