Head of Humanities/Head of Geography

The Sandon School is an over-subscribed 11-18 mixed comprehensive of 1280 students with an excellent repuation in the local area.  We have superb facilities and view ourselves as an innovative teaching and learning community.  The schoo lis situated close to the A12 on the east side of Chelmsford within easy reach of Chelmsford, Colchester, Southend and Brentwood and has good public transport links.

We require from September 2023 a creative, inspirational and innovative teacher to undertake the responsibility of Curriculum Team Leader of Humanities and Head of Geography.  The Humanities department has excellent facilities and is a strong and supportive team that achieves consistently good results.  Applications are invited from someone who is keen to take a strategic role in raising achievements in teaching and learning and inspiring children to participate and achieve within Humanities. 

We are a Good school (Ofsted March 2018) and we offer:

  • Excellent access to ICT facilities
  • A friendly and supportive staff
  • A commitment to continuous professional development

We are seeking:

  • An excellent and innovative classroom practitioner
  • Excellent administrative and organisation skills
  • A confident and competent user of ICT systems

We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children.  Appointments will be subject to satisfacory references and enhanced DBS checks.

Further information can be found in this information pack or from the school’s website.  If you have any additional queries, or you would like to arrange a visit or request an application form, please contact Mrs Hampton by phone on 01245 241141 or by email jhm@sandon.essex.sch.uk

Closing date: midday on Monday, 17 April 2023

We reserve the right to close this vacancy early and encourage candidates to complete and return applications as soon as possible


Title Date  
Application form September 2022 03rd Sep 2022 Download
Head of Humanities September 2023 15th Mar 2023 Download
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