Geography Teacher

Richmond upon Thames, London

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Date Posted:03 Aug 2020
  1. Geography
  1. Long-term

Geography Teacher

Richmond upon Thames, London
Are you a qualified teacher of Geography seeking a new challenge for September?

Tradewind Recruitment are currently looking for a hardworking, dynamic and ambitious Science Teacher to join an oversubscribed, large co-educational Academy in Richmond, SW London.
This is a full time, long-term role replacing a permanent teacher and the salary will be to scale (or above + possible TLR) dependant on your experience and suitability.
All teachers at this Academy believe that every child can achieve great things. They set exceptionally high expectations for all pupils, and do whatever it takes to meet them. The School is characterised by a respectful and orderly environment, where teachers can focus on teaching and pupils can focus on learning.
We are looking for:
*A qualified teacher with QTS who can teach KS3-KS5 Geography. The ability to teach KS3/KS4 History and Religious Studies would also be an advantage.
*A committed practitioner, who will want to attain the highest standards in teaching and learning throughout their role.
*A collaborative and driven individual who will support and lead on the delivery of the subject through inventive approaches including curriculum design and the use of ICT .
*Someone who would be available for the foreseeable future and interested in a permanent position.

The role: Teaching KS3-KS5 Geography over a varied timetable and across different Key Stages and abilities.
Location: The school in Richmond is easily accessible by Rail, Tube and by car.
Our Client:
This high achieving Academy has been rated as 'Good' by OfSTED. Good and outstanding teaching is characterised by skillful questioning, a rapid pace and high levels of challenge.
They have established a clear vision, ethos and culture which has allowed the academy to develop a very strong and consistent message of ambition and excellence. Pupils are proud to attend the school and are described by OFSTED as "polite and courteous"
The extensive and varied curriculum allows all pupils to engage and make good progress in all subjects while additional extracurricular activities enrich their life experience.
The Academy offers:
The Academy works side-by-side with teaching staff, supporting them with training and development so that they can deliver excellent teaching. To make sure that no pupil is left behind, they've developed data management tools which help teachers to monitor progress - this shows when pupils as well as teaching staff, need extra support.
As a Geography teacher, you will have the support of a cohesive and committed team of teachers who work collaboratively to maintain high standards and expectations, plus:
*New, well equipped science Labs with traditional as well as more modern science equipment, interactive white boards and access to new technologies.
*A comprehensive induction package and a wide range of CPD opportunities for all staff.
*Every teacher will get their own new laptop to help plan, prepare and deliver outstanding lessons.

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 join us and be successful in this Geography teacher role, you will need to:
*Hold QTS status or equivalent teaching qualification.
*Have an Enhanced DBS Disclosure, Overseas Police Clearances (if applicable) and professional reference checks.
*Have a CV that covers the last 10 years of employment history where possible and any employment breaks must be explained.
*Have the legal right to work in the UK

Click 'Apply now' to be considered for this great position as a Geography teacher in Richmond, SW London. For more information about the role, please contact Tradewind (Secondary) on 0207 845 5450 /
We look forward to hearing from you and helping take you on the next step of your teaching career.
Tradewind Recruitment is a Sunday Times Top 100 employer - stopping at nothing to ensure our candidates and employees come first. As a Tradewind employee you'll have access to 25 fully certified CPD courses, that's 18 more than our next nearest competitor. We have the very best people to take your call and look after you every step of the way. We pride ourselves on exceptional service and take the time to really get to know you, to ensure we have a thorough understanding of your career goals and work hard on your behalf to secure you positions with great rates of pay and plenty of development opportunities. Put simply; we listen, we learn, we deliver. Why? Because our people matter most.
We specialise in matching teachers and support staff with their dream job, and help primary, secondary and SEN schools recruit for a wide range of roles across our 11 offices in the UK, including: London, the West Midlands, the North West, East Anglia, the North East, the South West, Yorkshire, the Midlands, Herts and Bucks.
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