10 days remaining to apply

  • Expected start date

    1 September 2021

  • Application deadline

    24 May 2021 at 9:00am

  • Date listed

    26 April 2021

Job details

Job role
Teacher, Suitable for NQTs
Geography, Humanities
Working pattern
Full-time only
Contract type
£26,395 - £41,611 (dependent on experience)

Job summary

We are seeking an enthusiastic, forward-thinking Teacher of Geography with energy, intellectual capacity and determination to join our popular and high-achieving department and make a difference to the lives, aspirations and opportunities of our young people.

You will be an innovative teacher who has a secure understanding of the Geography curriculum and has proven strategies for helping students raise their aspirations and achieve the highest of grades. Our students are driven and capable and you will support them in pushing the boundaries and reaching their full potential.

The Geography department at Chatham Grammar is a small but dedicated team and they take an active role in the school community. The team promote critical thinking skills, resilience and empathy through their teaching and deliver a curriculum that is designed with future geographers in mind.

In recent years, the Geography department has supported students through the awarding winning Chatham Grammar Green Team to create a more environmentally friendly school, which has included securing funding for and planting trees on-site.

The successful applicant will be coming to a multi-academy trust wide supportive learning environment, characterised by open management, and in the knowledge that they will enjoy the full support and care of the pragmatic (and down to earth) leadership team. We have a dynamic, innovative team of professional staff who want to make a difference to the lives, aspirations and opportunities of our young people. We would encourage applicants to visit the UKAT website to view the many employee benefits on offer https://www.universityofkentacademiestrust.org.uk/careers-with-ukat

Chatham Grammar offers its students a wide variety of educational opportunities with a commitment to ensuring that its students achieve good educational outcomes, develop healthy minds and aspire to be happy confident young women ready to embark on a variety of aspirational careers. It benefits from being part of the University of Kent Academies Trust and has a current Ofsted rating of Good. Chatham Grammar is proud of its comprehensive website and would encourage applicants to visit for further information http://www.chathamgrammar.org.uk/


Your application should be made after reading the job description, person specification and supplementary information pack and you will use the application form to tell us how your current skills and experience fit the requirements and why you think you would be suited to this role.

We are keen to attract top talent to our inclusive Trust and therefore we welcome applications from all people across the community spectrum regardless of their race, religion, ethnicity, sexuality, sexual orientation, disability, gender reassignment or age.

For further information, to download our application form or to send us your CV, please visit our website via the Apply button.

The University of Kent 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. Applicants will be required to undergo child protection screening appropriate to the post, including checks with past employers and the Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS).

More on how to apply

Supporting documents

If you need these documents in an accessible format, please contact the school.

School overview

School type
Education phase
School size
804 pupils enrolled
Age range
11 to 18
Ofsted report
View Ofsted report

About Chatham Grammar

Chatham Grammar offers its students a wide variety of educational opportunities with commitment to ensuring that achieve good outcomes, develop healthy minds and aspire be happy, confident young women ready embark on aspirational careers. It benefits from being part the University Kent Academies Trust has current Ofsted rating Good.

Arranging a visit to Chatham Grammar

In order to follow social distancing guidance, visits to the Academy are not possible at this time, but we would be happy to arrange a discussion or video call with a member of our Senior Leadership Team to share our vision for this role with you. To arrange such a discussion, please email: recruitment@universityofkentacademiestrust.org.uk

School location

Rainham Road, Chatham, Kent, ME5 7EH

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