Teacher of Geography

Abbey Park School, Swindon


Job details

Subject Geography
Working pattern Full-time only
Salary Main pay range 1 to Upper pay range 3, £24,372 to £40,490
Newly qualified teacher Suitable

Job description

The Park Academies Trust was formed in 2016 with the vision to make a significant contribution to improving education in Swindon and surrounds.

We recently celebrated another excellent year for GCSE results across both Trust secondary schools, and a very successful set of A level results from our Sixth Form based at LPA. We need talented staff as we take advantage of the unique opportunities ahead.

Geography is a strong subject within the school and pupils in recent exams have achieved an impressive set of results. We welcome applications from NQTs, and offer a welcome bonus as well as a July start date for newly qualified staff.

Are you:-
Highly motivated, enthusiastic and passionate about teaching ?
Willing to work flexibly in the face of changing demands.
Inspired by young people achieving their potential?
Motivated by the prospect of building on our recent exam successes?

Could you work:-
In a department with a strong team ethos and proven track record?
Within a supportive faculty?
Where there are good facilities (including dedicated ICT) and a very friendly staff?
Where there is a supportive programme for new staff?

Essential educational requirements

Educated to degree level

Essential qualifications

To have or be working towards QTS.

Essential skills and experience

Passion and enthusiasm for teaching English

Employee benefits

A positive and dynamic environment in a Trust which is growing in both size and success
A strong pupil ethos centred on mutual respect and fulfilling potential
Outstanding resources
Excellent opportunities for CPD across the Trust.
Competitive Salary
Discount Portal
Support from experienced and knowledgeable colleagues across the Trust.
Attractive pension scheme
Access to Benenden Health Care Scheme
Cycle to Work Scheme
For NQTs, we offer a £1000 Welcome bonus, as well as the excellent support and opportunities available in a thriving MAT.

School overview

School type Academy
Education phase Secondary
School size 944 pupils enrolled
Age range 11 to 16
Ofsted report View Ofsted report
Website Abbey Park School website (opens in a new window)
Contact email askhr@theparkacademiestrust.com

School location

The Learning Campus, Swindon, SN25 2ND