Teacher of Geography

The Piggott School, Reading, Berkshire, RG10 8DS

Deadline is tomorrow

  • Expected start date

    1 September 2022

  • Application deadline

    18 May 2022 at 11:00am

  • Date listed

    4 May 2022

Job details

Contract type

Permanent

Salary

MPR/UPR

Teacher of Geography job summary

Full Time or Part Time
MPR / UPR
Required from September 2022

We are looking for a full or part time, committed and enthusiastic Teacher of Geography to join a large and well-resourced department with excellent results at all levels. The successful candidate will be required to teach geography to KS3, KS4 and KS5.

We wish to appoint a colleague who:

• is an outstanding teacher of geography, across all age and ability ranges
• has the flair, energy and ability to bring out the best in young people
• is eager to be a part of a very successful and hard-working department

The Piggott School Geography Department:

• consistently achieves ALPS Grade 2 for GCSE results
• is consistently ranked in the top 5% of geography departments in the country (FFT)
• has a four-year (2016-2019) A*- B average of 61% for A-Level geography
• has a four-year (2016-2019) D*- M average of 98% for Level 3 BTEC Travel and Tourism
• consistently attracts large cohorts at GCSE (currently 138 in Year 11 and 157 in Year 10)
• currently has 56 students studying for A-Level geography (6 classes across Y12 & Y13)

All staff are provided with laptops and tablet devices, have free access to our fitness suite/gym in the evenings and benefit from discounted Bupa healthcare.

The school is a mixed Church of England Academy with 1760 on roll situated near Twyford, between Maidenhead and Reading.

An application form can be found on our website at www.piggottschool.org To apply, please complete a covering letter and application form and e-mail to: vacancies@piggottschool.org Visits to the school are warmly welcomed. To arrange a visit to the school, please contact Jack Andrew, Head of Geography via email on andrewsj@piggottschool.org

This school is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. All posts are subject to Satisfactory Disclosure Clearance and a 'prohibition from teaching' check will be completed for all applicants. The school reserves the right to close this advert early in the event that sufficient applications have been received.

Closing date: 11am on Wednesday, 18 May 2022

Applying for the job

An application form can be found on our website at www.piggottschool.org To apply, please complete a covering letter and application form and e-mail to: vacancies@piggottschool.org

Supporting documents

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

About The Piggott School

School type
Academy, Church of England, ages 4 to 18
School size
1637 pupils enrolled
Age range
4 to 18
Contact phone number
0118 9402 357

Mixed Church of England Academy

Arranging a visit to The Piggott School

Visits to the school are warmly welcomed. To arrange a visit to the school, please contact Jack Andrews, Head of Geography via email at andrewsj@piggottschool.org

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