2 days remaining to apply

  • Start date details

    ASAP

  • Closing date

    3 February 2023 at 12pm (midday)

  • Date listed

    24 January 2023

Job details

Working pattern

Contract type

Fixed term - 31st July 2024

Actual salary

£9,870 to £10,821

What skills and experience we're looking for

We have a vacancy for a confident, enthusiastic, suitably qualified applicant for the post of Curriculum Specialist – Academic Mentor (Geography), to join a large, successful faculty. The role will involve working with small groups of students to promote progress in Geography.

The successful candidate will:

  • be an excellent Geography practitioner
  • have a passionate commitment to making Geography stimulating and relevant for all
  • be familiar with Key stages 3 and 4 of the National Curriculum and GCSE requirement
  • bring real energy and dynamism to the role, alongside genuine enthusiasm for your subject
  • be a skilled ICT practitioner and be comfortable using data to inform planning and intervention
  • have the calibre and ambition to develop his or her career in and beyond this post
  • be willing to contribute to raising the profile of humanities across the School, including extra-curricular opportunities

Geography plays a prominent part in the life of the School and is taught by experience specialist teachers. It is a popular choice at GCSE and Advanced Level.

What the school offers its staff

King Edward VII School is a thriving, over-subscribed School with a diverse intake. It is a stimulating place in which to work, offering many opportunities to students and staff alike. The School enjoys an excellent reputation and sees the calibre of its staff as a key strength. King Edward VII School has two sites within the S10 area, approximately 1.5 miles apart. At King Edward VII School we offer an excellent benefits package, including a pension, a cycle to work scheme, eye test vouchers and a cash plan including therapy benefits. We also offer a full employee assistance programme (EAP).

Further details about the role

Please note: Only applications on the standard Sheffield LA application form will be accepted.

CVs will not be considered

For further details please contact Mr T Hall – HR & Cover Manager at recruitment@kes.sheffield.sch.uk

Closing date: Friday 3rd February 2023 – 12 noon

Commitment to safeguarding

We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare and safety of children and young people and expect all staff to show this commitment. The successful candidate will be required to complete Disclosure and Barring Service declarations in line with Section 115 of the Police Act 1997. All applicants are required to read the Safeguarding and Child Protection Policy incorporating Self-Harm and Online Safety.

Applying for the job

If you're interested in teaching or training to teach in England as an international citizen, we can help you understand your next steps.

Please download the application form using the link below, and once completed send to recruitment@kes.sheffield.sch.uk

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About King Edward VII School

School type
Local authority maintained school, ages 11 to 18
Education phase
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School size
1771 pupils enrolled
Age range
11 to 18

Local authority maintained secondary School

School location

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