Teacher of Geography Onslow St Audreys School, Hatfield, Hertfordshire

Job description

Position: Teacher of Geography
Pay Spine: MPS/UPS (depending on experience and qualifications) + Outer London Fringe
Start date: September 2020
Employment type: Full-Time, Permanent

We are seeking to appoint a dynamic, motivated and hardworking Teacher of Geography to join our dedicated Humanities Faculty in engaging and encouraging our students to achieve their full potential in this subject.

The successful candidate will inspire our young people to learn, contribute and thoroughly enjoy school life whilst raising attainment, achievement and progress within the subject. Applicants should possess excellent communication and interpersonal skills, be extremely focused, driven and willing to contribute to the wide and varied extra-curricular programme offered at the school. This is a fantastic opportunity for an energetic, ambitious teacher with excellent subject knowledge to join us at OSA. We welcome applications from NQTs and have an extensive support programme in place.

Prospective candidates are encouraged to arrange a visit to the school and submit their application as soon as possible as we reserve the right to close the advert should we feel able to appoint an appropriate candidate.

Essential educational requirements

Undergraduate degree

Essential qualifications


Essential skills and experience

• Self-belief, self-reliance, a positive attitude and the ability to take initiative
• Excellent organisational and management skills and an attention to detail
• Ability to inspire the confidence, respect and trust of parents, staff and pupils
• Sensitivity, compassion, the ability to work with diplomacy and keep confidentiality where necessary
• A good sense of humour
• Potential and ambition to develop career further in due course

Employee benefits

One to one mentor for NQTs
Exceptional CPD

About Onslow St Audreys School

OSA is a vibrant, welcoming, co-educational secondary academy with a committed, professional and hardworking team of staff and governors. With a clear vision of Opportunity, Success and Ambition, the school aims to create opportunities through excellent teaching and an inspiring enrichment programme, so that all students can enjoy success, both socially and academically. This is an exciting time in the history of the school as we are set to begin a significant multi-million pound refurbishment programme that will transform the learning environment for the whole school community. With the appointment of a new Headteacher in September 2018, this is an outstanding opportunity to join a friendly, supportive and dedicated team and play a key role in the school’s development. We have strong links with the community, including membership of a post-16 consortium of five local secondary schools, allowing us to provide an outstanding, fully comprehensive programme of education and opportunities for our Sixth Form students.

Old Rectory Drive, Hatfield, Hertfordshire, AL10 8AB
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