Teacher of Geography Vacancy, September 2019

Veritas Education Recruitment Ltd
Accrington, UK
08 Jul 2019
25 Jul 2019
Contract Type
Full Time
Ref: 008

Grade: M/UPS

Term: Full-time

Perm/Temp: Contract

Required: Sept. 2019

Closing Date: Jul. 2019

Location: Accrington

Veritas Education Recruitment are amongst the fastest growing agencies in the Northwest and are currently working with numerous Secondary Schools spanning the breadth of Lancashire. 'Veritas' is Latin for truth and honesty and this is what shapes our ethos and makes us an attractive option for schools to work with. We offer a high quality service, and charge a fair rate. In addition we also ensure that our candidates receive the highest levels of customer service, at all times. We adopt a fully consultative approach by getting to know the requirements of our candidates in order to match you to the right role.

We are working in partnership with an 11-16 mainstream Secondary School located in Accrington who are seeking to appoint a Teacher of Geography. The role will commence from September 2019 and is a 12 month contract for the full academic year, teaching across Years 7 to 11.

Our partner school is a mixed Secondary School located in East Lancashire (Accrington) and is administered by the LCC. It is a popular, vibrant school going through a period of change with some significant building work being planned to commence soon. A newly appointed Headteacher has a real passion and drive to improve the school and the ethos amongst the staff is fantastic. It is ideally located with good links via road and rail. IT has on-site parking and state of the art facilities within a traditional building.

Essential Qualifications:
  • QTS or equivalent teaching qualification
  • A relevant honours degree

Essential Experience:
  • Experience of teaching to KS3 & GCSE Geography (AQA)
  • Evidence of good classroom practice
  • Good understanding of engaging teaching methods
  • Ability to engage, enthuse & motivate students
  • Understanding of the use of assessment for Planning

This post is suitable for a Newly Qualified Teacher or Experienced Teacher and operates full salary portability. You must be able to provide recent reference and hold or be willing to apply for an Enhanced DBS Certificate & register this online on the update service.

To apply, please send an up to date copy of your CV directly to myself at . Alternatively, for a confidential chat, please call me on .

  • All applications are subject to an Enhanced DBS Disclosure, professional reference checks, Overseas Police Clearances (if applicable) in line with our stringent safeguarding policy
  • Your CV must cover the last 10 years of employment history where possible and all employment breaks must be explained
  • You must have legal right to work in the UK
  • You must be willing to attend a registration interview

Veritas Education work with a variety of schools covering a wide geographical area. We deal with teaching placements at Primary, Secondary and college level as well as support staff positions also within these.


'Nothing within the above advert was in any way designed or intended to discriminate on the grounds of age, gender, race, colour, religion, disability or sexual orientation. Veritas Education is an Equal opportunities employer and is proud in the knowledge that all placements are made on merit and suitability. We accept applications from all sections of the community.'

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