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Teacher of Geography - Full-time

Cornwallis Academy, Maidstone

  • Ref:KCC886-6913-456T
  • Posted:04/07/2022
  • Pay:MPS/UPS
  • Start Date:September 2022/ January 2023
  • App Close Date:18/07/2022 at 23:00
  • Interviews:TBC

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We are looking to appoint a full-time outstanding Teacher of Geography who can inspire and excite students in their learning of Geography.  You will be joining a well-resourced department that is driven in our focus on raising achievement. Geography is a popular option at GCSE and the post offers outstanding opportunities for continuous personal and professional development for a highly motivated and ambitious teacher. This is an exciting opportunity for an NQT or experienced teacher.  The person appointed would be supported by the Head of Geography and the team of Geography specialist teachers.  We also work closely with the other Humanity subjects to support progress and learning across all key stages.

As well as our state-of-the-art facilities, and innovative teaching aids, we have an exciting programme of trips, visits, visitors and extra-curricular activities.  Cornwallis Academy value positive working relationships and seek individuals who will support this ethos. We are very excited about the future of Geography in our Academy and we are ready to invest in the right people to ensure its success. 

 

The successful candidate will have:

  • Qualified Teacher Status
  • The ability to teach Geography up to KS4 and the potential for development of KS5 teaching
  • Knowledge of the Geography national curriculum and relevant pedagogy for the key stage 3 curriculum
  • Possess recent and relevant teaching experience

We will offer you:

  • A vibrant and exciting place to work
  • An excellent CPD programme, with opportunities for action research and gaining nationally accredited qualifications 
  • The support of a Trust that currently runs two secondary schools, a primary school and a nursery for children aged 3 months to 4 years
  • An opportunity to join various schemes such as the Benenden corporate healthcare scheme

If you would like to take a look around our fantastic facilities and meet the staff that you could be working alongside, please email the Head of Geography, Simon Cracknell, at scracknell@cornwallisacademy.com and arrange a visit. 

 

Only applications submitted by the school application process will be considered, we are unable to accept CVs.

 

Future Schools Trust is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. The successful candidate will have to meet the person specification and will be required to apply for a DBS disclosure. We particularly welcome applicants from under- represented groups including those based on ethnicity, gender, transgender, age, disability, sexual orientation or religion.

Information about the school

Future Schools Trust is a visionary organisation comprised of two secondary academies, a sixth form, primary school and a nursery school. Occupying state-of-the-art facilities our objective is to secure the very best educational opportunities for the young people we serve. We pride ourselves in being innovative in changing the face of education. If you are an ambitious, motivated and enthusiastic team player, we want to hear from you.

Future Schools Trust is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. The successful candidate will have to meet the person specification and will be required to apply for a DBS disclosure. We particularly welcome applicants from under- represented groups including those based on ethnicity, gender, transgender, age, disability, sexual orientation or religion.

Job Contact Information

Fax: (01622) 741866

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We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of all our students. You are advised that this post is subject to the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974 (Exceptions) Order 1975 (Amendment) (England and Wales) Order 2020 and therefore this post is subject to an Enhanced Disclosure Application to the Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS).