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  • Expected start date

    1 September 2021

  • Application deadline

    30 April 2021 at 12:00 pm

  • Date listed

    1 April 2021

Job details

Job role
Geography, Religious education
Working pattern
Part-time only
Contract type
Fixed term (12 months)

Job summary

We have a vacancy for a confident, enthusiastic, suitably qualified and experienced Teacher of Geography and Religious Education (RE) to join successful departments from September 2021.

The successful candidate will:

• be a dynamic, dedicated and enthusiastic Geography and RE teacher
• have a passionate commitment to making Geography and RE stimulating and relevant for all
• be familiar with Key Stages 3, 4 and 5
• be familiar with the requirements of Sheffield SACRE for RE Key Stage 3 and the GCSE curriculum
• ability to teach A-Level
• be a skilled ICT practitioner
• be willing to contribute to the wider life of the School
• have effective interpersonal skills with the ability to inspire students and staff

Geography plays a prominent part in the life of the School and is taught by experienced specialist teachers. The Geography Department has four key members of staff and dedicated administration support. You would be joining an excellent department and as part of this team you will have the opportunity to teach across the age and ability range up to and including A level. There are fieldwork opportunities for students, including residentials at Post 16. Additionally, Geography is also taught as a discrete subject at Key Stage 3. This is the ideal post for a candidate who wishes to develop their skills and broaden their experience within a supportive environment which will allow them to excel.

At King Edward VII School we pursue an academically challenging and inclusive ethos and the study of Religion and Philosophy at all key stages contributes to this outcome. The department consists of three specialist staff and fully supports the local NATRE network who meet termly as part of the Sheffield Learning Hub. The post will involve ensuring the quality of academic spiritual, moral, social and cultural (SMSC) provision in terms of curriculum delivery, assessment and achievement for both subjects.

We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare and safety of children and young people and expect all staff to show this commitment. The successful candidate will be required to complete Disclosure and Barring Service declarations in line with Section 115 of the Police Act 1997. All applicants are required to read the Safeguarding and Child Protection Policy incorporating Self-Harm and Online Safety.

Employee benefits

The successful candidate will be required to teach across both sites. At King Edward VII School we offer an excellent benefits package, including a pension, a cycle to work scheme, eye test vouchers and cash plan including therapy benefits. We also offer a full employee assistance programme (EAP) along with access to 24/7 virtual GP surgery.

Supporting documents

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School overview

School type
Local authority maintained school
Education phase
School size
1739 pupils enrolled
Age range
11 to 18
Ofsted report
View Ofsted report
Contact phone number
0114 229 6560

About King Edward VII School

King Edward VII School is a thriving, over-subscribed School, with a diverse intake. It is a stimulating place in which to work, offering many opportunities to students and staff alike. The School enjoys an excellent reputation and sees the calibre of its staff as a key strength. King Edward VII School has two sites within the S10 area, approximately 1.5 miles apart.

Arranging a visit to King Edward VII School

Please contact Tom Hall on 0114 229 6560 or email recruitment@kes.sheffield.sch.uk to arrange a visit to the School.

School location

Glossop Road, Sheffield, South Yorkshire, S10 2PW

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