Teacher of Geography

School/Academy Services, Teaching in Academies
Full Time
Maternity cover, starting from autumn 2019
The Minster School, Nottingham Road, Southwell, Nottinghamshire NG25 0LG

A Church of England Academy. Member of the Minster Trust for Education. 

NOR 1600, inc. 400 in the Sixth Form, Age Range 7-18. 

An opportunity to teach at an outstanding National Teaching School housed in contemporary accommodation and located in the beautiful cathedral town of Southwell.

The Governors wish to appoint an enthusiastic, ambitious and creative teacher of Geography. The successful candidate would be expected to teach Geography up to KS5. They will join a very successful department, with an expectation to strive for excellence at every opportunity, commit to sharing practice with others but also to expect the highest quality of support, excellent benefits and personal professional development.

Applications from NQTs are welcomed, and completion of NQT year would be accommodated.

The successful candidate will:

  • Be an excellent classroom teacher of Geography able to teach throughout the age and ability range
  • Have a graduate qualification in Geography
  • Be passionate about Geography and be able to inspire a similar enthusiasm in our students
  • Be committed to raising the attainment of all students
  • Demonstrate excellent organisational, communication and interpersonal skills
  • Be committed to supporting and contributing to our school ethos of Succeeding Together and the values of Wisdom, Optimism, Resilience, Kindness and Service

The Minster School is committed to safeguarding children and the promotion of equal opportunities for staff and students. The successful applicant will be required to undertake an enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service Check via the DBS.

An application form and information pack are available to download from the Minster School website. For further information, or to request a postal pack, please contact the HR Officer on 01636 817343 or email recruitment@minster.notts.sch.uk. Applicants should submit an application form with a letter of application outlining their suitability for the post, philosophy of education and any relevant experience to Mr Matthew Parris, Head Teacher. A CV is not required.

Closing date: 9am on Monday 3rd June. Interviews: Week commencing 10th June.

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