Head Of Geography

Recruiter
Enfield Primary Education
Location
London
Salary
45000.0000
Posted
14 May 2017
Closes
13 Jun 2017
Sector
Education
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Head Of History
Full Time - Starting in September
MPS/UPS with TLR 2B
1 year Contract potential to go permanent 
Southgate

Rated GOOD by Ofsted

With a modern well equipment department and large greenery for you to enjoy on your break, you are sure to enjoy your time at this school.

The school are local to transport links and have ample parking, in addition the school has a great canteen and airy staff room.

This mixed sex secondary school is committed to learning with a broad and balanced education, the school has high expectations and high standards set from the start the students are well behaved and committed to their education.

“The leadership and management are good.” … “School leaders work with professionalism and care to support all students, particularly those who are more vulnerable. As a result, students enjoy coming to school and feel valued.”

We are very pleased to inform you that following the most recent GCSE results - summer 2016 - the Department for Education shows the school for the Progress 8 of its pupils to be in the top 25% of schools nationally, and above most Enfield schools.

JOB PURPOSE:
Lead and manage the Department to:
ensure the success of all pupils, i.e. pupils meet or exceed their target grades and enjoying their learning,
ensure the high levels of pupil subject-selection at KS4, i.e. high levels of exam-class recruitment,
ensure the highest standards of teaching and learning throughout the department to raise standards of attainment and progress to an outstanding level,
ensure the highest standards of pupils’ personal development and behaviour through the curriculum and also through extra-curricular activities,
ensure the highest standards of safety and welfare,
ensure that the departmental classrooms and zone is clean, tidy and attractive for pupil learning and educational enjoyment, including displays,
ensure that high-quality pupil work is displayed to enrich the school enrichment generally and not simply the departmental rooms or the departmental zone,
support the Head Teacher in maximising the attainment and progress of all pupils by playing a key strategic role as an agent for change in moving the school forward through the development of the Department.

SPECIFIC RESPONSIBILITIES
Leading and managing the Department.
Curriculum, Teaching and Learning
Monitor the teaching and learning within the department and lead it to an outstanding level.
Co-ordinate and be responsible for the development of all schemes of work within the department.
Ensure that suitable schemes of work are in place for pupil success and that staff are keeping to the timelines.
Oversee the assessment of all groups within the department according to school policies and procedures, including standardising pupils’ work, meeting deadlines, quality assuring ‘Context Sheet’ action plans for positive impact and so forth.
Ensuring that homework is set and marked according to school policies.
Maintain good order and discipline, within the department, with your pupils both inside and outside the classroom.
Ensure the provision of detailed, accurate reports on each pupil taught according to school policy and procedures.
Communicate and consult with parents and other persons or agencies outside the school as required.
Ensure that the pupils’ personal development, behaviour and welfare are of the highest standards and that staff within the department are consistently.

Ideal Candidate

Have experience as a Head of Geography
Experience teaching the UK curriculum
Able to teach Geography to key stage 3 and 4 students
Able to start work in September

Reed Specialist Recruitment Limited is an employment agency and employment business