Geography Maternity Leave

Required from January 2019

Temporary for two terms to cover maternity leave

The Governors are seeking to appoint a well-qualified, highly motivated teacher to join an outstanding Geography department in our thriving Catholic school community in the heart of the beautiful Ribble Valley.

St Augustine’s is a mixed, 11-16, oversubscribed comprehensive school with 1048 pupils on roll. We have a strong academic profile and in 2013 we were judged by OFSTED to be “Outstanding” in all areas of school life. Our Section 48 report from 2014 describes us as an “outstanding Catholic school.”

We are looking for a person who will embrace the ethos of our community and build on our strengths.

The successful applicant will have:

* A passion for Geography and the ability to share this with young people

* Qualified Teacher Status with the ability to teach up to GCSE Level

* Excellent organisational and inter-personal skills

* The ability to motivate pupils and achieve excellent results

* The capacity to work collaboratively as part of a team

* A commitment to our vision of Catholic education with faith at the centre of school life

About Geography Department

The School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and to equality of opportunity. Enhanced safeguarding checks will be required.

Applications (see below) should be returned to the Headteacher by Wednesday 3rd October 2018.

For further information and application forms please visit our website or contact Mrs Cath Gill, PA to the Headteacher, on 01254 823362.

 

School Information

St Augustine’s is a mixed, 11-16, oversubscribed comprehensive school with 1050 pupils on roll. We have a strong academic profile and in 2013 we were judged by OFSTED to be “Outstanding” in all areas of school life. Our Section 48 report from 2014 describes us as an “outstanding Catholic school.”

You will find this a welcoming school with committed pupils, parents, teachers, support staff and governors. We would like you to join us and help improve our school to provide our pupils with an excellent education and to prepare them for the significant changes in society and the best possible opportunities in life.

St Augustine’s is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.  Any successful candidate will be required to undertake an Enhanced Disclosure by the Disclosure and Barring Service.

 

Application Forms

Application forms - external link

Recruitment Monitoring Form
Rehabilitation of Offenders
Notes to Applicants 
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