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  • Job start date

    1 September 2024

  • Closing date

    15 December 2023 at 9am

  • Date listed

    14 November 2023

Job details

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Key stage

Key stage 3, Key stage 4

Working pattern

Contract type


Full-time equivalent salary


What skills and experience we're looking for

We require a well-qualified and enthusiastic humanities teacher to inspire our students. We are looking for an individual able to fulfil a team role that will complement the energy, dynamism and originality of thought present in our established team.Candidates will have a History, Geography or RE background and will predominantly focus on our no limits applied learning KS3 humanities curriculum, with KS4 and 5 opportunities available depending on the candidate's strengths and experiences, The successful candidate will be committed to the development of creative and engaging teaching and learning which will instil in students a passion for learning.

What the school offers its staff

This post would suit a prospective ECT or a teacher of experience from either a secondary or middle school route, and as your professional development is important to us, we offer a comprehensive package of CPD opportunities, including nationally recognised qualifications that suit all types of career progression. These are widely available, free of charge through the ALI (the Aspirations Learning Institute) at all of the Aspirations Academy schools. In addition, Budmouth has its very own Well-being Charter and working group, as we genuinely prioritise the well-being of our staff.

The school overlooks the Jurassic coast and within such inspiring surroundings a commitment to teaching through wider learning experiences and fieldwork is essential. Budmouth’s location within a world heritage site is ideally situated to many aspects of Geographical and Historical enquiry and the department strives to provide learning opportunities that take advantage of this whilst continuing to explore further a-field with educational trips to Iceland and New York embarked upon over the past four years.

Commitment to safeguarding

Budmouth Academy Weymouth is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of young people and expects all staff to share this commitment. This post is subject to an enhanced DBS check. We value the diversity of our workforce and welcome applications from all sections of the community.

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About Budmouth Academy Weymouth

School type
Academy, ages 11 to 18
Education phase
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School size
1538 pupils enrolled
Age range
11 to 18

Budmouth Academy Weymouth is a large academy and we are fortunate to have excellent facilities. We offer an exciting curriculum and there are a wide-range of courses on offer. We also have the only Sixth Form in the Weymouth and Portland area, meaning that we have the privilege of taking children from aged 11 right through to 18, and our excellent provision ensures that they are ready for the adult world. We encourage high aspirations for all our students and every year we send students off to some of the best universities in the country. About Aspirations Across our 16 Academies, Aspirations educate more than 9,000 pupils across the ages from 2 to 19 years, covering an area from West London to the Southwest of England. Operating since 2011, we have a consistent track record of improvement and success and offer excellent Continuous Professional Development (CPD) opportunities. We are determined that children receive an excellent education that prepares them for success in adult-life and are looking for people to join us who share our ideals. We welcome applications from people with disabilities and guarantee an interview for those with a declared disability should they meet the minimum criteria for the job. The Equality Act 2010 defines disability as “any physical or mental impairment which has a substantial and long-term effect on his or her ability to carry out normal day-to-day activities

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