Teacher of Geography Harris Academy Greenwich, London

Job description

Our team is searching for a talented, qualified Teacher of Geography to join them in September – we will be at full capacity in the 6th Form then as well as in the lower school so we need to expand the team.

Your opportunity

We can offer you the opportunity to advance your career within a supportive academy environment. You will be part of a Federation established in developing practitioners and nurturing excellent future leaders, with unrivalled opportunities for progression; whatever your aspirations as a teacher, middle or senior leader, our Teaching School Alliance provides a range of bespoke courses and qualifications, including our Aspiring Leaders NPQML and NPQSL programmes to help you achieve your ambitions more quickly.

Experienced candidates may be able to apply for Senior Teacher status, paid on the Upper Scale, and/or apply to join our accredited Lead Practitioner training programme. If you are already accredited as a Lead Practitioner, great! For us it’s about finding the right fit for the school.

Essential educational requirements

Relevant undergraduate degree (or equivalent)

Essential qualifications

QTS (or equivalent)

Essential skills and experience

We look for talented individuals who want to be a part of transforming education in London, and helping create exceptional places of learning. We are always on the search for authentic teachers who enjoy what they do, who have great subject knowledge, charisma and have a strong sense of moral purpose.

Whether you are relatively new to the profession or are an experienced teacher, the successful candidate will have:

Passion for educating teenagers, courage, integrity
A hunger for ‘stepping into your greatness’
A flair for working with young people
A great team player who will fit well with our optimistic and positive culture
The ability to teach great lessons

About Harris Academy Greenwich

Harris Academy Greenwich is a really happy and successful inner-city London 11-18 school with a thriving 6th Form, and a brand new state-of-the-art building. It is a school where we are as passionate about developing our staff as we are about developing our students. It is a school where we strip out all the red tape and nonsense that goes on in too many places, and just focus on what works for our students. It is a school where we concentrate on making sure our staff are happy and highly motivated throughout the year, with zero burnout. Ever.

Middle Park Avenue, London, SE9 5EQ
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