Teacher of Geography
Sir Harry Smith Community College
Eastrea Road, Whittlesey,
Peterborough, PE7 1XB
Tel: 01733 703991
Principal ~ Dawn White
Required for June or September 2020
NQT TEACHER OF GEOGRAPHY
This school is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. The successful applicant will require a cleared Enhanced Disclosure from the Disclosure and Barring Service.
We are seeking to appoint a newly qualified Teacher of Geography who is an enthusiastic and inspirational classroom practitioner who would be joining a strong, dynamic and forward thinking team with high aspirations for success. The successful candidate will be able to teach at Key Stage 3 and Key Stage 4 with the opportunity to develop Key Stage 5 teaching as and when appropriate.
We are looking for:
Passion and professionalism.
Enthusiasm and creativity.
Commitment and dedication.
Good classroom management skills.
High expectations of yourself and students.
We can offer you:
Students that are enthusiastic, appreciative and genuinely keen to learn.
Very supportive colleagues.
Outstanding accommodation and facilities.
Excellent professional development and guidance.
A wide variety of clubs, trips, events and opportunities.
A school committed to doing the best for its students.
Sir Harry Smith Community College is an 11-18 Academy, proud of its traditional values and innovative approaches to Teaching and Learning and its standards of discipline and respect. The College serves the market town of Whittlesey, seven miles outside of Peterborough in Cambridgeshire. The College is part of the Aspire Learning Trust working together with Park Lane and New Road Primary Schools, also in Whittlesey, to help every child achieve their full potential, to prepare them for their next educational steps, to teach them kindness and respect for all and to equip them to play a full satisfying role in society.
In October 2018, Ofsted recognised that Sir Harry Smith Community College continues to be a Good school. They also acknowledged that we are “A vibrant, welcoming and caring school, in which pupils enjoy their learning and feel valued.”
For more information or an informal discussion about the role, please contact Tom Wells, Head of Geography on 01733 703991.
Application deadline is noon, Wednesday 4th March 2020. (We reserve the right to bring forward the closing date if we consider that we have received an appropriate number of suitable candidates for the post). Please send completed application forms, together with a short letter of introduction to: firstname.lastname@example.org
Applicants are thanked for their interest in Sir Harry Smith Community College. Please note that only candidates shortlisted for interview will be contacted after the closing date.