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Teacher of Geography - Full-time/Part-time

Leigh Academy Hugh Christie, Tonbridge

  • Ref:KCC886-5431-316T
  • Posted:03/06/2024
  • Pay:MPS commensurate with experience + £2,000 bonus
  • Start Date:September 2024 or January 2025 dependent on the su
  • App Close Date:28/06/2024 at 23:45
  • Interviews:TBC

Advert

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

We are seeking an enthusiastic and committed Teacher of Geography to join our dedicated Humanities department. The successful candidate will have a passion for Geography and a desire to inspire students to engage with the world and develop a deeper understanding of its physical and human landscapes.

The History and Geography teams are led by exceptionally experienced teachers with a wealth of resources and expertise to share.

Support will be provided for less practised teachers and the option to teach at KS5 will be considered for suitably skilled and proficient applicants. If you are passionate about Geography and dedicated to inspiring the next generation of learners, we would love to hear from you.

The ideal candidate will:

  • be passionate about their subject(s) and be able to communicate the importance of the subject with students.
  • be organised, efficient, reliable and strive to meet high standards and expectations.
  • be able to inspire students from a range of backgrounds and abilities and help them strive to be better people.
  • be an excellent classroom practitioner and confident to deliver their subject(s).

This is a permanent position starting from September 2024 or January 2025, dependent on the successful candidates availability. The team have capacity to accept both part time and full time applications for this role. 

The Leigh Academy Hugh Christie is a very special place to work and pre-application visits or phone calls are both encouraged and welcomed. If you would like to arrange to discuss the role with a member of the team, please contact Amy Wenban, Recruitment Advisor at amy.wenban@latrust.org.uk

 

Information about the school

Working with us: Hugh Christie School has recently become part of the Leigh Academy Trust and we look forward to exciting times ahead with wonderful opportunities it will bring for our staff and students. Following the academisation, the School is now known as Leigh Academy Hugh Christie.

Leigh Academy Hugh Christie offers a broad curriculum designed to cater to the diverse needs and interests of its students. From traditional subjects like English, mathematics, and science to vocational courses and extracurricular activities, the academy strives to provide a comprehensive education that prepares students for success in further education, employment, and life beyond school.

Beyond academics, Leigh Academy Hugh Christie places a significant emphasis on personal development and character education. Through its pastoral care system, the academy supports students in their social, emotional, and personal growth, fostering a positive and inclusive school culture.

The academy also prides itself on its strong sense of community and engagement with parents, carers, and the wider community. Through various initiatives and partnerships, Leigh Academy Hugh Christie seeks to enrich the educational experience of its students and contribute positively to the local area.

In summary, Leigh Academy Hugh Christie is a thriving secondary school committed to academic excellence, personal development, and community engagement. With a rich history and a dedication to nurturing well-rounded individuals, it continues to provide a supportive and inspiring environment for its students to thrive and succeed.

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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.