Abraham Moss Community School Geography Teacher

This position is Permanent, Full Time.

  • Location: Manchester
  • Salary: Main Scale £23,720-£35,008 per annum
  • Contract: Full Time Permanent
  • Applications Close: 25 March 2019 09:00
  • Start Date: 01/09/2019
  • NQTs Considered: Yes
www.abrahammoss.manchester.sch.uk

Job details

The Humanities Faculty covers 4 subject areas: Geography, History, RS & Citizenship. The Faculty is well resourced with access to excellent facilities. The quality of teaching and learning is high. There is strong distributed leadership and teamwork within the Faculty. Pupils make excellent progress at all levels. We teach the AQA specification for geography GCSE.

Abraham Moss is a school which achieves strong levels of progress at Key Stage 3 & 4. In 2017 and 2018 our Progress 8 score was well above the national average and we were placed in the top 5% of schools nationally.

We place a great focus on staff development, at all levels with an extensive programme of professional development which offers a whole range of opportunities for colleagues' development.

Abraham Moss is an inclusive school where children flourish. There is barrier-free provision for pupils with physical disabilities. EAL teaching is a strength. Our ethos attracts pupils and staff who are committed to a multi-ethnic 3 -16 Community School where there are good relationships, good teaching and many opportunities.

The ideal candidate will:

  • Be an outstanding and passionate teacher;
  • Have a proven track record;
  • Be a committed team player;
  • Have the ability to engage and inspire pupils; and
  • Be committed to inclusion and to ensuring that no child is left behind.

Abraham Moss is a very interesting all-through school located in and alongside the Abraham Moss Centre. It attracts a committed and stimulating intake of pupils from a socially and culturally diverse area. There is a superb range of highly motivated teaching and associate staff, all committed to high levels of achievement and participation in learning. Development of language across the school is key.

Safeguarding information

We are fully committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, younger learners and vulnerable adults and we expect all staff and volunteers to share the same commitment. The above post will be subject to enhanced DBS checks, satisfactory references and will be exempt from the provisions of the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974.

How to apply - information for applicants

If you are interested in this vacancy please email your completed application form to: n.taker@abrahammoss.manchester.sch.uk or post to: Ms N Taker, Abraham Moss Community School, Crescent Road, Crumpsall, Manchester, M8 5UF.

CVs are not accepted as part of the selection process 

Please ensure you read the guidance notes which are there to help you complete your application letter and application form. Please address your letter for the attention of Mrs L Wilson, Associate Headteacher, this should be based on the person specification.  

Please contact Noeline Taker on 0161-219-6617 for further details and an application pack 
or email n.taker@abrahammoss.manchester.sch.uk. Packs are also available at www.abrahammoss.manchester.sch.uk

Interviews date to be confirmed.

This post is also subject to satisfactory references, proof of right to work in the UK in accordance with the Asylum and Immigration Act 1996 and other pre-employment checks where applicable. 

We are an Equal Opportunities Employer and we positively welcome applications from all candidates regardless of age, disability, gender reassignment, marriage and civil partnership, pregnancy and maternity, race, religion or belief, sex and sexual orientation. 

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Closing Date: 25 March 2019 09:00

Please quote vacancy reference - MCC352/4271-168S