Geography Teacher

Location: Oxford
Job Type: Supply Teaching
Industry: Secondary Teacher
Reference: PEGEOGOXFORD
Salary: £136 - 220 per day
Job Published: 18 days ago

Maternity Cover for Geography required for September 2022– 31/8/2023 

Full time

“The study of geography is about more than just memorizing places on a map. It’s about understanding the complexity of our world, appreciating the diversity of cultures that exist across continents. And in the end, it’s about using all that knowledge to help bridge divides and bring people together”  said Barack Obama, and this is a philosophy that we very much adhere to.

Do you want to work in a school that:

  • Places high importance on Geography in the curriculum which is a very popular subject, having a high uptake of students at both GCSE and A-level.

  • Is a ‘Good’ school (Ofsted 2022) where behaviour is good so teachers can teach and students can learn.

  • Takes an evidence informed approach to school improvement, only implementing what we feel will make the biggest difference to the lives and outcomes of our young people, being mindful of staff workload and well-being.

  • Is a key provider of initial teacher training in the local area, working with several local teaching schools and universities including the University of Oxford Department of Education.

  • Has a vibrant extra-curricular programme which is valued by staff, students and parents alike. “Pupils and parents enthuse about the opportunities on offer for sports, drama and music” Ofsted 2022

  • Has a CPDL programme which is personalised to meet staff needs and offers recognised NPQ and other off-site training and development for colleagues at appropriate points in their career. 

  • Is situated at the heart of its community, on the edge of the renown city of Oxford and at the gateway to the Cotswolds.

The successful candidate will be joining an experienced, dynamic and well-led subject area.  You will need to be able to teach Geography to GCSE and ideally to A level. Each teacher has a dedicated classroom which includes a state of the art CleverTouch screen to facilitate high quality teaching and learning.  The department is well resourced,

Our staff are our greatest asset and we are a strong team; a team who work hard to help each student flourish both academically and personally. We are looking for talented individuals who want to make a difference to the lives and outcomes of our young people. 

If you are interested in this maternity cover Georgaphy teaching job, please submit your CV and we will be in touch. 

All applicants will require the appropriate qualifications and training for this role as well as the Right to Work in the UK. Please see protocol-education.com/candidates/frequently-asked-questions for further details.

All pay rates quoted will be inclusive of 12.07% statutory holiday pay. This advert is for a temporary position. In some cases, the option to make this role permanent may become available at a later date.

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