Temporary Teacher of Geography

Hazelwick School, Crawley, West Sussex, RH10 1SX

12 days remaining to apply

  • Expected start date

    1 January 2023

  • Application deadline

    6 October 2022 at 9am

  • Date listed

    23 September 2022

Job details

Key stages

Key stage 3, Key stage 4, Key stage 5

Working pattern

Contract type

Maternity or parental leave cover (temporary for up to one year to cover maternity leave)

Full-time equivalent salary

£26,948 - £42,780 per annum (including Fringe Area Allowance)

Temporary Teacher of Geography job summary

TEMPORARY TEACHER OF GEOGRAPHY

TEMPORARY TO COVER MATERNITY LEAVE

Join Hazelwick – a popular, highly-successful and happy community where our students enjoy learning and teachers enjoy teaching

Our shared vision is “for each and every student to achieve their maximum potential.”

Salary: £26,948 - £42,780 per annum

MPR/UPR including Fringe Area Allowance 


Hazelwick is a high achieving and oversubscribed 11-18 mixed secondary school with 1500 students in Years 7 – 11 and 383 students in the 6th form. 

As one of the highest performing schools in West Sussex, with a Progress 8 score of +0.46, (2019) we have an unwavering focus on enabling our students to achieve their maximum potential.  


According to our recent superb Ofsted report (2022), Hazelwick is a ‘good and improving’ school;

• which is very successful, welcoming and ambitious

• which is kind and caring, with remarkably strong relationships between staff and pupils

• where you can see and feel the shared values of respect and responsibility in and out of lessons

• where there is a remarkable sense of community

• where expectations are set very high

• where pupils from diverse backgrounds work extremely well together to achieve very high standards

• with confident learners who focus especially hard in lessons and use lesson time extremely well

• where pupils’ behaviour is excellent

• which is a safe and inspiring place to learn

• where the school motto ‘effort achieves’ pervades all aspects of school life

• where staff at all levels speak very highly of the support and professional development they receive

• where staff ‘love working’


Geography at Hazelwick:

• is taught by a team of specialist, supportive and highly dedicated staff

• is a popular subject at KS4 and at KS5 

• has a supportive and collaborative staff team

• offers students a range of field trips to enhance geography outside of the classroom


For January 2023 we are looking for:

• a teacher who can enthuse, motivate and engage students and is committed to excellence and high student achievement

• a teacher who is able to teach KS3 and KS4 

• a teacher with a passion for working with young people and a perseverance to make a difference to them and their future

• a teacher with a focus on their own professional development and a drive to work with us to become the best teacher they can be


• applications from ECTs are welcome, who would benefit from our highly-praised professional studies and support programme.  


• Hazelwick School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and communicates a clear framework to employees.  Safeguarding is a key aspect of every role and all staff must have read and be fully aware of the Child Protection Policy.  This post is subject to an Enhanced DBS check.


For further details about this post and to apply, please go to our school website: www.hazelwick.org


Visits to the school are welcome.  Please email recruitment@hazelwick.org.uk to arrange a tour of the school or for further information about the post.


Please return your completed application by 9am on Thursday 6th October 2022.  You are encouraged to submit your application as soon as possible, as there may be occasions where we will close a vacancy and interview once sufficient applications have been received.             




Applying for the job

For further details about this post and to apply, please go to our school website: www.hazelwick.org

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About Hazelwick School

School type
Academy, ages 11 to 18
Education phase
View all Secondaryjobs
School size
1871 pupils enrolled
Age range
11 to 18
Contact phone number
01293 584604

Hazelwick is a high achieving and oversubscribed 11-18 mixed secondary school with 1500 students in Years 7 – 11 and 383 students in the 6th form.

As one of the highest performing schools in West Sussex, with a Progress 8 score of +0.46, (2019) we have an unwavering focus on enabling our students to achieve their maximum potential.

Arranging a visit to Hazelwick School

Visits to the school are welcome. Please email recruitment@hazelwick.org.uk to arrange a tour of the school.

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