Manor CE Academy
Manor CE Academy
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Vale of York Academy
Poppleton Ousebank Primary
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Burton Green Primary
Manor CE Academy
Manor CE Academy
Barlby High School
Vale of York Academy
Poppleton Ousebank Primary
Forest of Galtres Primary
Burton Green Primary


Teacher of Geography (part-time, fixed term)

Teacher of Geography (Fixed-term - Maternity cover)

Vacancy: Teacher of Geography
Salary: Main pay scale
Contract Type: Fixed Term (Maternity Cover) 01/09/2020 – 31/01/2021, 0.6 FTE
Start Date: 1 September, 2020

We seek to appoint a well-qualified, enthusiastic and energetic Teacher of Geography to join our hard-working and successful department at Manor CE Academy. The ideal candidate will be focused on high-quality teaching in Geography at Key Stages 3 and 4 and have a passion for working with young people. The successful candidate will be:

  • able to inspire and motivate pupils
  • able to work collaboratively with the department and wider school staff
  • committed to raising standards of learning for all
  • focused on improving teaching and learning
  • a creative and innovative thinker
  • a team player with excellent interpersonal and communication skills
  • keen to engage in his or her own continuous professional development

The Geography Department

There are two other full-time teachers in the Geography department: a Subject Lead and a Head of Year.

We currently have three Geography classrooms equipped with whiteboards and projectors. All pupils across the Academy have iPads and access to an electronic version of the new OUP GCSE textbook.

Key Stage 3 runs throughout Years 7 and 8. We cover a wide range of human and physical Geography topics, designed to support the new GCSE specification.

For Key Stage 4 we cover the new AQA specification from Years 9-11. All pupils are required to take Geography or History at GCSE. Each year we undertake three field trips: a Maybeck river study and a York urban transect as compulsory day trips, and an optional residential trip to Italy.

Examination Results Summary: (2019) 29.7% 9-7, 61.9% 9-5, 76.3% 9-4

For an informal discussion, please contact either:

Ms Grace Hetmanski, Head of Geography E:


Mr Henry Walton, Head of Humanities E:

Manor CE Academy is one of five secondary schools in the expanding Hope Learning Trust Family, which makes this an excellent opportunity for an individual to join the team and to work in a small, close-knit community, with extensive avenues for professional development across the Trust as a whole.

Closing date: 14 June, 2020

Interviews will be held: TBC

To view the Teacher of Geography job pack including person specification and job description, please click here

Click here to read a welcome from Simon Barber, Principal at Manor CE Academy 

To download an Application Form, click here

To view the Professional Development opportunities within Hope Learning Trust, click here

To view the Hope Ex Offender policy statement, click here

The school is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. The successful candidate will be subject to an enhanced DBS check, medical clearance and satisfactory references.