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  • Start date details

    Easter 2023 or Earlier if possible

  • Closing date

    27 January 2023 at 9am

  • Date listed

    16 January 2023

Job details

Key stage

Key stage 3, Key stage 4, Key stage 5

Working pattern

Contract type

Fixed term - Fixed term until 31st August 2023 (with the possibility of it being made permanent for the right candidate)

Pay scale

MPS / UPS

What skills and experience we're looking for

Ivy Education Trust is seeking to appoint an outstanding individual with drive, passion, enthusiasm and ambition to join Newton Abbot College. We have an exciting opportunity for a Teacher of Geography who is an excellent classroom practitioner, deeply committed to improving student outcomes and passionate about teaching and learning to join our growing Geography Department.

We are looking for a classroom practitioner who is inspirational, dedicated and forward-thinking; determined to raise standards in Geography; creative, enthusiastic and committed to active learning; and an excellent team player. A teacher who can:

- demonstrate excellent planning and organisational skills

- enthuse and motivate all students

- demonstrate incredibly high expectations

- believe that all students are capable of success.

- teach Geography to A level

If you think you can make a difference to our students and relish the idea of joining our successful, supportive and highly motivated team in the delivery of an excellent Geography education, then we want to hear from you!

If you share these visions and aspirations, then we very much welcome your application for this post.

If you have any questions, please email Jen Carr, Assistant Headteacher on jcarr@nacollege.devon.sch.uk.


What the school offers its staff

Newton Abbot College is an over-subscribed secondary school with a growing Sixth Form that is situated in the heart of Newton Abbot, Devon. Our mission is to support, challenge and inspire every individual to be better than they ever dreamt they could be. To achieve this staff and students share the same set of values and drivers that underpin an ethos of traditional values and incredibly high expectations and a culture of high-quality teaching supported by exceptional pastoral care. Staff wellbeing and professional development are always a priority and we work hard to look after our staff and provide them with opportunities to develop their practice and, if they wish, further their careers. There is a very strong sense of community and team at Newton Abbot College; everybody looks out for one another and everybody is proud of their role; as together we grow our college from strength to strength.

Newton Abbot College (“Good” OFSTED April 2019) is part of the Ivy Learning Trust. We have exceptional expectations of our students and staff, and we welcome applicants who share our commitment to place student learning at the centre of everything we do. The Ivy Learning Trust is an inspiring place to work with staff who are dedicated to increasing opportunities, maximising outcomes and improving the life chances of all pupils. We prioritise nurturing and developing the talent of our staff; our induction programme is excellent, and all staff are involved in an innovative CPD programme. All Ivy Learning Trust schools form a wider family with a vision of inspiring excellence through collaboration.

If you like what you see and read and believe that you can support us in continuing to achieve great things here at Newton Abbot College, then do get in touch.

Commitment to safeguarding

Ivy Education Trust is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. All employees are expected to undergo Disclosure and Barring and employment checks.

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About Newton Abbot College

School type
Academy, ages 11 to 18
Education phase
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School size
1337 pupils enrolled
Age range
11 to 18
Phone number
01626 367335

Arranging a visit to Newton Abbot College

To arrange a visit and increase the chance of a successful application email jcarr@nacollege.devon.sch.uk.

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