Subject Leader - Geography

Crofton School, Fareham, Hampshire, PO14 2AT

Deadline is today

  • Job start date

    1 September 2023

  • Closing date

    2 December 2022 at 12pm (midday)

  • Date listed

    16 November 2022

Job details

Key stage

Key stage 3, Key stage 4

Working pattern

Contract type


Full-time equivalent salary

Between 26,000 and 43,685

Additional allowances

TLR 2b £5,028

What skills and experience we're looking for

For September 2023, or earlier if available, we seek to appoint an enthusiastic, creative and dynamic colleague to lead our Geography Department. The successful applicant will be an outstanding classroom practitioner with high expectations and the ability to enthuse and motivate both staff and students. This is an exciting time to join us at Crofton; the Humanities team are delivering lessons in recently refurbished well-equipped classrooms, and we are actively expanding our repertoire of local and residential field work.

What the school offers its staff

This appointment represents an excellent opportunity for an ambitious practitioner who shares our school values of kindness, ambition and diligence, and wishes to develop their career through working with a talented group of teachers who are committed to raising standards in Geography. We welcome applicants who have a strong vision for the continuing development of the Geography curriculum, and have the skills and ambition to make this happen. The successful candidate will have a track record that demonstrates their ability to achieve exceptional outcomes for students in Geography, alongside the passion and drive to lead and develop a curriculum area.

Commitment to safeguarding

We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. We will ensure that all our recruitment and selection practices reflect this commitment. All successful candidates will be subject to Disclosure and Barring Service checks along with other relevant employment checks.

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About Crofton School

School type
Local authority maintained school, ages 11 to 16
Education phase
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School size
1093 pupils enrolled
Age range
11 to 16

Crofton is an oversubscribed, happy and successful 11-16 Foundation School with around 1000 students, serving the village of Stubbington and the surrounding area. ​ We take great pride in the high standards achieved by our students – they leave us as happy, well-qualified, confident and well-motivated young citizens and we are delighted that so many go on to excel in local sixth-forms, colleges, universities and the wider world. ​ As a school, we are motivated by a sense of the moral seriousness of what schools do; by a conviction that education, while important, should also be fun; by a belief that schools should be inclusive communities in which everyone is equally valued; and by a determination that we should not tolerate underachievement.

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