Teacher of Humanities & Geography

Fakenham Academy, Fakenham, Norfolk, NR21 9QT

9 days remaining to apply

  • Start date details

    April 2023

  • Closing date

    12 December 2022 at 12pm (midday)

  • Date listed

    25 November 2022

Job details

Key stage

Key stage 3, Key stage 4

Working pattern

Contract type

Maternity or parental leave cover - to be confirmed

Full-time equivalent salary

MPR-UPR

What skills and experience we're looking for

THE ROLE

With effect from April 2023, we are seeking to appoint a well-qualified, enthusiastic and inspirational teacher to join our Humanities Department to cover a period of maternity leave. The successful applicant should have experience of teaching Geography. This is an opportunity to join a strong, welcoming, dedicated team who have a positive ethos of collaboration, high standards, sharing ideas and supporting one another.

You should be committed to supporting our students to ‘be the best they can be’. You will have a clear focus and understanding of what makes high quality teaching and learning and provide excellent outcomes for students.

To find out more about this role, please feel free to contact Sally Hirst, Community and Engagement Lead and Head of Geography, by email shirst@fakenhamacademy.org.

Application Closing Date will be Monday 12 December 2022 (12 noon) Interviews will take place on Wednesday 14 December 2022

What the school offers its staff

Fakenham Academy is a local school with high ambitions and a key drive for continuous improvement. We believe that education is the key to transforming life chances, and that by creating an outstanding learning environment where all students are happy and taught well, we will enhance their prospects to become productive, successful citizens of the future. Our core standards include high expectations of everyone in our learning community; good discipline consistently applied; reliably good quality teaching; a commitment from parents to work in partnership with the academy and respectful, positive relationships between everyone in our learning community. For us it is about educating the whole child through a diverse and broad curriculum and making sure they are prepared to enter today’s modern world, as well rounded capable young men and women. Our latest Ofsted inspection recognised the high-level standard we work hard to deliver resulting in being rated a “good” school in all aspects of the inspection.

Commitment to safeguarding

The Trust is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, therefore all applicants must be prepared to undergo a number of checks to confirm their suitability to work with children and young people. The Trust welcomes applications from all sectors of the community. In accordance with the Department of Education’s “Keeping Children Safe in Education”, references will be sought on all short-listed candidates before interview.

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About Fakenham Academy

School type
Academy, ages 11 to 18
Education phase
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School size
794 pupils enrolled
Age range
11 to 18
Phone number
01328 24245

Arranging a visit to Fakenham Academy

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