Teacher of Geography and RE Smithdon High School, Hunstanton, Norfolk

Job description

Smithdon High School, part of West Norfolk Academies Trust are seeking a Geography and RE teacher to join their supportive humanities team. The school is looking for an enthusiastic, effective and pro-active teacher

MPS/UPS as appropriate

Full time, permanent

NQT applications welcomed

For a job description, person specification and application form please visit www.westnorfolkacademiestrust.co.uk.

To apply, please complete an application form (all 3 parts must be completed, see application guidance sheet for more information) and return with a covering letter for the attention of the HR Department via: recruitment@westnorfolkacademiestrust.co.uk

Alternatively, please post your application and cover letter to the HR Department, West Norfolk Academies Trust, Queensway, King's Lynn, PE30 4AW.

Please note that we reserve the right to shortlist for vacancies early if a suitable field is met prior to the closing date. Applicants are therefore encouraged to submit their application as soon as possible for consideration.

West Norfolk Academies Trust is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. This includes obtaining references and ensures compliance with the DBS process.

Essential educational requirements

Relevant Degree

Essential qualifications

Qualified Teacher Status

Essential skills and experience

Experience of teaching to GCSE
Experience of working in a team
An understanding of the use of data in promoting pupil achievement and attainment
Skills and knowledge to deal with student safety and behaviour
Setting high standards to staff and students by personal example
Ability to gain parental support and co-operation
An understanding of the ECM agenda
Ability to work effectively under pressure
Ability to prioritise and meet deadlines
Commitment to continued personal development
Ability to focus on standards and the belief that all students can succeed given the right opportunity and support
Demonstrate a commitment to equal opportunities
Ability to achieve value for money within the designated budget
IT literate


About Smithdon High School

Address
Downs Road, Hunstanton, Norfolk, PE36 5HY
Phase
Secondary
Type
Academy