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Geography Teacher - Full-time

Gravesend Grammar School (Boys), Gravesend

  • Ref:KCC886-5465-50T
  • Posted:13/03/2018
  • Pay:Gravesend Grammar School Academies Trust Payscale
  • Start Date:Sep 2018
  • App Close Date:10/04/2018 at 15:00
  • Interviews:TBA


This is an excellent opportunity to join a highly successful and innovative department in an ‘Outstanding’ School (OFSTED 15).  Geography is a popular subject at both GCSE and A level and the Department has a proven track record of achieving excellent results with our students.

We seek:

  • A well-qualified Geographer
  • Someone who is innovative and flexible
  • A colleague who can teach across all Key Stages

We provide:

  • Supportive colleagues and excellent continuing professional development
  • Excellent opportunities to learn outside the classroom
  • The chance to contribute and develop as a practitioner
  • Committed students

This post might suit a newly qualified or an experienced practitioner.

The Geography Department is a vibrant place to both teach and learn.  We have outstanding examination results, reflecting our commitment to high quality learning and teaching.

View our prospectus on line for an impression of the school and to download an application form.

Applications should be made using the School’s application form only which can be downloaded from our website or by using the link on this advertisement. Information about the post can be found at below.

For further information please feel free to contact the Subject Leader of Geography – Mr Chris Jesson jessonc@gravesendgrammar.eu

This appointment will be for September 2018. 

The School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children.


Information about the school

Gravesend Grammar School is an 11-18 selective boys grammar school with girls admitted to the Sixth Form. The most recent Ofsted Inspection (June 2015) judged the School as ‘Outstanding’. We became an Academy on 1st August 2011 as part of The Decus Educational Trust (TDET).

The School has a committed staff who provide opportunity and challenge in a caring environment and strive to ensure the students achieve the very best they can at all times. We also have strong working partnerships with parents, governors and the community.

The School has benefited from many improvements in recent years including the addition of new buildings.

The local train station is a short walk from the School and Ebbsfleet International train station is only a 10 minute drive.

Please visit our website for an impression of the school and download an application form – www.gravesendgrammar.com.

Visits to the school are actively encouraged. To arrange a visit please contact the Headteacher's PA Mrs Judith West, on 01474 369506 or westj@gravesendgrammar.com.

This post is subject to pre-employment checks, including an Enhanced Disclosure and Barring check, reference checks and proof of right to work in the UK. Gravesend Grammar School is an equal opportunities employer.

Gravesend Grammar School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.

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Our School and all its personnel are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of the children. This post is subject to an Enhanced Disclosure Application to the Disclosure and Barring Service.