Head of Geography

The St Thomas the Apostle College, London, SE15 2EB

This job expired on 29 November 2022 – see similar jobs

  • Start date details

    ASAP/Subject to notice period

  • Closing date

    29 November 2022 at 12pm (midday)

  • Date listed

    15 November 2022

Job details

Key stage

Key stage 3, Key stage 4, Key stage 5

Working pattern

Contract type


Pay scale

Inner London Pay Scale, MPS/UPS + TLR 1A £8,706

Additional allowances

Inner London Pay Scale, MPS/UPS + TLR 1A £8,706

What skills and experience we're looking for

Salary: Inner London Pay Scale, MPS/UPS + TLR 1A £8,706

Contract Type: Permanent, Full Time

To Start: ASAP/Subject to notice period

Location: SE15 2EB, London Borough of Southwark

We are looking to appoint a motivated and inspirational Head of Geography to lead our team of outstanding staff in this popular and highly successful curriculum area which is delivered at all key stages.We teach AQA at A Level and GCSE.In 2022, the outcomes for Geography at GCSE were 69% grade 7 and above and 15% grade 9 (78 entries). At A-Level we achieved 100% A*-C, 77% were A*-B.Applications are considered from experienced and aspiring leaders.

St Thomas the Apostle school is a 11-18 Catholic boys’ school with a co-educational Sixth Form in South London. We are an outstanding school and 2017 TES Secondary School of the Year winners. We pride ourselves on our high expectations of all learners. This creates a calm learning environment where teachers can teach and students can learn.

This post offers you the opportunity to develop your teaching within an outstanding setting.We offer a highly supportive environment and are committed to ensuring outstanding teaching, behaviour and achievement.

With our expanding Sixth Form and our desire and drive to continue moving forward, this is an exciting time for you to join our team.

We are looking for an excellent classroom practitioner who is passionate about their subject to join our team of highly skilled staff delivering outstanding lessons to our exceptional students.

Visits to the school are warmly encouraged - please contact Ellie Field at the details below to arrange.

What the school offers its staff

Benefits of working at St Thomas the Apostle:

  • New modern, light and airy building
  • Outstanding facilities
  • Excellent student behaviour freeing up teachers to teach for the duration of each lesson
  • Support for training and development
  • Commitment to staff wellbeing including annual staff wellbeing day
  • Excellent public transport links
  • Free onsite parking
  • Safe and secure cycle storage
  • Free use of the school gym
  • Free use of the school swimming pool
  • Free lunches for staff
  • Pastries on a Friday morning
  • Childcare voucher scheme
  • Cycle to work scheme
  • Regular staff social events

Commitment to safeguarding

Our school is an equal opportunities employer and committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children. DBS check required.

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About The St Thomas the Apostle College

School type
Local authority maintained school, Roman Catholic, ages 11 to 18
Education phase
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School size
1069 pupils enrolled
Age range
11 to 18
Email address
Phone number

Arranging a visit to The St Thomas the Apostle College

To arrange a visit and increase the chance of a successful application email stac@hays.com.

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