Candidates will be expected to have the following skills and knowledge:
A thorough knowledge of their subject particularly in relation to the new National Curriculum, GCSE, and 16-19 developments
The appropriate skills required to be an efficient and effective teacher and interest in developing this practice further
The ability to plan, organise, assess, monitor and evaluate effectively, and to maintain a stimulating learning environment. Knowledge of assessment including at Advanced Level.
Effective interpersonal, written and oral communication skills.
Effective skills in the use of ICT, particularly in relation to GIS and Geography apps
The skills required to be an effective form tutor
The ability to devise strategies for implementing policies leading to equality of opportunity
An understanding of and commitment to whole-school issues in a diverse school and the willingness to be involved in all aspects of the work of the department and to contribute to the wider life of the school
The potential to develop management and leadership qualities further
If you are successful in your application, you will share in the leadership and management of a staff who are hard-working, committed, positive in outlook and dedicated to the achievement of our students. We offer:
a high standard of professional practice, with bespoke in-house CPD provision, and affiliation to nationally recognised courses and providers;
clear pathways for career development and progression with a proven track-record of success in developing leaders;
a supportive and collegiate environment, with regular staff social and sporting activities (such as yoga, football and House events);
excellent opportunities for leading work with external partners;
a culture of high trust and accountability that values creativity and innovation, leading practice locally and nationally in a range of fields.
SAFER RECRUITMENT STATEMENT
Dunraven School is committed to the safety and protection of its students. An enhanced DBS check with a barred list check is a condition of employment for this post.
Have a due regard for safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and to follow all
associated child protection and safeguarding policies as adopted by the school and Local Authority.
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