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Head of Learning - Geography - Full-time

Leigh Academy Minster, Sheerness

  • Ref:KCC1-10101-41T
  • Posted:22/05/2024
  • Pay:MPS/UPS commensurate with experience
  • Start Date:September 2024
  • App Close Date:17/06/2024 at 23:45
  • Interviews:TBC


Please click here to view our Recruitment Brochure.

We know that exceptional Geography practitioners are in high demand which is why we are offering a recruitment and retention bonus of £4,000 for the right candidate (£2,000 payable upon joining, and £2,000 payable after 1 year's service).

Are you passionate about nurturing young minds and fostering a love for geography? Leigh Academy Minster is seeking an exceptional Head of Learning - Geography to inspire and lead our students to new horizons!

Why Leigh Academy Minster?

A Dynamic Learning Environment: Join a vibrant community committed to excellence in education. At Leigh Academy Minster, innovation thrives, and creativity knows no bounds.

Opportunity for Growth: As Head of Learning - Geography, you'll have the autonomy to develop and implement engaging curriculum strategies, fostering a culture of exploration and discovery.

Supportive Team: Collaborate with dedicated educators who share your passion for empowering students to succeed. At Leigh Academy Minster, we believe in the power of teamwork and mutual support.

Make a Difference: Be a driving force in shaping the next generation of global citizens. Inspire young minds to appreciate the world around them and become informed, responsible stewards of our planet.

What We're Looking For:

A Visionary Leader: Someone with a deep understanding of geography and a clear vision for enhancing the learning experience of our students.

Educational Expertise: A qualified educator with a track record of delivering outstanding lessons and achieving excellent results.

Innovative Thinker: Bring fresh ideas and creative approaches to teaching geography, keeping our curriculum relevant and engaging in a rapidly changing world.

Strong Communicator: Build positive relationships with students, staff, and parents, fostering a supportive learning community where everyone thrives.

This is a full-time, permanent position offering MPS/UPS, commensurate with experience + TLR2B (£6,819) + £2,000 R&R bonus.
Interviews for shortlisted candidates will take place on Monday 13th May.

Information about the school

At Leigh Academy Minster, we are committed to nurturing the academic, personal, and social development of every student, empowering them to excel in their chosen paths and become confident, compassionate leaders of tomorrow. Our values of ambition, achievement, character and responsibility are the foundations of everything we do, and our academy prides itself on providing a dynamic and enriching learning environment where innovation, collaboration, and aspiration thrive. With a dedicated team of educators who are passionate about inspiring and challenging our students, we ensure that every learner receives the support and guidance they need to reach their full potential.

At the heart of our ethos is a belief in the power of education to transform lives and unlock opportunities. Through a diverse and engaging curriculum, enriched with extracurricular activities and real-world experiences, we strive to ignite curiosity, foster creativity, and instill a lifelong love of learning in our students.

As part of the Leigh Academies Trust, we benefit from a network of support and expertise, enabling us to stay at the forefront of educational innovation and best practice. Together, we work collaboratively to create a positive and inclusive school culture where every member of our community feels valued, respected, and empowered to succeed.

Located in the vibrant town of Minster, our academy serves as a hub of learning, creativity, and community engagement. With state-of-the-art facilities, dedicated staff, and a commitment to excellence in all that we do, Leigh Academy Minster is not just a place of learning but a home where aspirations are nurtured, achievements celebrated, and dreams realised.

Join us on our journey of excellence, where every day brings new opportunities to learn, grow, and make a difference. Together, let's inspire greatness and shape the future

Click here to find out more about Leigh Academy Minster: https://leighacademyminster.org.uk/

Job Contact Information

  • Name:Holly Neve
  • Address:Leigh Academy Minster, Minster Road, Minster-On-Sea, Sheerness, Kent, ME12 3JQ
  • Telephone: 01634 412 263
  • Email: info@laminster.org.uk


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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). Please be aware that schools are also required to undertake online recruitment checks on shortlisted candidates under changes to Keeping Children Safe in Education.