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  • Start date details

    January/ April 2024

  • Closing date

    6 December 2023 at 9am

  • Date listed

    19 September 2023

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  • Teacher

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Full-time equivalent salary


Head of Geography job summary

Head of Geography

There has never been a more exciting time to join us; indeed, there has never been a more exciting time to join any school.

Lea Manor High School’s learning community is happy, ambitious and thrives in an environment with high standards and expectations. Lea Manor High School is widely recognised as an inclusive school that cares deeply for all its students. We are wholly committed to inspiring and supporting our students in their endeavour for success in all aspects of school life, regardless of ability and background.

The school is proud to be part of Chiltern Learning Trust, an outstanding and progressive multi-academy Trust in Bedfordshire.

We are looking for strong and resilientleaders capable of leading highly effective teams, in supporting colleagues andin ensuring high quality curriculum development and delivery. We arelooking for an outstanding practitioner and leader to join us as our Head of Geography. We are looking for someone who is positive,resilient and ambitious who wants to change the life chances of our children.You should be able to encourage learning whilstsupporting colleagues to enable pupils to achieve the highest possiblestandards as well as share and support the corporate responsibility for thewell-being, education and discipline of all pupils.

Lea Manor High School is fortunate to have a fantasticbuilding that provides a superb learning environment. The school is a richlydiverse community and this is something that we celebrate. Learning spaces havebeen carefully designed to provide optimum conditions for learning and theallocation of ICT facilities to teaching rooms is very generous. Our communityfacilities, which include a library and a theatre, have been developed with ourmission ‘no shortcuts to success’.

Full timeSalary: MPS / UPS + TLR2B

Jobstart: January/ April 2024

Contractterm: Permanent

Wereserve the right to close the vacancy when sufficient number of applicationshave applied but the final closing date for applications is 9.00am on Wednesday 6th December 2023.

Interviewswill be held shortly after.

Lea Manor High School is committed to safeguarding and promoting thewelfare of children and expects all staff to share this commitment. Applicantsmust be willing to undergo child protection screening appropriate to the post,including checks with past employers and the Disclosure and Barring Service.

CVs will not be accepted for any posts based in the school.

Visit our website: www.leamanorhighschool.org

Follow us on Twitter: @leamanorschool

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)
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 Lea Manor High School Performing Arts College

School type
Local authority maintained school, ages 11 to 16
Education phase
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School size
1045 pupils enrolled
Age range
11 to 16

Lea Manor High School represents a culture of high aspiration, high expectations and success. 'No Shortcuts to Success'

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