Islamia Girls School
Published
July 2, 2024
Location
129 Salusbury Road, London, United Kingdom
Category
Teacher  
Job Type

Description

Job overview

Dear Prospective Candidate,

We are delighted that you have taken an interest in our History and Geography Teacher vacancy at Islamia Girls School and Brondesbury College, London. It is important that our applicants are briefed on the school’s distinct ethos and values as well as the opportunities, advantages and challenges that will arise. We understand that these factors matter significantly to perform both professionally and personally. We recommend you read the school’s website and look at the history of our performance. As Islamia Girls School and Brondesbury College, London are both independent schools, they have a sense that you are a home away from home, and many of our staff have been part of the team for several years. We are fortunate to have a dedicated team that is committed to helping students achieve their full academic potential whilst at the same time cultivating integrity and good moral character. Staff development is actively encouraged through on-going professional training and the quality of teaching is regularly monitored to ensure that high standards are maintained.

The successful candidate will be based in both the girl’s school and the boy’s school. Both schools are in the London borough of Brent.

You will be teaching years 7-9 and will be encouraged to deliver extracurricular activities. Enthusiasm in the subject, overall teaching expertise and professionalism are vital so as to inspire the students’ thirst for learning. It is essential that the school’s Islamic ethos is kept in mind to ensure maintenance of the positive teaching and learning environment, all of which is guided by the ethical and moral teachings of the faith.

Qualifications:

• Graduate or Equivalent

• QTS

• Experience teaching KS3

Knowledge Understanding and Skills:

• Enthusiasm and extensive knowledge of subject

• Curriculum planning and management for your subject

• Student progress monitoring and assessment

• Evidence of outstanding professional results

• Evidence of exemplary teaching

• Confident performer in the classroom

• Classroom management and IT skills

• The ability to inspire and be a role model to pupils

• Organisation skills and sophisticated written skills

• Knowledge of a range of approaches to cater for different learner needs and ensure that all pupils are challenged and engaged.

Personal Attributes:

• Self-motivated with an ability to use own initiative

• Effective interpersonal and social skills

• Self-reflective and willing to scrutinise own practice

• Full commitment to safeguarding children and young people

• Excellent attendance

• Sensitive and approachable demeanour

• Pro-active ‘can do’ attitude

• Full commitment to support and promote the School’s Islamic ethos

Islamia Schools Ltd is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff to share this commitment. An Enhanced DBS check and satisfactory pre-employment checks will be required for this post. This post is exempt from the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act.

How to Apply:

Please apply via TES: https://www.tes.com/jobs/vacancy/history-and-geography-teacher-ks3-4-days-per-week-brent-2074257