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Teacher of Geography Teacher needed

Job Details

  • Reference Number: TEACH71552
  • Region: Greater London, Croydon
  • Salary: 24000 - 47000 per Annum
  • Position: Teaching Jobs
  • Open: 16-01-2016
  • Close: N/A

Job Description

Teacher of Geography (MPS)


January 2016

Capita Education Resourcing is working with a secondary school in Surrey to appoint a full time, talented, well qualified and enthusiastic teacher of Geography to start as soon as possible or dependant on the candidate. The post is open to experienced English teachers as well as NQTs.
This is an excellent opportunity for an ambitious and motivated Geography teacher to contribute to this successful and highly effective department. The school is seeking a creative teacher with excellent communication skills and a strong commitment to promoting the enjoyment of English. You will be joining a successful and innovative department with extremely supportive staff and excellent resources. This is an excellent opportunity for professional development with an experienced and supportive Leadership Team.

The skills we look for in our Geography Teachers include:

Qualified Teacher Status either PGCE or Cert Ed
Strong Classroom Management Skills
Flexible and adaptable approach to work
NQT's or experienced Teachers

The school is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare and safety of young people. The successful candidate will be subject to an enhanced criminal records check (DBS).

The school is situated close to the train-line and local bus routes.

Overton Grange School: an Academy committed to providing excellent secondary education for the local community.

Overton Grange School is a co-educational community of approximately 1,300 11-19 year old students. It places great emphasis on high academic and vocational standards and has at its heart the development of the whole person. In June 2011 the School converted from being a secondary school run by the London Borough of Sutton to 'Academy Status' (an independent state school run by the Department for Education). This means they have more control over the curriculum and resources but remain absolutely committed to high quality non-selective education for local Sutton children.

Expectations are high and the achievement of the individual is celebrated. Overton Grange provides a supportive atmosphere based on self-discipline, mutual respect, co-operation and understanding. Students are encouraged to take responsibility both for their own learning and for the environment in which they live.

"Safeguarding procedures are excellent. Students feel safe in the school, understand the benefits of a healthy lifestyle and work well together to support their successful and happy school community." (OFSTED)

The Sixth Form is an exceptional feature of the school.

"Students' achievements and their enjoyment of their learning in the Sixth Form are outstanding. Relative to their starting points students make exceptionally good progress in both academic and vocational strands. Success rates are very high as nearly all students complete their courses and obtain good passes." (OFSTED)

For more information please contact Oliver Cruttenden at Capita Education Resourcing on 0207 202 0031 or email your CV