Head of the Geography Department

HEAD OF THE GEOGRAPHY DEPARTMENT
JOB TITLE: Head of the Geography Department
BASED AT: Samuel Whitbread Academy
SALARY/GRADE RANGE: MPS/UPS plus TLR 2C
RESPONSIBLE TO: Senior Leadership Team Link

Bedfordshire Schools Trust (BEST) comprises eight flourishing academies and two nurseries delivering first choice education, from Early Years to Advanced Level study. Our vision is ‘to grow the BEST in everyone.’ We believe in the importance of high expectations, hard work and the development of a community of schools where each of us strive to ‘be the best that we can be.’ Our schools work together to add value and compete to continually improve.

We are looking to appoint an inspirational, talented and committed Head of Geography to join our team in January 2019. You will have the ambition to develop an ethos of high quality teaching, a rich and engaging curriculum and high levels of respect and care. Prospective candidates are encouraged to visit both the Geography Department and Samuel Whitbread Academy.

To meet the team or to arrange a school tour, please do not hesitate to contact Samuel Whitbread Academy via the information listed below.

Applicants must be willing to undertake a DBS clearance and the Academy must receive two satisfactory references before the successful candidate can commence employment.

CLOSING DATE: 9.00am Monday 7th January 2019
INTERVIEW DATE: w/c Monday 14th January 2019

For further information and to apply visit the Trust website www.bestacademies.org.uk

For general enquiries about this role, please contact Elle Rees-Rinaldi on 01462 628021 or erees-rinaldi@bestacademies.org.uk

Applications may be made online via the Trust website www.bestacademies.org.uk/join-us or, if you prefer, a Word Application Form may be downloaded from the website and emailed to HR@bestacademies.org.uk

We are committed to the safeguarding and promotion of children's welfare and offers of employment are subject to DBS clearance and satisfactory references.

Strictly no agencies.

School website: http://bestacademies.org.uk
Grade
TLR 2
Subject
Geography
Staff category
Teaching Staff
Closing date
Sunday 06 January 2019
School name
Bedfordshire Schools Trust (BEST)
Headteacher
Trust CEO Dr Alan Lee
DfE school no.
823/9999
Address
Shefford Road Clifton Beds
SG17 5QS
Tel
01462 413513 (HR Manager)
Email
[javascript protected email address]
No. on roll
4000