• Expected start date

    1 September 2021

  • Application deadline

    7 May 2021 at 11:59pm

  • Date listed

    23 April 2021

Job details

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

Job summary

An exciting opportunity has arisen at The St Leonards Academy and we require a teacher of Geography to join our enthusiastic Humanities team who can contribute to raising standards in the classroom from KS3 to KS4. The role will commence in September 2021. 

We are looking for:

-a specialist committed to the progress of ALL students in Geography
-someone with enthusiasm, presence and authority who can deliver consistently good or better lessons
-a team member who will collaborate with colleagues to ensure the progress of students

We can offer you:

-the opportunity to work within an Academy recently classified as ‘Good’ by Ofsted
-a calm, positive and innovative learning environment
-excellent facilities and resources for staff and students
-excellent professional development opportunities

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
1461 pupils enrolled
Age range
11 to 16
Ofsted report
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About The St Leonards Academy

The St Leonards Academy opened on 1st September 2011 and achieved a 'Good' Ofsted inspection. Our mission is to create a culture of innovation and excellence that unlocks the potential of every student. We are committed to providing outstanding learning experiences for all our students to enable them to develop as confident, independent individuals.

About the University of Brighton Academies Trust

The University of Brighton Academies Trust is the fifth largest multi-academy trust in the south east, with 15 infant, primary and secondary schools all graded by Ofsted as Good or Outstanding. We educate 7,700 children aged 3 months to 16 years and employ 1,200 staff across East and West Sussex.

Excellence, innovation and integrity are the values that guide us.  We work collaboratively to help our pupils and everyone connected with our academies achieve excellence. By working together, sharing insights and best practice our schools support each other to improve.  Read more about our vision and values.

The University of Brighton is our sponsor.  We work closely with the University’s School of Education: in 2019 it was judged as Outstanding by Ofsted for all Initial Teacher Training and was awarded the Student Union’s school of the year.

Benefits we offer

We value our staff, investing in their training and development at all stages of their careers.

We place particular importance on providing opportunities for you to learn and grow, with a package that includes an annual personal development day, job-related apprenticeships to enhance your skillset, open access online training courses, and scholarships run in collaboration with the University of Brighton.  And when the time is right for you to take the next step in your career, we can help you to find the right opportunity in one of our 15 schools.

The other benefits we offer including our generous public sector pension schemes and family friendly policies, are designed to support you with work-life balance, wellbeing and the financial aspects of life.

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Our commitment

The University of Brighton Academies Trust is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. All appointments are subject to an enhanced DBS check.

We welcome applications from all members of the community. The Trust is proud to be part of the government’s Disability Confident scheme which underpins our staff recruitment practices.

Arranging a visit to The St Leonards Academy

To arrange a visit to the academy or to have an informal discussion, please contact the HR Department on 01424 711925 or email recruitment@brightonacademiestrust.org.uk

School location

Edinburgh Campus,, St Leonards-on-Sea, East Sussex, TN38 8HH

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