Head of Geography


  • £160 - £250 per day
  • Posted: 24/11/2016
  • Manchester
  • Job Ref: 564103701
  • Temporary

Job Details

We are working in partnership with a large, successful secondary school in the Oldham LA, as they are looking to recruit a Head of Geography to their team, for January 2017. This post is on an ongoing, temporary basis.

Alongside a outstanding track record of teaching Key Stage 3 and 4 Geography, applicants must be able to display successful middle management experience and be able to elaborate and expand on their experiences through cover letter, and interview. Our client would also consider an experienced member of the Senior Leadership Team who is looking for a new challenge in a refreshing, enjoyable and highly positive atmosphere.

Located within a short drive of the M60, M62 and M66, and with excellent public transport links (bus and train from across Manchester, Rochdale, Bury and Lancashire) our school is accessible to teaching professionals from across the Greater Manchester and Lancashire areas.

To be considered for this role, you must have the following:

- Relevant degree achieved at a good/excellent standard
- Display excellent subject knowledge of Key Stage 3 and 4 Geography
- Experience of managing a Geography or Humanities Department
- Recognisable results in improving outcomes of students in your care
- UK Qualified Teacher Status
- Achieved by a PGCE in Secondary Education or other recognised route (GTP, SCITT, B.Ed, etc)
- A passion to make a difference
- Patience to overcome barriers to learning

The Education Network is committed to Safer Recruitment and recruits to Compliance+ standards. Any appointment will be subject to an enhanced DBS check in addition to other safeguarding checks. The Education Network is an equal opportunities employer. The Education Network is acting as a recruitment agency in relation to this vacancy.

Due to the expected high-volume of applications we receive only short-listed candidates will be contacted within 3 days.

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