Teacher of Geography - Maternity Cover The Bolsover School, Chesterfield, Derbyshire

Job description

Main Scale Teacher of Geography
Full Time – Maternity Cover
Required from 1st September, 2020

We are looking for a well-qualified and enthusiastic teacher of Geography to join our Humanities faculty as maternity cover. The post could suit an NQT as well as a more experienced candidate.

The Bolsover School is part of the Redhill Academy Trust. The academy is also a member of Redhill Teaching School Alliance and as such there are excellent CPD opportunities and the chance to work alongside other high performing schools in the region. The Bolsover School became a member of The Redhill Academy Trust, on 1st February, 2018.

For a discussion about the role, please contact Mrs Power, Head of Faculty, on the academy telephone number.

An application form can be downloaded from our academy’s website or by contacting HR@redhillacademytrust.org.uk

Successful candidates will be subject to an enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service check.

Closing date for applications: Midday on Monday 24th February, 2020
Interview date: Week commencing 24th February, 2020

Essential educational requirements

• Qualified teacher status

• Degree or equivalent

Essential qualifications

• Qualified teacher status

• Degree or equivalent

Essential skills and experience

• Successful teaching experience of Geography across 11-16 age and full ability range.
• Knowledge of:
- How using data can improve student achievement
- The Geography wider curriculum and recent / ongoing changes to the curriculum.
- The effective use of classroom support to enable students with additional needs to achieve.
• An awareness and understanding of current educational policy and issues.

About The Bolsover School

Mooracre Lane, Chesterfield, Derbyshire, S44 6XA
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