Teacher of Geography

The Broxbourne School, Broxbourne, Hertfordshire


Job details

Job role Suitable for NQTs
Subjects Geography, Sociology
Working pattern Full-time only
Salary Main pay range 1 to Upper pay range 3, £25,543 to £41,635

Job summary

“Student achievement and wellbeing are at the heart of everything we do at The Broxbourne School. We combine outstanding teaching with a rewarding, enriching curriculum which broadens students’ horizons and encourages them to believe in their abilities”

What are we looking for?

• An inspiring and motivational teacher who can enthuse and engage students to achieve their full potential
• A committed individual who wishes to add to the success of the Geography department by implementing their own ideas and strategies
• Ability to teach Sociology desirable

What can we offer you?

• An extensive and tailored NQT programme with in-house support from a designated Mentor
• A commitment to continuing professional development
• Support for teachers wishing to complete a Masters in Education
• Accelerated pay progression for exceptional teachers
• Opportunity to teach to A-level
• A commitment to providing teachers with excellent resources, clerical support, LSA support and a disciplined environment
• A Geography department which is held in high regard by pupils and parents
• Large numbers of students taking the subject: 148 (GCSE); 19 (A-level)
• We are an 11 – 18, co-educational, friendly and heavily over-subscribed all ability Academy with high standards and high expectations
• Situated just north of the M25 close to the train station with a fast service to London and Cambridge
• “You are ambitious for pupils and have high expectations of them. Consequently, you do your utmost to ensure that all pupils are well supported to meet the challenging targets you set” (Ofsted November 2017)

We are an Equal Opportunities employer. The school is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects anyone applying to work in our school to share this commitment. All appointments are subject to pre-employment checks, including a satisfactory enhanced criminal records with Barred List check through the Disclosure and Barring service.

Essential educational requirements


Essential qualifications

Qualified Teacher Status

Essential skills and experience

This post is suitable for a newly qualified teacher or an experienced teacher.

Employee benefits

Extensive NQT support programme; commitment to continued professional development; support for teachers wishing to complete a Masters in Education; accelerated pay progression for exceptional teachers

More on how to apply

School overview

School type Academy
Education phase Secondary
School size 1287 pupils enrolled
Age range 11 to 18
Ofsted report View Ofsted report
School website The Broxbourne School website (opens in a new window)
Contact email recruitment@broxbourne.herts.sch.uk

About The Broxbourne School

Broxbourne is situated in Hertfordshire close to the A10 about 5 miles north of the M25. The school occupies a large attractive site in the Green Belt. The school is about a fifteen minute walk from Broxbourne Station from where there are trains to London Liverpool Street, Cambridge and Hertford. The school receives pupils from Broxbourne, Wormley, Hoddesdon and Cheshunt and the surrounding villages.

School location

High Road, Broxbourne, Hertfordshire, EN10 7DD