City of Portsmouth College has been formed by the merger of Portsmouth College and Highbury College and was formally constituted on 1 August 2021.
The newly formed College will give students of all ages even greater flexibility with their programmes and access to dedicated subject facilities at the different campus locations. The joint organisation will also expand a uniquely flexible curriculum offer within the city of Portsmouth, comprising A Levels, vocational diplomas, apprenticeships and higher education qualifications.
Over the coming academic year, Portsmouth College and Highbury College will retain their individual identities and will be unveiling the new City of Portsmouth College brand in September 2022. Candidates wishing to apply for vacancies should continue to do so via the relevant college website.
An exciting opportunity has arisen for Teacher of Geography
Job Title: Teacher of Geography
Hours: 14 hours per week, 52 weeks per year
Location: Tangier Road
Salary: £10,407.85 - £15,970.52 (FTE £26,019.62 - £39,926.31
Do you have a passion for Geography?
Do you have the enthusiasm, drive and ability to make a difference to students learning journey?
Does your current role lack a challenge?
Do you have the drive and desire to research and introduce new learning avenues?
Do you want to work for a college with over 50 years teaching and learning experience within a friendly and professional team of specialist experts?
We are looking for an innovative and creative teacher of Geography to contribute to the Humanities area. This area currently offers a range of A levels including Law, History, Politics, Religious Studies, Classical Civilisation and Geography and a BTEC in Applied Law. The successful candidate should show the ability to engage with students and staff to produce a successful and dynamic classroom environment. An enthusiasm for effectively and imaginatively teaching and assessing is an essential priority and you must be willing to actively use hand-held technology to help facilitate student learning both inside and outside the classroom.
You will need to be able to transfer your passion for the geography to a group of learners to national standards enabling them to achieve their A Level qualification. Set work, assess and grade submissions in line with awarding body criteria and requirements. Own your course and look for opportunities to develop the learning experience and introduce additional learning interventions.
What we can offer you:
City of Portsmouth College also offers extensive support to new staff including:
So if you think you have the technical skills, experience and passion? Then come and join a ‘Amazing College with Amazing Staff’ and drive your career forward ‘The City of Portsmouth College Way’
For further information on this role, please download the Job Description.
Don’t miss out on this great opportunity - The deadline for this vacancy is 01/12/2021
Please note that if sufficient applications are received, we reserve the right to close the vacancy early therefore you are advised to apply early.
Only applicants through our website will be accepted. To apply for the role please complete our application form. CV’s will not be accepted!
Due to the high volume of applications we receive, only applicants being actively considered for this job opening will be contacted for further discussions. We encourage you to visit our web site https://www.highbury.ac.uk/about/jobs/ regularly for new job openings.
We strive for equality throughout the College and welcome applications from all individuals regardless of gender, disability, age, ethnicity, sexual orientation or faith. We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and vulnerable adults. The successful applicant will be required to undertake an enhanced Disclosure & Barring Service check.
City of Portsmouth College is an Equal Opportunities employer and the interview and selection process will reflect this.
If you have any further questions, please do not hesitate to contact the Human Resources department at [email protected]