Head of Geography

St James School, Exeter, Devon


Job details

Subject Geography
Working pattern Full-time only
Salary Main pay range 2 to Upper pay range 3, £26,298 to £40,490

Job summary

1. To raise standards of student attainment and achievement within the whole curriculum area and to monitor and support positive student progress within the new Progress 8 measure.
2. To deliver a robust curriculum that challenges and supports student outcomes.
3. To support the delivery of excellent teaching within the department.
4. To seek excellence in every aspect of the department and act as an outstanding role model for members of the department in all aspects of work in school (teaching, professional conduct, meetings with parents/other agencies etc.)

Essential educational requirements

A good honours degree - 2:2 or higher.

Essential qualifications


Essential skills and experience

Teaching of good to outstanding lessons at KS3 and 4
Teaching experience of at least 2 years.
Wide knowledge and understanding of Geography.
Ability to use data effectively to support student progress.
Excellent communication skills, both verbal and written.

Employee benefits


More on how to apply

School overview

School type Academy
Education phase Secondary
School size 948 pupils enrolled
Age range 11 to 16
Ofsted report View Ofsted report
School website St James School website (opens in a new window)
Contact email recruitment@stjamesexeter.co.uk

About St James School

School location

Summer Lane, Exeter, Devon, EX4 8NN