Teacher of Geography
We are looking for someone with a clear passion for the subject, who can offer ideas on how to bring the curriculum to life and help continue our school journey from good to great.
Esher High School is an oversubscribed high performing School. Our Geography department is committed to getting the best outcomes for our students and creating well-rounded individuals who care for the world in which we live. With a supportive and collaborative team, offering a number of exciting fieldwork opportunities. These have included coastal studies in West Wittering and urban change in Stratford, London, as well as residential trips abroad to Iceland and the Azores. Geography is a very popular subject at KS3 and KS4. We are looking for someone with a clear passion for the subject, who can offer ideas on how to bring the curriculum to life and help continue our school journey from good to great.
We are ambitious to continue to move Esher High School forward and will welcome applications from an innovative teacher who is:
- Passionate about Geography and able to inspire students.
- Able to demonstrate a positive and creative approach in the classroom.
- Committed to the continuous process of raising attainment with every child in their classroom and within the department.
- Willing to promote and contribute to a wide range of extra-curricular activities.
- Keen to share and promote the school’s vision of high standards and success for all.
This post would be suitable for either an experienced teacher or an NQT. A comprehensive induction programme is provided for all new staff and time to participate in lesson observations and learning walks. We are committed to continued professional development e.g. access to peer coaching, termly teaching and learning group meetings and bespoke personalised training. In addition, NQTs have weekly timetabled meetings with their mentors and regular access to their Professional Tutor.
We welcome early applications and will consider holding interviews before the closing date for strong candidates.
Closing Date: Friday 26th April 2019
Interviews: Week commencing 29th April
This school is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and expects all staff to share this commitment. Any successful applicants will be required to undertake an enhanced disclosure check by the Disclosure and Barring Service.