Teacher of Geography - permanent

Bingley Grammar School, Bingley, West Yorkshire


Job details

Job role Teacher, Suitable for NQTs
Subject Geography
Working pattern Full-time only
Salary Main pay range 1 to Upper pay range 3, £24,373 to £40,490

Job summary

Due to an increased number of students on roll we are expanding the number of teaching groups for certain subjects which will also allow us to provide effective catch up for our students.

We wish to appoint an enthusiastic Teacher of Geography who can excite and motivate young people, is committed to bringing imaginative ideas into the classroom and can ensure that all students achieve their potential. You would be joining both a successful and welcoming team.

Bingley Grammar is an oversubscribed 11-18 voluntary aided comprehensive school which was judged ‘good’ by OFSTED in 2018.

The Faculty of Humanities and Social Science is clearly focused on teaching & learning, supporting teachers to develop and challenge themselves professionally.

Applications are welcome from both NQTs and more experienced colleagues. We offer an excellent NQT support programme with a bespoke schedule of training and mentors.

The role and responsibilities include:
• Providing high quality teaching of Geography
• Assessing, recording and reporting on students’ progress
• Raising student attainment
• Supporting the vision and values of the school

The successful candidate will be able to demonstrate:
• Knowledge and experience of teaching Geography to KS3, KS4 and KS5-the ability to teach another social science or humanities subject would be an advantage
• Up to date teaching methodology and a commitment to reflective practice
• A passion for inspiring young people to attain the highest level possible
• An ability to work confidently within a team and communicate effectively

We can offer you:
• The opportunity to work within a friendly, dedicated and motivated team
• Proactive support for your career development – including the opportunity to study for a Master’s degree in Education
• An approachable and supportive Leadership team and Governing body

Interviews will be held during week commencing 27 July 2020
(In view of the current situation interviews will be conducted remotely)

Employee benefits

• Teacher pension
• Proactive support for your career development – including the opportunity to study for a Master’s degree in Education

Applying for the job

For more information and to access an application pack see our website: www.bingleygrammar.org/about/vacancies

More on how to apply

Supporting documents

School overview

School type LA Maintained School
Education phase Secondary
School size 1869 pupils enrolled
Age range 11 to 18
Ofsted report View Ofsted report
School website Bingley Grammar School website (opens in a new window)
Contact email recruitment@bingleygrammar.org

About Bingley Grammar School

Secondary School

Arranging a visit to Bingley Grammar School

In order to follow social distancing guidance, visits to the School are not possible at this time, but we would be happy to arrange a discussion or video call with a member of our Senior Leadership Team to share our vision for this role with you. To arrange such a discussion, please email: recruitment@bingleygrammar.org

School location

Keighley Road, Bingley, West Yorkshire, BD16 2RS