Head of Geography
Required to commence September 2021
Salary: MPS/UPS TLR 2(ii) £5,104
The Governors are looking to appoint a well-qualified and talented individual to lead our successful Geography Department.
The successful applicant will be required to teach across the ability range up to and including A Level.
Candidates for this post should be able to demonstrate:
• ability and success in the teaching of Geography up to and including ‘A’ level standard
• a commitment to developing his/her leadership and management skills
• innovative but effective approaches to teaching Geography across the age and ability range
• the ability to lead initiatives across the department
Treorchy Comprehensive School is embarking on an exciting chapter and is a ‘6th Form Centre of excellence’ for the Upper Rhondda valley. Some brand new state of the art accommodation has been built and further refurbishment is taking place, increasing the number of classrooms in the school and enhancing the existing high quality teaching and learning environment.
The School is situated at the head of the Rhondda Valley within easy access of the Brecon Beacons National Park, 40 minutes travelling distance from Swansea and 40 minutes from Cardiff and the South Wales coast. Treorchy is a successful and popular school, which boasts an excellent academic record on behalf of all its students. The school has a strong ethos built on a culture of respect and the impact of its pastoral care on outcomes was recognized as being sector leading by Estyn.
For further information regarding the role and the department and to download the application form please click on the apply now button below.
Completed application forms should be returned to Treorchy Comprehensive School via email.
Closing date for applications: 12 noon on Monday 15th March 2021
Treorchy Comprehensive School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.We particularly welcome applications from under represented groups including ethnicity, gender, transgender, age, disability, sexual orientation or religion.