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This job expired on 4 October 2023

  • Start date details

    January 2024

  • Closing date

    4 October 2023 at 12pm (midday)

  • Date listed

    20 September 2023

Job details

Visa sponsorship

Visas cannot be sponsored

Key stage

Key stage 3, Key stage 4

Subject

Geography

Working pattern

Full time: 1.0

Contract type

Permanent

Full-time equivalent salary

ECT’s/MPS/UPS

What skills and experience we're looking for

  • Is passionate about Geography with the ability to inspire students
  • Teaches engaging and challenging lessons that promote students’ abilities to learn independently and to respond effectively to feedback
  • Believes that Geography plays an important role in the development of students’ skills, knowledge and understanding
  • Is able to contribute to the geography team and take an active part in curriculum planning and preparation
  • Recognises the value of learning beyond the classroom in enhancing the understanding and experience of the world in which we live
  • Is willing to contribute to extra-curricular activities in Geography
  • Is keen to work in a school which is held in high esteem by its parents and who want further to extend this reputation for excellence
  • Is prepared to accept and endorse the aims and policies of the school as outlined in the accompanying documentation

What the school offers its staff

  • A professional learning culture that is highly focused on developing your teaching craft
  • A strong community ethos built through a small School System, with each School retaining a strong sense of identity
  • A ‘stage not age’ attitude to career development opportunities
  • A school that provides rich opportunities for extra-curricular activities including the Duke of Edinburgh Scheme, team sports, dramatic performances, amongst others.

Further details about the role

Burton Borough is a vibrant and inclusive mixed Community School of 1160 students, situated on the Shropshire/Staffordshire border within the pleasant market town of Newport. We have recently been awarded the Gold Mental Health Award from the Carnegie School of Mental Health for the second time and we are proud to say that we were the first school in England to be recognised by Public Health England for the work we do in this area. Our location provides easy access to/ from Shrewsbury, Stafford, Telford and Wolverhampton. The school is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. Successful applicants will need to undertake a DBS enhanced clearance for the school.

Commitment to safeguarding

Our organisation is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults. We expect all staff, volunteers and trustees to share this commitment.

Our recruitment process follows the keeping children safe in education guidance.

Offers of employment may be subject to the following checks (where relevant):
childcare disqualification
Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS)
medical
online and social media
prohibition from teaching
right to work
satisfactory references
suitability to work with children

You must tell us about any unspent conviction, cautions, reprimands or warnings under the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974 (Exceptions) Order 1975.

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About The Burton Borough School

School type
Local authority maintained school, ages 11 to 16
Education phase
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School size
1150 pupils enrolled
Age range
11 to 16
Phone number
01952386500

Burton Borough is a vibrant and inclusive mixed Comprehensive School of 1157 students, situated on the Shropshire/ Staffordshire border within the pleasant market town of Newport. We were awarded the Gold Mental Health Award from the Carnegie School of Mental Health in April 2019 and are the first school in England to be recognised by Public Health England for the work we do in this area. Our location provides easy access to/ from Shrewsbury, Stafford, Telford and Wolverhampton. The school is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. Successful applicants will need to undertake a DBS enhanced clearance for the school.

Arranging a visit to The Burton Borough School

To arrange a visit and increase the chance of a successful application email recruitment.bbs@taw.org.uk.

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