Upcoming maternity leave to start from 19th April for the remainder of the academic year with the option to take on a school-based contract if applicable.
“We are looking for a Geography teacher to start with us following the Easter break from Monday 19th April which is when our permanent member of the Geography team leaves for their maternity. The successful Geography teacher will be required to teach up to GCSE level following the AQA syllabus but with a primary focus on KS3. Our Humanities team is a very strong department made up of History, Geography and RE which also oversees PSHE and Citizenship across the school. This position is to fulfil a Geography timetable only with possibility for some History teaching depending on preference and expertise of the appointed Geographer.”
This is a large, good rated secondary school located in the Altrincham area of Trafford with a fantastic reputation. Having just under 1500 students on roll, the school is a large one but still maintains its family orientated feel and positivity. The school is well led and managed with pupils achieving well above the national average in all subjects including Geography. Behaviour is considered exemplary at this school with students engaged in their learning and enjoy being at school. As a result, the successful Geography teacher should be keen to teach in an academic setting where students need to be challenged at all levels, ensuring lessons are engaging and innovative.
Highlights of this Geography teaching role:
- Pay will be in line with teacher's payscale ranging between MPS1 - UPS1: £25,714 - £41,604
- Full time Geography teacher required: to start on Monday 19th April
- Maternity cover for the remainder of the year at least
- Opportunity to progress onto a school based contract after 2 terms on supply
- Good rated secondary school located in the Trafford area of Greater Manchester
The school is located in the Trafford borough of Greater Manchester making it very easy to get to via the M60 ring road, M56 motorway networks and even from further south in Cheshire East. The school is also well serviced by the M6 and M62 motorway networks making it commutable from further afield. The school has excellent facilities with a large on site car park which is fully secured with automatic gates and a fully refurbished Humanities wing within the school.
If you are a Geography teacher due to be available from April (just after the Easter break), then please apply now for consideration. The school is very proactive and will be looking to conduct meetings as soon as possible close to the February half term. Please ensure you apply by attaching your latest CV clicking the link below.