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  • Job start date

    1 January 2024

  • Closing date

    8 October 2023 at 11:59pm

  • Date listed

    19 September 2023

Job details

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Key stage

Key stage 3, Key stage 4, Key stage 5

Subject

Geography

Working pattern

Part time: 25.02 hours per week (0.77 FTE)

Contract type

Permanent

Full-time equivalent salary

TSAT Teacher Scale (T1-T10) Pro rata to £22,189 - £34,112 per annum (£28,817 - £44,302 FTE)

What skills and experience we're looking for

We are looking for two talented and ambitious Teachers of Geography to join Plymouth High School for Girls. Our students are able and enthusiastic and regularly achieve the highest grades. The ideal candidate will have the ability and passion to deliver high quality teaching at the top grades.

This post is suitable for an ECT as well as a more experienced teacher.

Please can candidates advise in their application which contract is preferable and/or if either contract would be considered.

What you will need to succeed:

  • Be a qualified and effective teacher with successful experience in all 3 Key Stages
  • To inspire, encourage and empower our students to achieve their very best.
  • Be able to consistently deliver good or outstanding practice.
  • To understand how to enable young people and excel academically whilst also helping them to make effective and rewarding life choices.
  • To have thorough knowledge of how to provide effective teaching of Geography to A-Level.
  • Be an inspiring teacher with real enthusiasm for the subject.
  • Be able to motivate their pupils.
  • Be committed to high standards for both staff and students.
  • Be prepared to contribute to the extra-curricular life of the Academy.
  • Implement andsupport all Academy policies.
  • Be able to collaborate with other leaders and managers in raising standards within the curriculum to Good and Outstanding including all student groups.
  • Be able to raise standards of teaching, learning and progress to ensure all subject staff deliver and all students receive Good and Outstanding lessons.
  • Be able to coach and mentor subject staff to raise standards in learning and progress to be Good and Outstanding.


What the school offers its staff

Plymouth High School for Girls is a City selective Grammar school with a good reputation for providing an engaging curriculum within a supportive and encouraging environment. Students are happy at our school and enjoy the benefits of well taught and engaging lessons along with extensive extra-curricular opportunities. We are a small school with a friendly feel where people work flexibly and collaboratively to give our students the best possible experience.

What you will get from our Trust

  • Minimum starting salary £28,817 for all NQTs
  • Revised Teacher Payscale to retain and reward excellent teachers
  • The opportunity to work with happy and well behaved children who are excited about learning and work with parents who are supportive of our school values and ethos
  • Vast support network from senior leaders and other teachers within the school and our Trust to help you deliver outstanding teaching and learning through resources, mentoring and school visits
  • Regular opportunities to meet and share best practice with the relevant year group teachers of the other secondary schools within our trust
  • Benefit from an internationally accredited pedagogy approach to thinking and learning, which has been proven to enhance classroom practice
  • Excellent CPD opportunities including our Early career, Middle and Senior Leadership programmes
  • As an accredited Chartered Teacher organisation you can become a recognised Charted Teacher
  • A 24/7 employee assistance programme which provides counselling and support / advice on a wide array of areas


Further details about the role

It is our intention to apply a 6.5% pay increase to Teachers Pay Scale’s, once the 2023 pay offer is formally approved by the UK Parliament.

Commitment to safeguarding

We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. All posts are subject to an enhanced DBS check. As per KCSIE we will also undertake online searches for all shortlisted candidates, if you have any questions regarding this process please email recruitment@tsatrust.org.uk

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About Plymouth High School for Girls

School type
Academy, ages 11 to 18
Education phase
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School size
826 pupils enrolled
Age range
11 to 18

Plymouth High believes as much in preparing its students for life as it does their school years, shown by its slogan “For life, not school, we learn”.

“The leadership team has maintained the good quality of education in the school “– Latest Ofsted Report

Plymouth High School for Girls is a City selective Grammar school with a good reputation for providing an engaging curriculum within a supportive and encouraging environment. Students are happy at our school and enjoy the benefits of well taught and engaging lessons along with extensive extra-curricular opportunities. We are a small school with a friendly feel where people work flexibly and collaboratively to give our students the best possible experience.

Arranging a visit to Plymouth High School for Girls

To arrange a visit and increase the chance of a successful application email vicki.benwell@phsg.tsat.uk.

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