Teacher of Geography - Kingdown School

Reference Number: KD28

As a forward-looking and innovative school we are seeking to appoint a highly skilled Teacher of Geography to join our friendly and successful team from September.


This is an outstanding opportunity for an NQT or experienced teacher to join our highly successful Humanities Department.  QTS status is essential. An ability to teach across the full age and ability range up to A Level is desirable.

Kingdown School is ranked in the top 10 secondary schools in Wiltshire situated in Warminster in the heart of beautiful rural Wiltshire with excellent links to Salisbury, Bath, Bristol and the South-West. Kingdown School is an academy under the Acorn Education Trust providing exciting opportunities to improve local education and draw on the collective experience of a Trust.

The Geography Department is housed together in one block and comprises a suite of teaching rooms, along with a departmental staffroom. We have developed our own detailed schemes of work across all key stages, and utilise a range of resources including textbooks, reference books and electronic materials.


For the successful candidate we can offer:

  • enthusiastic, friendly and hardworking students with excellent attitudes to learning;
  • a caring and supportive community environment;
  • a commitment to health and wellbeing of staff;
  • a commitment to professional development;
  • the opportunity to work effectively with other schools as part of a multi-academy trust.

For more information and to apply:

Please visit the TES website at  www.tes.com/jobs/employer/kingdown-school-1010902 , and, send a letter of application to Miss Rebecca Krzyzosiak, PA to Headteacher, Kingdown School, Woodcock Road, WARMINSTER, Wiltshire BA12 9DR. Tel: 01985 224264 - E-mail: rak@kingdown.wilts.sch.uk

Kingdown School, as part of the Acorn Education Trust, is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. If successful in obtaining this post you will be subject to a Disclosure from the Disclosure and Barring Service and health screening.



Salary: MPS/UPS (£23,720 - £39,406)

Closing date for applications: 29 April 2019, 1.00pm

Interview Date: 3 May 2019