Teacher of Geography Selston High School, Nottingham, Nottinghamshire

Job description


Salary: Main/Upper Pay Scale with possible TLR for the right candidate

Hours: 1 FTE

Contract term: Permanent

Start date: January 2020

The school

Our aim at Selston High School is to inspire every member of the school community to achieve their full potential and enjoy their time with us. As a caring community school we recognise the importance of our values which include respect for all, trust, pride, recognition and celebration of success.

The role

We are looking to appoint an inspirational Teacher of Geography to join a committed team, within your role you will be responsible for inspiring students through your passion for teaching by driving and maintaining high standard of results.

The person

The ideal candidate will be enthusiastic, self-motivated with a real passion for their subject. This would be perfect for an individual who likes a challenge and is committed to student’s learning. We are looking for someone who is motivated, patient and caring with the student’s quality of learning and excellent progression at the centre of what they do day to day. A TLR may be available for a suitably experienced teacher.

Why join us

Our academy is part of The Two Counties Trust. The Trust has a forward thinking strategy with all the professional benefits that this brings for our staff. We make a significant investment in all of our employees to ensure we can recruit and retain the most talented people.

We offer:

Highly competitive pay and pay progression opportunities. Our salaries for leadership and teachers on the Upper Pay Scale and in receipt of a TLR are above national pay scales and our minimum hourly rate for support staff is £9.00.
Free car parking.
An increasing array of employee benefits and lifestyle options including discounted healthcare, gym membership and extensive high street retail discounts.
The ability to request flexible working.
Entry to a career average pension scheme.
A full induction and a strong commitment to your professional development.
Opportunities to experience and share practice in our partner schools across the Trust.
A stimulating, supportive and rewarding working environment with a dedicated team of like-minded professionals.
Excellent opportunities to develop your skills and to progress your career.

The closing date for applications is: Thursday 17 October 2019

Interviews will be held on: Date to be confirmed after closing date

We are committed to the safeguarding of all children and young people. Any offer of employment will be subject to the receipt of a satisfactory Enhanced DBS disclosure, receipt of references and successful completion of vetting procedures.

We are committed to recruiting and retaining a diverse workforce and candidates who meet the minimum job criteria will be given an opportunity to demonstrate their abilities at interview.

Essential educational requirements

Degree in relevant subject and evidence of continuing professional development.

Essential qualifications

Qualified Teacher Status or completion of training programme.

Essential skills and experience

Knowledge of the National Curriculum including latest developments, initiatives and current issues. Is able to teach National Curriculum Key Stage 3 and Key Stage 4 including the full GCSE specification.

About Selston High School

Selston High School, part of The Two Counties Trust

Chapel Road, Nottingham, Nottinghamshire, NG16 6BW
Selston High School website (opens in a new window)