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Job Description

New Directions Education are currently recruiting on behalf of a Secondary School based in Wrexham for a Geography Teacher.

The school in question is a Welsh-medium comprehensive school for pupils aged between 11 and 18 years which is maintained by Wrexham local authority. It has approximately 780 pupils, including 143 students in the sixth form. The school serves pupils from the town’s Welsh-medium primary schools and also from villages and rural areas around Wrexham.

The ideal candidate will need experience of teaching Geography to a variety of key stages. The ideal candidate would have the ability to teach the subject to A Level standard, but this isn’t essential, but you would require a strong background.

As the position is on a long-term basis, the successful candidate would be required to plan and prepare relevant resources whilst providing support to the pupils.

You will work closely with other members of the department in order to ensure pupils are receiving the highest standard of education and on-going support.

Additional Information

New Directions Education recruits for vacancies for geography teachers who are looking to teach key stage 3 (KS3), key stage 4 (KS4) and possibly key stage 5 (KS5). Experienced teachers as well as newly qualified teachers (NQTs) are welcome to apply for these posts.

In specialising in physical or urban geography your enthusiasm for the subject may help to underline its importance on the school curriculum, teaching important topics such as climate change and taking students on valued fieldwork trips.

The Role of a Supply Geography Teacher:

  • Teach all areas of the school curriculum or your subject specialism;
  • Organise the classroom and learning resources to create a positive teaching environment;
  • Plan, prepare and teach lessons that cater for all student ability ranges;
  • Motivate pupils with enthusiastic, imaginative presentation;
  • Maintain discipline;
  • Meet requirements for the assessment and recording of pupils' development;
  • Coordinate activities and resources within a specific area of the curriculum, supporting colleagues in the delivery of this specialist area;
  • Staying up to date with changes and developments in the structure of the curriculum;
  • Take part in school events and activities which may take place at weekends or in the evening;
  • Liaise with colleagues and working flexibly, particularly within smaller schools;

What can you expect from New Directions Education?

  • A dedicated account manager;
  • Regular and varied teaching supply work;
  • Competitive pay rates;
  • Potential long-term teaching roles;
  • Fully compliant with the Agency Workers Regulation (AWR);
  • Network of branches across the UK;
  • Preferred supplier to 19 boroughs across the UK;
  • Recommend-a-friend scheme;
  • Respected reputation throughout the education and recruitment industry;

Please contact New Directions Education for more information on this job vacancy, on 01978 884290, or use our form below to enquire about this job vacancy.

Last modified: 21st November 2018

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