Head of Geography

Croydon, Surrey
£26000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
12 Apr 2017
12 May 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Head of Geography job | Permanent Head of Geography job starting September 2017

Head of Geography (Team Leader)
Location: London Borough of Croydon
Contract type: Permanent
Start date: 1st September 2017
Salary: Outer London Pay Scale (negotiable based on experience and qualifications) + TLR2.2 currently £4,398

Coloma Convent Girls' School in Shirley, London, is recognised as being one of the top non-selective secondary schools in the country. We are consistently oversubscribed and have received four 'Outstanding' Ofsted and four 'Outstanding' Diocesan reports and 'World Class School' status (one of only 34 schools in the country).

We seek to appoint a dynamic and well qualified Head of Geography to join our high achieving school. Applications will be considered from either exceptional existing or aspiring leaders of Geography. Candidates should be able to teach across the age and ability range to A-level and to provide evidence of successful teaching strategies and excellent organisational skills.

Coloma is very proud of its history of academic achievement; this is due to hard work, focus and dedication to Coloma's ethos shown by pupils and staff alike. In 2016 we achieved remarkable exam results with a 93% 5 A*- C Pass Rate at GCSE and 100% at A-Level.

We are an Associate School of the Royal Society and a Specialist Science College; we value excellent relationships within a caring community. Extra-curricular activities play a huge part in the life and success of the school and pastoral systems are strong.

We Offer

  • A school with a strong commitment to your professional development
  • A working environment focused on Teaching and Learning and raising standards for all
  • The opportunity to work in a team where your skills, enthusiasm and hard work will be appreciated
  • The opportunity to work within the largest cosmopolitan centre outside of Central London, undergoing substantial redevelopment, growth and change
  • A school that invests in enrichment and extra-curricular activities

How To Apply
To apply please email your CV or request an application form from Anna Mason at [mailto:], or you can contact Anna on 02072598770 for further information. Your application is a direct permanent application to our school, Hays is our recruitment partner for all permanent appointments.

Closing Date: Monday 24th April 2017

You can also visit www.hays.co.uk/jobs/coloma-convent-girls for more information.

The school is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff to share the commitment. All appointments will be subject to a satisfactory Enhanced Disclosure Barring Service check.

Contact Details

Anna Mason c/o Coloma Convent Girls' School Upper Shirley Road, Croydon CR9 5AS Telephone: 02072598770 Email:

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