Temporary

Teacher of Geography (maternity cover)

Closing Date: November 27, 2020

Suitable for NQT: No

 Teacher of Geography (maternity cover) 

Salary: Pay Bands 1-3 (£25,714 – £41,604) 

Contract up to 12 months (or earlier if terminated on return of the postholder) 

Required from April 2021 

We are seeking to appoint an outstanding Teacher of Geography who is an aspiring experienced teacher with evidence of excellent outcomes. You will have the ability to inspire students to ensure ever better progress for all. Experience of delivering high standards of teaching and learning in this subject area is essential, and we desire a forward thinking individual who has the determination and passion to promote geography across the school. As an Outstanding Academy, we want the successful candidate to help continue to drive student progress and achievement in geography. 

Equitas Academies Trust was formed in September 2012 and incorporates Aston Manor Academy (Secondary) and Chilwell Croft Academy (Primary). Both Academies are happy, exciting and inspiring learning environments for their children who are from a vibrant mix of cultures. The staff and Trustees have a great sense of pride in their schools and care passionately about the pupils they serve. We are consistently in the top 15% of schools nationally for achievement. 

Aston Manor Academy serves a culturally diverse and economically disadvantaged catchment area yet year on year produces excellent results for its very deserving student’s. We firmly believe that one of the key hallmarks of Aston Manor Academy is the positive, friendly and supportive ethos which enables all of our students to make progress, both academically and in their personal development. In our last Ofsted inspection (June 2017) we were judged to be Outstanding in all areas. In addition, our Sixth Form is rated best for progress in Birmingham! 

As an employer, Equitas Academies Trust offers: 

  • A supportive and nurturing working environment 
  • A commitment to CPD opportunities 
  • Employee wellbeing benefits including access to a bus pass scheme and a cycle to work scheme 
  • Employer contributions to Local Government Pensions Scheme (support staff) or Teacher Pensions Scheme (teaching staff) 
  • Pay progression centred around a robust performance management process 
  • An inclusive and caring ethos. 

The Trust is committed to safeguarding and promoting the safety and welfare of all our children and expects staff to share this commitment. 

The successful candidate should have a commitment to the Trust and community ethos. For further details and to download an application form, the Job Description / Person Specification, visit the school website www.astonmanoracademy.com/vacancies. Please submit your completed application form to: jobs@equitasacademiestrust.com. 

Closing date: 27th November 2020 – 12 midday 

Interviews week commencing: 30th November 2020