Teacher of Geography (maternity cover)

Closing date for application: 07/02/2020 9:00am

Interview date: 14/02/2020

Vacancy Type: Maternity Cover

Do you want to be part of a unique educational establishment?

Christ’s Hospital has pioneered social mobility and challenged social inequality to provide an unrivalled start in life for disadvantaged children for nearly five centuries. As economic and social inequality continue to grow in the UK, Christ’s Hospital’s mission is ever more relevant.

We have a vacancy for a full time, temporary Teacher of Geography with effect from the start of the  summer term 2020 (20th April) for a period of up to one year to cover the current post holder’s maternity leave.

This post offers the opportunity to teach Geography to GCSE, A Level and, for an appropriate candidate, IB Diploma level.  The successful candidate will join a well resourced and vibrant Department and will be a well-qualified and capable graduate with an enthusiasm for the teaching of Geography in a large co-educational boarding school.  Innovation, flair and vision will be highly valued, as will the ability to inspire pupils both in and out of the classroom.

Applicants should evidence in the personal statement how they how the meet the requirements of the role and person specification. Salary is commensurate with experience and paid in accordance with the Christs’ Hospital Teachers’ Salary scale.

Full participation in the broader life of this busy boarding community is essential and accommodation on site may be available.

Completed applications must be received by the closing date below. We prefer to receive completed applications by email to hr@christs-hospital.org.uk. We cannot accept CVs alone.

Closing date: 9am Friday 7th February 2020

Interview date: 14th February 2020

Christ’s Hospital is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.  All successful applicants are required to complete an enhanced disclosure application with the DBS (Disclosure and Barring Service).  More details on the disclosure process can be found on https://www.gov.uk/government/organisations/disclosure-and-barring-service/about

 

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