Hours of work: 32.5 Hours
Working pattern: Full-time
Closing date: Friday 6 October 2023
For more information and to apply for the above post, please contact:
The Turning School
Please note, we do not accept CVs.
This post is covered by the Childcare Disqualification Regulations 2018.
The school will need to ensure that they are not knowingly employing a person who is disqualified under the 2018 Regulations in connection with relevant childcare provision. Accordingly, the successful candidate will be required to demonstrate to the school, by completing a self-declaration form as part of the pre-employment checks process, that they have not been disqualified under the 2018 Regulations.
If the preferred candidate is found to be disqualified under the 2018 Regulations, the offer of employment will be subject to the application by the preferred candidate to Ofsted for a waiver and the receipt of a waiver from Ofsted.
About the role
- School: The Turing School
- Salary: MPS/UPS
- 32.5 hours per week.
- January 2024 start
The Turing School is a dynamic, forward-thinking school dedicated to fostering a relentless focus on high achievement, providing outstanding learning experiences that result in excellent academic and social-emotional outcomes for our students.
We strive to develop students that embody our core values of aspiration, respect, diversity and innovation.
Job Description: Teacher of Geography
We are looking for a vibrant and innovative teacher of Geography to:
- Deliver and implement an effective, evidence-informed curriculum.
- Foster a learning environment that motivates and enthuses students.
- Contribute to raising student achievement in Geography.
- Work collaboratively with members of the Geography department.
The Ideal Candidate
Our new Geography Teacher will:
- Possess a high-quality degree in a related subject area.
- Have a genuine passion for the subject and the ability to ignite this in students.
- Set and maintain high expectations and aspirations for all students.
- Be devoted to our vision that places student well-being and excellent progress at the heart of all we do.
Benefits of Careers at The Turing School
Our staff enjoy:
- Supportive Working Conditions: Experience a work environment optimised for teacher effectiveness and efficiency.
- Innovative, Research-Engaged School: Contribute to pioneering educational research in an innovative environment.
- Career Growth: Benefit from personalised career development and promotion opportunities across the Swale Academies Trust.
- Supportive Leadership: Receive unwavering support from a friendly, evidence-informed leadership team.
- Collaborative Culture: Engage regularly with colleagues fostering a strong sense of community.
- Professional Development: Participate in a nationally recognised, evidence-informed learning & development programme with a flexible approach to professional learning.
- Staff Well-being: Enjoy dedicated weeks without meetings, an annual wellbeing day, a staff wellbeing lounge, and excellent facilities.
Full details of the requirements of the post can be found in the accompanying recruitment pack. Details are also available to download from our website www.theturingschool.org.uk
If you are interested in this post, please contact Gemma Sorrell-Fleet, Office Manager for an informal discussion. firstname.lastname@example.org and 01323 465700
Completed application forms should be sent to Gemma Sorrell-Fleet, Office Manager, email@example.com or by post to The Turing School, Larkspur Dr, Eastbourne BN23 8EJ. Please note, we cannot accept CVs.
If you experience any difficulty in completing the application form, please contact firstname.lastname@example.org or 01795 426091 (option 2)
In accordance with current GDPR compliance we will not keep any details / application forms on file once the position is filled.
Interview Date: w/c 9th October 2023
Swale Academies Trust is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. This post is exempt from ROA and will require an enhanced DBS disclosure.
Work Permits: we may be able to obtain a Work Permit for this post but this is subject to meeting the requirements of the UK Border Agency’s Points-based Immigration System.
Due to the restrictions we cannot guarantee that individuals that meet the requirements of the Points-based Immigration System will be issued with clearance to obtain work permits.
The Academy is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. All staff will be expected to hold or be willing to obtain an enhanced DBS check or Enhanced check for Regulated Activity with the Disclosure & Barring Services (previously the Criminal Records Bureau).
For further information about what is required in this process please go to www.gov.uk/disclosure-barring-service-check.
All school based staff have the responsibility for promoting the safeguarding and welfare of children. All school staff should be aware of the school’s Child Protection and Safeguarding Policy and work in accordance with this document at all times.