Teacher of Geography

UTC Sheffield Olympic Legacy Park, Sheffield, South Yorkshire


Job details

Job role Suitable for NQTs
Subject Geography
Working pattern Full-time only
Salary £23,225 to £39,207

Job summary

You will work alongside the Executive Principal, Principal, Curriculum Directors and UTC staff to develop a centre of excellence focusing on Computing, Health Science / Sports Science. Central to this role is ensuring outstanding delivery of GCSE Geography as an option subject.

Essential educational requirements

A good/outstanding teacher who is qualified to professional/ degree level

Essential qualifications

Inclusive promoting a positive climate for learning by using clear boundaries, sanctions, praise and rewards
Flexible working practices demonstrating resilience, motivation and commitment to drive up standards of achievement.
Experience of teaching GCSE or L2 vocational classes to a high standard
Experience of teaching post-16 to a high standard

Essential skills and experience

Acts as a role model to students
Commitment to regular and on-going professional development and training to establish outstanding classroom practice.
Highly creative with a passion for your subject and how it translates to the UTC Sheffield vision.
Effective team worker with a commitment to the UTC holistic delivery.
Commitment to the safeguarding and welfare of all pupils.
Resilience and the ability to manage in high pressured environments.
High levels of emotional intelligence.
The ability and confidence to promote the UTC to young people, parents and other stakeholders.
Sound knowledge and understanding of qualifications and curriculum frameworks and progression routes in your subject, both academic and vocational in order to maximise successful outcomes for learners.
Ability to utilise new technologies to enhance teaching and learning outcomes.
Ability to interpret performance data to set targets and raise standards.

More on how to apply

School overview

School type Free School
Education phase Secondary
School size 403 pupils enrolled
Age range 14 to 19
Ofsted report View Ofsted report
School website UTC Sheffield Olympic Legacy Park website (opens in a new window)
Contact email hr@utcsheffield.org.uk

About UTC Sheffield Olympic Legacy Park

UTC Sheffield Olympic Legacy Park is a University Technical College which opened in September 2016 on the Olympic Legacy Park site in north-east Sheffield, South Yorkshire, England. The UTC is sponsored by The Sheffield College and Sheffield Hallam University, who also sponsor the UTC Sheffield which opened in 2013, Specialising in Computing, Health Sciences and Sport Science. Students can join in Y9 or Y12 to study a combination of GCSEs/A Levels and a technical specialism.

School location

2 Old Hall Road, Sheffield, South Yorkshire, S9 3TU