Geography Teacher

Ada Lovelace Church of England High School, Greenford

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Job details

Working pattern Full-time only
Salary £30,480 to £49,571

Job summary

Geography Teacher – to start September 2020

Closing date: 12 noon on Wednesday 5th February 2020

Interview date: Wednesday 12th February 2020

Ada Lovelace Church of England High School, one of four schools in the Twyford CE Academies Trust, is a new seven-form-entry secondary school for pupils aged 11-18 in Ealing, West London. As a new school within a highly aspirational and academically successful multi-academy Trust Ada Lovelace offers exciting development opportunities and good promotion prospects for talented and energetic teachers who support the ethos of our schools. The school offers comprehensive T&L and CPD opportunities for all teachers.

The school, now in its second year, is currently co-located at William Perkin CE High School (Ofsted ‘Outstanding’), and moves to its brand new permanent site in north Ealing in September 2020.

This is an exciting role for an enthusiastic teacher as we prepare our students for GCSE and beyond (the school’s first GCSEs will be in 2023). Our oldest Year group will start Year 9 in September 2020 so this post is ideally suited to a teacher who is passionate about curriculum design and development, especially at KS4. The post-holder will be joining an innovative, ambitious and energetic staff group that seeks to deliver an outstanding curriculum, and will be well supported by an experienced Senior Leadership Team.

This role is suitable for NQT and RQT applicants. Relations between staff and students are extremely positive and it is easy for every member of the school to be well known by all of the staff. Staff joining at this time are likely to have a highly motivated drive towards building an outstanding school community within an already highly successful Trust.

For an informal discussion about this position or to arrange a visit please contact the HR/Recruitment team at recruitment@twyfordacademies.org.uk

For more information about the schools please visit the Twyford Trust and Ada Lovelace websites. For more information about the role please see the Job Description on the Twyford Trust website at: http://www.twyfordacademies.org.uk/recruitment/vacancies

The successful candidate will have:

· A good degree and Qualified Teacher Status

· Ability to teach Geography to at least KS4

· Knowledge of the requirements of the National Curriculum

· An understanding of recent curriculum / learning developments

· An understanding of the strategies required to motivate and enthuse all students across the ability range as part of a whole school approach to raising achievement

· An understanding of the processes and techniques required to assess, record and report students’ learning effectively

· Ability to be reflective and driven towards self-improvement

· Energy and enthusiasm

· A commitment to the ethos of the school

We offer:

· Exceptional professional development and career progression

· Positive working relationships at all levels

· A supportive Leadership Team

· Opportunity to gain experience within 4 different Trust schools with a common commitment to professional collaboration

How to apply

Please visit the Vacancies page of the Twyford Trust website http://www.twyfordacademies.org.uk/recruitment/vacancies for more information about how to apply, and to download a Job description and Application Form.

Applications must be submitted to Recruitment at Twyford School by the closing date and time above. They can be posted to Twyford Church of England Academies Trust, c/o Twyford Church of England School, Twyford Crescent, Acton, London W3 9PP or emailed to recruitment@twyfordacademies.org.uk Please do not submit applications by fax.

The Twyford Trust is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. The successful applicant will be required to undergo the child protection screening appropriate to the post, including an enhanced disclosure from the DBS (Disclosure and Barring Service) and references from previous employers. For more information about the DBS please see https://www.gov.uk/disclosure-barring-service-check. The post-holder will also be expected to read and adhere to the Trust’s Child Protection Policy, and any other Safeguarding documents stated within this.

Essential educational requirements

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Essential qualifications

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Essential skills and experience

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School overview

School type Free School, Church of England
Education phase Secondary
School size 256 pupils enrolled
Age range 11 to 18
Ofsted report View Ofsted report
School website Ada Lovelace Church of England High School website (opens in a new window)
Contact email recruitment@twyfordacademies.org.uk

About Ada Lovelace Church of England High School

School location

Oldfield Lane North, Greenford, UB6 8PR