Teacher of Geography

St Matthias School, Wolverhampton, West Midlands


Job details

Job role Teacher, Suitable for NQTs
Subject Geography
Working pattern Full-time only
Salary Main to Upper pay scale (dependent upon experience and expertise)

Job summary

The job requires a person who;
• Aspires to be an excellent teacher
• Can deliver quality learning in Geography with all students
• Wants to innovate and develop Geography within the curriculum model
• Can be part of a team
1. Ethos
• To always look and expect the best from all our students
• To promote creativity in learning design, delivery and outcome
• To be a positive role model in personal behaviours and self management
• To respect everyone as an individual
• To take care of our learning environment
• To promote sustainable development
• To work collaboratively, embracing team work and partnership

2. Leading Learning
• To support learning by following the agreed policies, systems and structures
• To be responsible for your own professional learning and support development of colleagues
• To be committed to student attainment
• To promote health and wellbeing, including safeguarding our students

3. Community
• To work to build community cohesion
• To work positively with parents and families

4. Generic
To work within the framework of national legislation and in accordance with the provisions of the School Teachers Pay and Conditions Document. In addition the post is subject to compliance with reasonable requests made by the Head teacher

Salary Range: Main to Upper pay scale (dependent upon experience and expertise)
Applications from PGCE/ NQTS are welcome
Contract Type: Negotiable
Starting Date: Negotiable
This post is subject to an Enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service check.

More on how to apply

School overview

School type LA Maintained School
Education phase Secondary
School size 757 pupils enrolled
Age range 11 to 19
Ofsted report View Ofsted report
School website St Matthias School website (opens in a new window)
Contact email enquires@st-matthias.com

About St Matthias School

St Matthias is a good school where staff know students well. Leaders work hard to ensure that everyone feels part of the school’s diverse community. Students feel happy and safe at school. This is because leaders have created an environment where students are well supported and cared for. Leaders expect students to try hard in school. They do not tolerate disruption in lessons or at social times. In lessons students are polite and respectful of their teachers. Everyone gets access to a good-quality curriculum.
(Extracts from Ofsted Report published 10th January 2020)

School location

Deans Road, Wolverhampton, West Midlands, WV1 2BH