23 days remaining to apply

  • Closing date

    27 February 2023 at 11:59pm

  • Date listed

    11 January 2023

Job details

Working pattern

Contract type

Permanent

Full-time equivalent salary

Highly Competitive

Teacher of Geography job summary

Are you looking for your first job or for a new role?

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Teacher of Geography

An Exciting Opportunity to join Nova Hreod Academy - the most improved school in Swindon

Bordering on the beautiful Cotswolds and within commuting distance of Bristol, Bath, Reading and Oxford

Salary: Highly competitive

Contract type: Full Time

Contract term: Permanent

Start Date: September 2023 or sooner

We are looking for a well-qualified Geography Teacher to join our dynamic Humanities team. As well as welcoming applications from experienced teachers and those relocating to the area, the school can offer an excellent support network and induction programme for Early Career Teachers who are committed to helping young people realise their potential.

Nova Hreod Academy is an ambitious school with a track record of continuous improvement. Our school ethos is rooted in our core principles of Drive, Integrity, Scholarship and Contribution. As our students develop these attributes during their time with us, they move towards adulthood, better prepared to take on the challenges they will face. We want all our students to flourish academically and personally in an aspirational and supportive environment.

We are proud to have a knowledge rich curriculum, research informed teaching and amazing facilities. Teachers joining our team receive excellent CPD to develop their subject knowledge, their pedagogy and their classroom management. They have access to collaboratively planned schemes of work and lesson resources.

We guarantee structures which enable disruption free learning in every lesson. We have a highly supportive and hands-on SLT who take responsibility for creating a culture which is calm and respectful. We have a dedicated team of non-teaching, pastoral and SEN staff working with SLT and teachers to support pupils.

Our house system, student leadership opportunities, Nova Charter and SuperNova extra-curricular programme ensure our students have an extensive range of opportunities to develop character, demonstrate compassion and contribute to the community.

We are looking for a Geography teacher who:

  • is passionate about their subject and is a great practitioner with high expectations and good classroom management,
  • is interested in the science of learning and is committed to continuous improvement,
  • can demonstrate excellent organisational and inter-personal skills and the ability to work in a team,
  • has energy and commitment to all aspects of school life,
  • has a desire and passion to make a real difference to the lives and life-chances of our students.

We can offer you a school where:

  • we are proud to teach a knowledge-rich curriculum,
  • you will receive excellent CPD to further develop your teaching skills,
  • you will have access to collaboratively planned schemes of work and lesson resources,
  • disruption free learning can be achieved in EVERY lesson,
  • a highly supportive and hands-on SLT take responsibility for creating a calm and respectful ethos,
  • a team of non-teaching pastoral and SEN staff work with SLT and teachers to support pupils,
  • there are centralised detentions,
  • we have a record of 98% homework completion and centralised detentions for non-completion,
  • there is a fantastic extra-curricular programme.

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About Nova Hreod Academy

School type
Academy, ages 11 to 16
Education phase
View all Secondaryjobs
School size
898 pupils enrolled
Age range
11 to 16

School location

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