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Teacher of Geography - Full-time

Chatham Grammar, Chatham

  • Ref:KCC887-5429-15T
  • Posted:26/02/2021
  • Pay:£26,395 - £41,611
  • Start Date:September 2021
  • App Close Date:19/04/2021 at 10:00
  • Interviews:tbc

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We are seeking an enthusiastic, forward thinking Teacher of Geography with energy, intellectual capacity and determination to join our popular and high achieving department and make a difference to the lives, aspirations and opportunities of our young people. 

You will be an innovative teacher who has a secure understanding of the Geography curriculum and has proven strategies for helping students raise their aspirations and achieve the highest of grades.  Our students are driven and capable and you will support them in pushing the boundaries and reaching their full potential.  

The Geography department at Chatham Grammar is a small but dedicated team and they take an active role in the school community.  The team promote critical thinking skillsresilience and empathy through their teaching and deliver a curriculum that is designed with future geographers in mind.   

In recent years, the Geography department has supported students through the awarding winning Chatham Grammar Green Team to create a more environmentally friendly school, which has included securing funding for and planting trees on-site.   

HOW TO APPLY 

Your application should be made after reading the job description and person specification and you will use the application form to tell us how your current skills and experience fit the requirements and why you think you would be suited to this role.  

We are keen to attract top talent to our inclusive Trust and therefore we welcome applications from all people across the community spectrum regardless of their race, religion, ethnicity, sexuality, sexual orientation, disability, gender reassignment or age. 

In order to follow social distancing guidance, visits to the Academy are not possible at this time, but we would be happy to arrange a discussion or video call with a member of our Senior Leadership Team to share our vision for this role with you.  To arrange such a discussion, or for any other queries about the role, please email recruitment@universityofkentacademiestrust.org.uk. 

For further information, to download our application form or to send us your CV, please visit our website: http://www.chathamgrammar.org.uk/   

Deadline for applications:  10.00am on Monday 19 April 2021 

The University of Kent Academies Trust is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.  Applicants will be required to undergo child protection screening appropriate to the post, including checks with past employers and the Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS).  

 

Information about the school

The University of Kent Academies Trust, which we call UKAT is a multi-academy trust with a supportive learning environment, characterised by open management, and in the knowledge that they will enjoy the full support and care of the pragmatic and forward-thinking leadership team. We have a dynamic, innovative team of professional staff who want to make a difference to the lives, aspirations and opportunities of our young people. We would encourage applicants to visit the UKAT website to view the many employee benefits on offer https://www.universityofkentacademiestrust.org.uk/careers-with-ukat

Chatham Grammar offers its students a wide variety of educational opportunities with a commitment to ensuring that its students achieve good educational outcomes, develop healthy minds and aspire to be happy confident young women ready to embark on a variety of aspirational careers. It benefits from being part of the University of Kent Academies Trust and has a current Ofsted rating of Good. Chatham Grammar is proud of its comprehensive website and would encourage applicants to visit for further information http://www.chathamgrammar.org.uk/

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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.