Subject Leader of Secondary Geography

Smart Education Recruitment Ltd
11 Jan 2018
09 Feb 2018
Contract Type
Full Time

SMART EDUCATION is a specialist consultancy focusing exclusively on the Education sector. We work extensively with Nurseries, Schools (Mainstream & SEN), Academies, FE Settings and a variety of alternative education establishments across the West Midlands recruiting for PERMANENT and TEMPORARY staff. We offer a bespoke service to both the clients and candidates with whom we work and are extremely proud of our honest reputation and our professional attitude towards Safeguarding & Customer Service.

Job Description:

The school are looking for a Geography teacher / Humanities teacher (to be the Geography subject lead). This school is situated in South East Birmingham. The position is to start January 2018 and initially be until July 2018 as it is a maternity cover contract.

This is a fantastic opportunity for the right candidate to really make a different and be part of the senior team.

The school is looking for an enthusiastic and motivated Teacher of GEOGRAPHY / HUMANITIES who will be a great SUBJECT LEADER OF GEOGRAPHY. You will be required to:

·Plan and prepare lessons – Taking responsibility for the Leadership and Management of the curriculum coverage of Geography / Humanities throughout the school – to lead, manage and develop this part of the curriculum – reflecting the schools’ vision and policies at all times

·To manage subject budget, prioritise resources and develop positive changes

·Teach schemes of work – work with all the other individuals within the Geography and SLT department – this role includes classroom teaching, the professional duties of the subject lead, acting as a form tutor (pastoral element to this role)

·Assess, record and report according too departmental and school policy

·Promote the well-being and progress of individual pupils' progress

·Assist the SLT to achieve the outcomes set out by the school, government regulations and the improvement plan of the school

·Provide a stimulating and challenging working environment for the students and other professionals – enhancing teaching practice and encouraging cross – curricular teaching and development

·Promote safeguarding and wellbeing of everyone within your position of trust and responsibility – including promoting British Values and adhering to both Safeguarding and Health and Safety policies and procedures

·Take responsibility for your own CPD and use resources / seek support to ensure this continues

Please note that this list is not exhaustive and therefore you must be able and willing to adapt to the necessities of this role.

Qualifications Required: QTS as well as relevant teaching and leadership experience

Salary: Main / Upper Pay Scale range

Hours: 8:20-3:30 Monday to Friday

Location: Birmingham

Interview Dates: ASAP

Start Date: January 2018

Contact: Fiona Moss

If you would like to discuss this role in more detail or any other positions available, then please contact Fiona at Smart Education IMMEDIATELY via phone or email

If you are a Teacher, TA, Lecturer, SEN specialist, Cover Supervisor or Nursery Nurse and are looking for work opportunities on both a permanent or temporary basis, then call SMART EDUCATION today. You are guaranteed a professional and efficient service from our very experienced and approachable consultants. At SMART EDUCATION exceeding your expectations is our priority. Our Key Values to you: Service Motivation Approachability Reliability Trust, we look forward to hearing from you.

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