• Expected start date

    1 September 2021

  • Application deadline

    14 June 2021 at 9:00am

  • Date listed

    13 May 2021

Job details

Job role
Teacher, Suitable for NQTs
Subjects
Geography, Humanities
Working pattern
Full-time only
Contract type
Permanent
Salary
MPS

Job summary

Hugh Christie School Teacher of Geography Hugh Christie is a mixed wide ability 11 to 18 high school based in Tonbridge, Kent. Hugh Christie is ‘the place to be’ happy, successful and where pupils are well prepared for adult life. Hugh Christie is a good school with a stable and well-motivated staff. Staff are supported well through a bespoke INSET programme led by our Lead Practioner Group. Staff are encouraged to progress with most the Senior Leadership Team being former middle leaders in the school. The school finishes at 1-30pm on a Friday and has a two week holiday at the end of Term 1 to promote wellbeing. We are seeking a motivated, organised and effective Geography teacher with either a History or Geography specialism and the ability and enthusiasm to deliver both subjects. Support will be provided for less practised teachers and the option to teach at KS5 will be considered for suitably skilled and proficient applicants. The History and Geography teams are led by exceptionally experienced teachers with a wealth of resources and expertise to share. The ideal candidate will: • be passionate about their subject(s) and be able to communicate the importance of the subject with students. • be organised, efficient, reliable and strive to meet high standards and expectations. • be able to inspire students from a range of backgrounds and abilities and help them strive to be better people. • be an excellent classroom practitioner and confident to deliver their subject(s). Please contact Mrs N Riddle for information on 01732 353544 ext 242 or nriddle@tonbridgefederation.co.uk. Further information is available on the school’s website: www.hughchristie.kent.sch.uk. Closing date: Monday, 14th June 2021 The college is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff to share this commitment. All appointments are subject to an enhanced DBS disclosure. 

Supporting documents

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School overview

School type
Local authority maintained school, ages 11 to 18
Education phase
Secondary
School size
899 pupils enrolled
Age range
11 to 18
Contact phone number
+441732353544

About Hugh Christie School

Hugh Christie is a mixed wide ability 11 to 18 high school based in Tonbridge, Kent. Hugh Christie is ‘the place to be’ happy, successful and where pupils are well prepared for adult life. Hugh Christie is a good school (OfSTED 2018) with a stable and well-motivated staff. Staff are supported well through a bespoke INSET programme led by our Lead Practioner Group. Staff are encouraged to progress with most of the Senior Leadership Team being former middle leaders in the school. The school finishes at 1-30pm on a Friday and has a two week holiday at the end of Term 1 to promote staff wellbeing. Our school is based on an attractive campus with excellent facilities.

School location

White Cottage Road, Tonbridge, Kent, TN10 4PU

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