Geography Teacher

Havant Academy, Havant, Hampshire, PO9 5JD

23 days remaining to apply

  • Start date details

    January 2023

  • Closing date

    26 December 2022 at 12pm (midday)

  • Date listed

    21 November 2022

Job details

Key stage

Key stage 3, Key stage 4

Working pattern

Contract type


Full-time equivalent salary

MPR 1-6 £25714 - £36961 / UPS 1-3: £38690 - 41604

What skills and experience we're looking for

As a Teacher of Geography at Havant Academy you will be required to:

Deliver high quality Geography lessons to our students aged 11-16 Plan and tailor lessons which address the full range of learners needs

Have high expectations of all pupils so that they are able to achieve their academic potential

Have a good working knowledge and understanding of a range of teaching, learning and assessment strategies

Partake in the Academies rewards and behaviour systems

Be an enthusiastic and effective tutor by creating an inclusive and safe environment, fostering good home/school relations, monitoring your tutees attendance and progress and delivering the tutor PSHE programme.

For this role, you will have the following essential (E) and desirable (D) experience:

Qualified Teacher Status (E)

Teaching qualification in your subject of choice (E)

Evidence of further professional development (D)

A record of good or outstanding classroom teaching demonstrating passion and innovation in your teaching techniques (E)

Good communication skills with students, parents colleagues and stakeholders (E)

A clear understanding of the diverse needs of students and how to meet them (E)

Awareness of strategies to raise student attainment and manage behaviour (E)

Good understanding of the subject and its place in the national curriculum (E)

What the school offers its staff

We are delighted to introduce you to Havant Academy – a secondary school where we know every student as an individual and where the combination of excellent teaching, pastoral support and extensive facilities provide students with everything they need to reach their potential and become happy, successful adults. At Havant Academy, we pride ourselves on ensuring our students are engaged and involved in their own learning so they feel an ownership of their school. Students will achieve their potential in their examinations but, just as importantly, will develop life skills enabling them to be successful adults.

We are seeking a dynamic Geography teacher to join our close-knit and supportive staff team. Geography at Havant is a well developed and resourced subject that has seen considerable growth under strong leadership. This post offers the opportunity to join an established and well organised department as part of a friendly and welcoming team. Havant offers a fast paced and exciting environment as we continue on our drive for excellence in all areas. Staff work together to embody and actively promote high standards and expectations for all within our school community.

If you would like to know more about this exciting opportunity and the school more widely then do get in touch for a chat or a visit to the school. This post is suitable for an ECT or a more experienced teacher.

Further details about the role

Working for TKAT:

In return, as an employee of The Kemnal Academies Trust (TKAT), you will benefit from: A wide variety of opportunities for professional development, including the potential to develop your career at more than one TKAT academy; Opportunities to work flexibly, where possible; Our support for your wellbeing at work; and The rewards of working to improve the life chances of our pupils.

Commitment to safeguarding

TKAT is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. Offers of employment will be subject to the full Safer Recruitment process, including an enhanced disclosure and barring service check.

Equal Opportunities

TKAT is committed to equality of opportunity. We welcome applications from all suitable candidates, regardless of any protected characteristic for example race, gender, sexual orientation, disability or age. All applications are treated on merit. This includes applications from individuals wishing to work full time, part time or on a flexible basis.

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About Havant Academy

School type
Academy, ages 11 to 16
Education phase
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School size
565 pupils enrolled
Age range
11 to 16

School location

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