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Geography Teacher needed near Plymouth for the Summer Term

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Job description

Our client secondary school located in the North Cornwall area near Plymouth is looking for a Geography teacher to start with the following the Easter break. This is a temporary position for the duration of the summer term. The successful Geography teacher will be required to teach at KS3 in the main, with the year 11 students due to leave for study leave during the term, however there will be some year 10 classes as part of this Geography assignment. Given the nature of the role, being for the entire term until the summer holiday, planning and marking will be expected as part of this full time Geography teaching position.

The Head of Humanities is looking for a passionate Geography teacher to join this large department encompassing Geography, History and Religious Education. Innovative and fresh lessons is something that this school is keen on, ensuring students across the age range and of all abilities are stretched and challenged accordingly. Being a good school, which is consistently oversubscribed and highly sought after, brings with it a certain level of expectation with the successfully appointed Geographer required to teach a lesson for observation prior to the end of this term.

Highlights of this Geography teaching position:

  • Pay will be dependent upon experience and in line with pay scale
  • Applications are encouraged from teachers of all experience levels
  • Full time Geography teaching position starting on Tuesday 23rd April 2019
  • 'Good' rated secondary school in the North Cornwall area
  • Large and highly supportive Humanities department with separate strands in Geography, History and RE
  • Opportunity to network and collaborate with a team of highly professional teachers

The school is located in the North Cornwall area making it very easy to access for all teachers. The train line is near the school, making the school accessible for those living in any area of Cornwall and Plymouth. The school boasts fantastic facilities being a large school with a large on site car park for the use of all staff.

The school prides itself on having students who are engaged with school life and are keen to learn with a thirst for knowledge. They are therefore looking for a Geography teacher who is able to teach engaging lessons and feed the students' thirst for knowledge, ensuring that learning objectives are met lesson on lesson.

If you are a Geography teacher interested in a term's teaching work in the first instance, then apply now with your latest CV along with a short covering statement outlining your experience and interest. As mentioned, teachers of any experience level are encouraged to apply for immediate consideration and should be available for a lesson observation during the following few weeks prior to April 5th.

All applicants will require the appropriate qualifications and training for this role. Please see for details.

All pay rates quoted will be inclusive of 12.07% statutory holiday pay.

Teaching Personnel is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children. All candidates must undertake or have undertaken a valid enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) check. Full assistance provided.

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