Geography Coordinator (KS3) - Assessment, Feedback and Intervention
About the role
We are seeking to appoint an enthusiastic and inspirational Teacher of Geography to join our department. You will be expected to work across the trust and share our commitment to raising standards, expectations and instilling a passion for learning for all. The posts are equally suitable for ECTs as well as experienced teachers, and offers an excellent opportunity to receive support through our comprehensive ECT and CPD programme.
- To teach engaging and effective lessons that motivate, inspire and improve student attainment, modelling outstanding practice
- To ensure high standards of teaching and learning in order to continue the drive to raise standards of attainment and ensure all students make excellent progress
- To ensure high standards of student behaviour, in line with the school policy and procedures.
- Fulfil the professional responsibilities of a teacher, as set out in the School Teachers’ Pay and Conditions document (STPCD)
- The Year / Key Stage Subject Coordinator will be responsible for providing leadership and management of the subjects curriculum, delivering high-quality teaching and effectively using resources. They will work to improve learning standards and achievement for all students, while also carrying out their duties as a classroom teacher
- As a Subject Coordinator, they will contribute to whole-subject self-evaluation and improvement planning, and be responsible for mentoring and developing staff within the subject. They will offer guidance and support to subject teaching staff, modelling best practices and showing up-to-date knowledge of current theory and practice
- The subject co-ordinator will be expected to fulfil the responsibilities of a teacher, as set out in the STPCD, including planning and teaching lessons, assessing pupils’ progress, and managing behaviour effectively
How to apply
Head to our recruitment website to apply for this role.
Please upload a supporting statement which should be no longer than two sides of A4 (this should not be a CV) clearly demonstrating:
- Why you are applying for this position
- How you meet the competencies of this role using examples from your current and previous experience (please refer to the job description on the WPT website)
- Any information which you consider relevant that you have not already mentioned
This information is important as it will be used in the shortlisting process to identify suitable candidates for interview and assessments.
We may hold interviews as and when applications are received, and this job may be withdrawn without notice. We encourage you to apply as soon as possible.
To be successful in your application, you will need to demonstrate an effective and creative approach to teaching, a passion for your subject and a commitment to supporting the development of the department.
In line with our commitment to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of our students, the appointment will be subject to an enhanced disclosure check by the Disclosure and Barring Service and satisfactory references. Shortlisted applicants will undergo relevant checks in line with statutory guidance.
Further information about the Disclosure Scheme can be found at www.gov.uk/disclosure-barring-service-check
Please note we operate safer recruitment and we do not accept CVs, all applicants must complete an application form in full.