11 days remaining to apply

  • Expected start date

    1 September 2021

  • Application deadline

    21 April 2021 at 2:00 pm

  • Date listed

    25 March 2021

Job details

Job role
Teacher, Leadership
Working pattern
Full-time only
Contract type

Job summary

The Forest of Dean Trust is looking for a dynamic, enthusiastic and dedicated Aspiring Head of Geography/Head of Geography, in a school that gives Geography a high profile and in an area that is a superb geographical classroom.

The Geography team are incredibly dedicated to our students and community so we are looking for someone to not only lead the department forward, but who puts the outcomes of students at the heart of their planning and someone who leads by example. We are keen to appoint a committed leader who is passionate about the pursuit of excellence in teaching and learning and who has a love of working with young people.

You will be joining a forward-thinking and caring Trust that will allow you to be innovative and implement your ideas, safe in the knowledge that you will be supported as you join our community.

For more information please read our extensive candidate information pack and do get in touch to discuss this wonderful opportunity with us.

This is such an exciting opportunity and we can't wait to hear from you.

Employee benefits


Applying for the job

The next step for you in joining us on this exciting journey is to complete the application form and send this along with a detailed covering letter explaining why your skills and experience would make you the perfect candidate to be our next Head of Geography at Dene Magna School.

More on how to apply

Supporting documents

If you need these documents in an accessible format, please contact the school.

School overview

School type
Education phase
School size
918 pupils enrolled
Age range
11 to 18
Ofsted report
View Ofsted report
Contact email
Contact phone number
01594 546030

About Dene Magna School

Dene Magna School & Sixth Form is a successful, oversubscribed and high achieving 11-18 School and is the founding member of the Forest of Dean Trust, which also includes Drybrook Primary School. We are located in the most beautiful setting and we are an easy commute from Cheltenham, Gloucester, Hereford, Bristol and surrounding cities.

Arranging a visit to Dene Magna School

Please do take the opportunity to come and visit us (for socially distanced tours) so we can share all the exciting things we are doing. Prospective candidates who would like to visit the school, should in the first instance contact: vacancies@FODT.co.uk

School location

Abenhall Road, Mitcheldean, Gloucestershire, GL17 0DU

Get a job alert for when similar jobs are listed