Teacher of Geography Corby Technical School, Corby, Northamptonshire

Job description

We are looking for a team member who is willing to help shape the future direction of our highly committed department. You will be given all the freedom you need to be creative with opportunities to develop the curriculum at all levels. Geography is a valued subject within the school and has a high uptake of GCSE Geography. You will be working with students who have chosen to be at a successful school.

Essential educational requirements

Qualified teacher status
Good honours graduate
Commitment to personal/professional development

Essential qualifications

Qualified teacher status
Good honours graduate
Commitment to personal/professional development

Essential skills and experience

Evidence of promotion of innovation in teaching and learning
Experience of working successfully with local community and external agencies/stakeholders
A track record of working successfully in partnership with other educational organisations
Evidence of the ability to develop excellent relationships with young people and adults
Successful experience of using target setting, data analysis and curriculum innovation to improve performance
Strong command of subject
Ability to employ a range of effective teaching, learning styles and assessment methods
A thorough understanding of the benefits and implication of a specialist curriculum.
Ability to use assessment data to inform planning and set targets.
Committed to ensuring excellent standards of behaviour at all times
A clear understanding of and commitment to the development of the ethos in the School

Employee benefits

• A fixed 8 week term structure allows for five standardised terms meaning that learning can be structured and delivered with consistency. Holidays also fall outside ‘normal’ term structures allowing for inexpensive travel opportunities.
• As part of the Brooke Weston Trust opportunities for staff development and career progression go beyond the school walls; fostering talent is a key aspect of our culture.
• Within the Trust we have a dedicated Teaching School and all staff regularly attend professional development sessions either as participants or facilitators. The Teaching School has forged partnerships with professionals across the Trust, ranging from primary through to higher education providers. This partnership and expertise across the educational spectrum, allows the Teaching School to offer fantastic opportunities for our staff.
• All staff receive free meals (breakfast and lunch) and are able to participate in a Car Salary Sacrifice Scheme. A reduced price membership to the local gym is also available.


About Corby Technical School

Address
Cottingham Road, Corby, Northamptonshire, NN17 1TD
Phase
Secondary
Type
Free School
Website
Corby Technical School website (opens in a new window)