3 days remaining to apply

  • Expected start date

    23 August 2021

  • Application deadline

    10 May 2021 at 10:00 am

  • Date listed

    15 April 2021

Job details

Job role
Teacher, Suitable for NQTs
Subject
Geography
Working pattern
Full-time only
Contract type
Permanent
Salary
TMS/UPS

Job summary

The Board of Trustees at the Apollo Partnership Trust are seeking to appoint a Teacher of Geography at The Castle Rock School in Coalville, Leicestershire.

• Teacher of Geography KS3, KS4 & KS5
• The Castle Rock School
• Full-time
• Permanent
• Teacher Main/Upper Pay Scales

Are you passionate about your subject material, inspired to motivate your students and have a proven track record of success in the classroom?

We have an exciting opportunity for an outstanding Geography teacher to join our talented, highly motivational and supportive Humanities team. The successful candidate will have an engaging love of the subject and a belief in the ability of students to exceed expectations.

We are looking for someone who will play a fundamental role in shaping the direction and future of the curriculum areas. It is an exciting period of development for the secondary schools in our Trust having recently undertaken a process of Age Range Change. The successful candidate will be instrumental as we embark on this journey.

Both NQTs and experienced teachers are encouraged. Applications are welcome from both established and recently qualified teachers with appropriate relevant experience.

We are looking for someone who:

• has high professional standards
• is able to deliver lessons to Key Stage 3 & 4 students
• is committed to raising the achievement of all learners by ensuring teaching across the curriculum is of the highest quality
• is able to make positive relationships with staff, students, parents and the wider community
• is able to plan and deliver innovative and inspirational lessons that engage students

Within the Apollo Partnership Trust, our Academies passionately believe in giving young people the very best Education and the chance to progress and develop themselves through the wide opportunities we offer. We have high expectations and aspirations for all students and staff within our Trust and we expect excellence throughout.

Beyond the classroom we offer many clubs, activities and opportunities to develop a range of skills, nurture existing talents and offer a chance to try new things; which not only help make new friends but benefit the mind and promote a healthier lifestyle.

Our motto is ‘Excellence Through Partnership’. We strongly believe our collaborative approach ensures staff are part of a family of academies, with the highest educational and operational expertise to ensure the very best education, support and guidance to our students across the group.

We are proud of all of our academies. We actively seek to maintain and develop both individual academy identity and characteristics.

The successful candidate will have the opportunity to:

• work with other local academies and schools
• become part of a thriving, successful and dedicated Multi-Academy Trust
• be part of a collaborative working environment
• experience a personalised approach to Continuous Professional Development training
• benefit from competitive salaries and pay progression
• have a supportive Leadership Team
• benefit from extensive staff benefits, details of which can be found: http://www.apollopartnershiptrust.uk/why-join-us/

If you are a Newly Qualified Teacher, you will:

• have comprehensive support from the Academy and Forest Way Teaching School Alliance (FWTSA)

Informal visits are welcome.

For further details please visit the Trust’s website: http://www.apollopartnershiptrust.uk/apollo-vacancies/ or contact Louise Belton on 01530 834368

Alternatively, you can email recruitment@apollopartnershiptrust.uk

Closing date for application: 10.00am on 10 May 2021.
It is anticipated interviews will be held on 20 May 2021.

People with disabilities and from ethnic minorities are underrepresented in our staff group.
We welcome applications from suitably qualified/experienced people from these groups.

These posts are designated as a regulated activity and requires enhanced criminal records check for a regulated activity (including a barred list check).

NO AGENCY APPLICATIONS

Employee benefits

Full details of staff benefits can be found by visiting: https://www.apollopartnershiptrust.uk/why-join-us/

Applying for the job

https://www.apollopartnershiptrust.uk/job/teacher-of-geography-at-the-castle-rock-school/

Supporting documents

If you need these documents in an accessible format, please contact the school.

School overview

School type
Academy
Education phase
Secondary
School size
591 pupils enrolled
Age range
11 to 14
Ofsted report
View Ofsted report
Contact phone number
01530 834368

About The Castle Rock School

The Castle Rock School has been an academy since August 2012 and part of The Apollo Partnership Trust since 2017.

We set high standards and have high expectations. We believe this is the key to the excellent achievements of our students.

Our culture of success is founded on hard work, outstanding care, guidance and support and inspiring teaching.

Every student is encouraged to strive for their personal best and to enjoy learning in a wide range of academic, cultural, social and sporting opportunities.

We are passionate about learning. We match our clear focus on academic excellence with a strong commitment to personal, social and emotional development.

Our commitment and enthusiastic staff share and know the importance of nurturing ambition and creativity. They expect the best from our students in their attitude to learning, their exemplary behaviour and uniform.

We want every student to achieve the highest standards in a safe, secure and positive environment within our school community.

Arranging a visit to The Castle Rock School

Informal visits are welcomed, however strict COVID safe guidelines must be adhered to.

School location

Meadow Lane, Coalville, Leicestershire, LE67 4BR

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