Vacancy: Subject Leader Geography


Subject Leader : Geography TLR 2b

Required September 2017

Full Time Permanent

In Debden Park High School “leaders have successfully established a school where high aspirations and excellence are the norm, and where pupils and staff enjoy coming to work…. The buzz, enthusiasm and energy from staff at all levels is palpable”. Ofsted January 2017

Due to the expansion of our school, we are looking to appoint an exceptional professional who will join a highly successful, enthusiastic and talented team and work with us to inspire our students. The role will involve leading the delivery of Geography across Key stage 3- 5. Geography is a popular option subject both at Key Stage 4 & 5 and the results are consistently good.

Debden Park High School is a heavily oversubscribed Academy that constantly achieves outstanding outcomes for its students. Last year our Progress 8 score at GCSE was +0.44, making us the 7th most successful school for progress in Essex (based on P8.)

We have a creative and energetic Geography team who are well resourced and dedicated to developing the full potential of our students. The successful candidate will be someone who is visionary, innovative and committed to moving learning forward in an exciting and active way; someone who is prepared to go ‘beyond outstanding’.

We lead a family of schools as part of the Kemnal Academies Trust and as a national teaching school we provide exceptional career progression and bespoke CPD experiences for our staff.

For further information or an application pack or to make an appointment to visit the school please email djames@dphs-tkat.org or call 02084181202.

Closing Date: Monday 27th March 2016 and interviews will be held before Easter