Subject Lead Geography

The Wellington Academy, Ludgershall, Wiltshire, SP11 9RR

4 days remaining to apply

  • Start date details

    Easter 2023

  • Closing date

    12 December 2022 at 11:59pm

  • Date listed

    2 November 2022

Job details

Key stage

Key stage 3, Key stage 4, Key stage 5

Working pattern

Contract type


Pay scale


Additional allowances

TLR 2b (£5,024)

What skills and experience we're looking for

  • A degree-level qualification and Qualified Teacher Status.

What the school offers its staff

  • The Wellington Academy is an ambitious, growing, and inclusive 11-18 school (proud member of the Ascend Learning Trust) based on the edge of the beautiful Salisbury Plain. It serves the young people of Tidworth and Ludgershall as well as the surrounding villages. The school is graded as ‘Good’ by Ofsted (March 2016) and in our recent Challenge Partners Review the school was graded as ‘Effective’ in all areas. Our vision is for all our students to become ‘Inquisitive, Ambitious, and Independent’ young people.

  • The school was opened in 2009 and, we are fortunate to enjoy outstanding facilities. We currently have nearly 1100 students on roll, and this includes a growing Sixth Form. We are one of the few schools in the country to offer state boarding in our purpose-built Boarding house (our boarding provision is graded Outstanding by Ofsted).

Further details about the role

We are seeking an exceptional leader with a deep knowledge of and passion for Geography, untiring dedication, and high expectations of all children to assist in the further development and growth of our Academy.

This is an exciting opportunity to become part of a high performing team who believe in committing to strong relationships and striving for the best outcomes for our students. This role will require huge amounts of resilience, perseverance for the long haul and a constant drive for innovative excellence.

Commitment to safeguarding

Ascend Learning Trust is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. We particularly welcome applications from underrepresented groups including ethnicity, gender, transgender, age, disability, sexual orientation, or religion.

Please note: Any position that involves working with children requires declaration of ALL convictions/cautions regardless of whether these are deemed as spent and a DBS check will be carried out before any employment commences.

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About The Wellington Academy

School type
Academy, ages 11 to 19
Education phase
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School size
1083 pupils enrolled
Age range
11 to 19

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