Head of Geography

Linton Village College, Cambridge, Cambridgeshire, CB21 4JB

This job expired on 23 May 2022

  • Expected start date

    1 September 2022

  • Application deadline

    23 May 2022 at 9:00am

  • Date listed

    10 May 2022

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Contract type



Main Scale/Upper Pay Spine with TLR2b

Head of Geography job summary

We are seeking to appoint a capable, dynamic and creative individual with excellent subject knowledge, a passion for teaching Geography and a commitment to delivering a high-quality enriching curriculum experience. The appointed candidate will demonstrate excellence in teaching and learning, an ability to engage and inspire students of all ages and attainment levels and to lead the subject successfully.

Geography is a popular subject at Linton Village College; we value students as individuals and work tirelessly to ensure that the learning experiences students have is positive, engaging and inclusive. The department has a collaborative approach and greatly values enrichment, including a variety of extra-curricular opportunities, to support the wider development of our young people. We consistently achieve excellent academic results. In 2019, 64% of Geography students achieved a grade 5 or above, and 28% of students achieved a grade 7 or above.

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About Linton Village College

School type
Academy, ages 11 to 16
Education phase
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School size
863 pupils enrolled
Age range
11 to 16
Contact phone number
01223 891233

Linton Village College is a high-achieving comprehensive 11-16 school at the heart of its local community. Ensuring a high-quality education for all of our students on a daily basis is our core priority. This is underpinned by a culture in which strong relationships, effective pastoral care and personal development opportunities are of paramount importance.

We are committed to offering enriching learning experiences and we strive for educational excellence. We have very high expectations and provide a nurturing, friendly and supportive environment in which everyone can thrive and achieve.

We support colleagues’ professional learning in national programmes as well as through a broad in-school and Trust-wide training offer. We also enjoy strong links with primary partner schools, sixth form colleges and the Faculty of Education at the University of Cambridge. Our membership of Anglian Learning provides further opportunities for career development and collaboration.

All staff share a commitment to Safeguarding and staff in regulated activity will be subject to an Enhanced DBS Check and a barred list check and other checks may be requested if applicable. We value diversity and welcome applications from all, including those with protected characteristics under the Equality Act. Flexible working will be considered.

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