Teacher of Geography (Maternity Cover)

Ormiston Bushfield Academy, Peterborough, Cambridgeshire, PE2 5RQ

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  • Job start date

    1 January 2023

  • Closing date

    14 October 2022 at 12pm (midday)

  • Date listed

    29 September 2022

Job details

Key stage

Key stage 3, Key stage 4

Working pattern

Contract type

Maternity or parental leave cover - For duration of maternity leave

Pay scale


Teacher of Geography (Maternity Cover) job summary

Required for January 2023, we are seeking to appoint a well-qualified, highly motivated & enthusiastic Teacher of Geography to cover a period of maternity leave. The successful candidate will deliver outstanding teaching and learning in this key subject area across the key stages and will be committed to raising attainment and utilising new independent learning strategies.

This is an opportunity to join a dynamic Academy with a strong ethos of teamwork & support, where staff are committed to raising attainment. The Academy has been recognised for its high standards of inclusion. Applications are welcomed from both experienced & early career teachers (a full induction will be provided to ECTs based on the Early Career Framework). Visits to the Academy are encouraged and if this post has attracted your interest, we welcome enquirers by telephone for an informal discussion in the first instance.

The successful candidate will:

  • Be a committed and motivated teacher of Geography, with a clear vision to develop this subject area within our Academy;
  • Be an enthusiastic and experienced teacher/ strong ECT, with effective strategies to take the department and its students to the highest levels of achievement;
  • Be a dynamic and creative classroom practitioner who can engage learners raising achievement for all;
  • Be an enthusiast who will promote Geography and the humanities, who can make it relevant and engaging for all our students;
  • Be able to offer strategic input to improve learning and attainment within the department

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About Ormiston Bushfield Academy

School type
Academy, ages 11 to 19
Education phase
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School size
1053 pupils enrolled
Age range
11 to 19
Phone number
01733 233014

Ormiston Bushfield Academy is a good school (OFSTED – December 2019) with the inspection stating:
• Pupils behave well in lessons and around the school
• Leaders have the same high expectations of every pupil, whatever their background.
• They encourage every pupil to do their best and to model the school’s shared values of ‘Opportunity, Belief and Aspiration’

The Academy is continuing to expand and due to its popularity and increasing student numbers, a new £6 million wing was opened in September 2018. This extension is an addition to the £20.6 million state-of-the-art building that was completed September 2012, giving every student the opportunity to learn in an exciting and inspiring environment at an Academy that has been recognised for its high standards of inclusion.

The Academy has continued to build on the successes of the last few years and achieved strong results at GCSE & A-Level in the summer. It is conveniently located close to the Cambridgeshire, Northamptonshire & Lincolnshire borders & benefits from excellent road and rail links.

We offer:
• An opportunity to join a well-established and supportive department at an Academy with a strong ethos of teamwork and support, where staff are committed to raising attainment;
• Laptops for all staff;
• Guidance, advice and support from both the department and senior leadership team who all want to make a positive difference to the education of all OBA students.

Arranging a visit to Ormiston Bushfield Academy

To arrange a visit and increase the chance of a successful application email katherine.scothern@bushfield.co.uk.

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