Geography Teacher

Bedfordshire
STGEO130219_1550051716
Date Posted:13 Feb 2019
£23720 - £35008 per annum

Geography Teacher

Bedfordshire
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Tradewind are working alongside an aspirational, high-achieving "Good" rated academy in the heart of the Bedfordshire area. They are seeking a Geography teacher to start immediately, continuing until the end of the academic year with a permanent contract available for a strong candidate.

Our client school hold their core values close to everything they do and are looking for a Geography teacher to join their large, progressive Humanities department, which is well supported by their SLT. Offering links to a number of local universities including Cambridge this teacher training school welcomes applications from NQT's and experienced teachers alike. Sixth form numbers in the school are over 400, with high interest in Geography at A-Level. Attainment and results are consistently above average. Ofsted stated
"Pupils are pleasant, polite and respectful" and praised their enjoyment of school highlighted in positive attendance and inclusion in various enrichment clubs and programmes.

The school are seeking a teacher who is:
* Committed to student progress and continually improving outcomes.
* Enthusiastic, dedicated and able to form a rapport with students in both Geography lessons and general school life.
* Creative, engaging and continually developing their teaching practice throughout the department.
* Committed to safeguarding and able to uphold the school's high standard of care for their pupils.


A degree in Geography and the ability to teach to KS5 is beneficial however not essential- other relevant degree qualifications will be considered.

This role will entail teaching Geography at KS3 and 4, as well as contributing to the school's overall Geography provision and relevant extracurricular opportunities such as trips.


The school is located in rural Bedfordshire and easily commutable from Hertfordshire, Cambridge and Bedford, with onsite parking and a 15-minute bus ride from the local station.
With a superb SLT team, good facilities and pupils that enjoy learning this is a school that makes a lot of our supply staff's 'favourite' list- the school offers a supportive, friendly working environment with regular staff socials. They offer excellent support for staff and regular opportunities for professional development, allowing staff to upskill and develop their practice for a long, happy career here- this Maths teacher role could easily develop into department leadership or pastoral leadership opportunities.


By registering with Tradewind, we can offer you:

* We attract top education talent and in return offer top rates of pay
* We care about your training and development more than any other agency - which is why we can offer you more certified CPD courses than any other education recruitment agency, 25 to be exact! That's 18 more than our next nearest competitor
* Great referral scheme - recommend a friend and earn up to *£100
* Full interview preparation and assistance - so you're fully prepped and confident, increasing your chances of success
* Help with lesson planning - our support doesn't stop once we've secured you a placement
* Online Portal for your timesheets and log your availability
* Free social and networking events to get to know your peers and consultants


To be considered for this role you will need:
- A can do attitude and passion for working with young people.
- Previous experience of working within a school as a Geography Teacher, Specialist, Instructor or Cover supervisor.
- Good communication skills.

You will need to provide
- A current DBS check - we can provide one for you and even repay you for the expense (t&c's apply)
- A complete work history spanning 10 years where applicable
- Most recent References from child related roles

Are you looking for a Maths teacher role in an academic Bedfordshire school where children truly want to learn? Please contact me on 01727 236255 / sam.taylor@twrecruitment.com


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