Teacher of Geography (M1 to M6)

St Cecilia's RC High School, Preston, Lancashire


Job details

Job role Teacher
Subject Geography
Working pattern Full-time only
Salary M1 to M6

Job summary

Geography Teacher (M1 to M6)

Required January 2021

Full Time, Permanent

Responsible to: Curriculum Leader Geography

We are delighted to offer the opportunity to join St Cecilia’s RC High School, a popular and growing school in Lancashire’s Ribble Valley.

The Governors are seeking to appoint a suitably qualified practitioner of Geography. They will be an outstanding classroom practitioner with a drive to improve the life chances of young people through education.

The role is to develop and implement a successful well sequenced and interleaved curriculum which enables all students to make at least expected progress and provides an enjoyable learning experience for all that goes beyond school life.

The successful candidate will be joining a thriving and growing school which has recently been judged ‘Good’ by Ofsted in October 2019 and in September 2019 we welcomed 109 pupils for 93 places.

The Governors and Senior Leaders are committed to your professional learning with a culture of research and reading and the heart of what we do, including staff well-being and workload.
The successful candidate will be supported via a well-developed, bespoke professional learning package appropriate to their individual needs and aspirations.

The successful applicant will be:
• Excellent practitioner
• Must be able to motivate, challenge and inspire pupils to succeed in Geography
• Be committed to improving the outcomes for all pupils
• Good communication and interpersonal skills
• Have high expectations of themselves, the pupils and all other staff
• Have excellent communication skills and the ability to develop and improve practice in others
• Must be passionate about the Geography curriculum
• Up to date with relevant pedagogy and apply this to their teaching

Essential educational requirements
• Qualified Teacher Status
• Degree or equivalent

Deadlines for Application
• Closing Date Friday 25th September 2020

• Shortlisting Monday 5th October 2020

• Interviews Wednesday 21st October 2020

Applying for the job

Please complete and return the Catholic Education Service Application Form

No other application forms will be accepted

Completed forms should be returned via email to:

Barbara Clarke
School Business Manager


Closing date - 25th September 2020

More on how to apply

Supporting documents

School overview

School type LA Maintained School, Roman Catholic
Education phase Secondary
School size 415 pupils enrolled
Age range 11 to 16
Ofsted report View Ofsted report
School website St Cecilia's RC High School website (opens in a new window)
Contact email bc@st-cecilias.lancs.sch.uk

About St Cecilia's RC High School

A popular and growing Catholic High School on the edge of Lancashire's Ribble Valley.

Arranging a visit to St Cecilia's RC High School

If you would like an informal discussion about the role, our tour of school, please telephone 01772 783074 Option 2 or mobile 07375 324661

School location

Chapel Hill, Preston, Lancashire, PR3 2XA