Would you like to join a school where people are
valued, thrive and make positive contributions?
We wish to appoint
a Head of Geography to lead and manage our Geography subject area from 1 January
2024. This post is offered on a fixed term contract until 31 December 2024 to
cover the substantive post holder’s maternity leave.
You will be an experienced classroom teacher with the ability to reach
KS3 – KS5 Geography.
You will be joining a very strong team of teachers who enjoy working
together to develop a love of learning in our students. All Humanities subjects
are very popular with students at both GCSE and A-level. The Humanities faculty
consists of a group of dedicated teachers who pride ourselves on the support we
offer our students as much as we value collaboration with our colleagues.
Whilst academic achievement is of utmost importance to the Humanities faculty,
we are committed to the overall development of our students as well-rounded,
empathetic individuals. Within the Humanities curriculum, we emphasise
celebration of and respect for cultural diversity within our community and
The post is suitable for a fully
qualified teacher looking to take a step into a middle leadership role and
develop their career in an environment offering outstanding training and
progression programmes to all.
Prendergast School is an Outstanding 11-16 Girls School with a mixed
6th Form of over 300 students and benefits from being part of the
Leathersellers’ Federation of Schools. Awarded its third Outstanding OFSTED
grading in a row in November 2013, the school has been leading girls’ education
in Lewisham for over 130 years. The
school has been recognised by the SSAT for being in the top ten percent
nationally of non-selective schools for attainment. It has been awarded the Wellbeing Award, the
NACE Award and the Gold Artsmark Award.
We are committed to providing excellent CPD for aspiring Middle
Leaders and for all new staff we offer a comprehensive and supportive induction
programme. The successful candidate will
also have access to a rich and varied CPD programme within the school and
across the Federation.
You will have the opportunity to work with a forward thinking staff
and school leadership team who have students’ wellbeing, development and
progress as their core purpose.
date: 9:30am on Monday 9 October
Interviews: Thursday 12 October 2023
Please note CVs are not accepted.
dedicated to creating a work
enjoy,ourstudents can benefit from, and where work complements
life. For this reason, we encourage everyone to discuss with us their flexible
working requirements during the recruitment process so that we can find the
best working solution for them and their role.
Leathersellers’ Federation of Schools is committed to safeguarding and
promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and
volunteers to share this commitment.
All offers of employment are
subject to satisfactory references qualifications, experience checks, medical
clearance, enhanced DBS checks, social media checks and documentary evidence
showing your entitlement to work in the UK.
The Leathersellers’ Federation of Schools is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and all employees are required to have an Enhanced DBS Disclosure.
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