Graduate Teacher Vacancy in Geography

Wickersley School and Sports College

A high performing 11 – 18 specialist school for Maths and computing.

“An outstanding school” – ofsted 2013

Headteacher – Elaine Renavent

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Graduate Teacher Vacancy in Geography – 32 ½ HOURS


Salary:  Band E (Point 18 – 21) – (Pro-rata £13,599 – £15,156)

(Post to commence September 2017)


Closing Date: Noon on Monday 22nd May 2017

We are offering graduates the opportunity for a fully funded, salaried, alternative route to qualified teacher status that takes place over a minimum of 1 year.  The programme will introduce you to teaching in the classroom, learning the ‘tools of the trade’ and observing outstanding practitioners.  The job will be based at Wickersley School and Sports College and will consist of:

  • Teaching a number of lessons and learning the tools of the trade.
  • Specialist Mentor sessions and training on teacher pedagogy.
  • Gaining an understanding of the different job roles in education such as Teaching Assistant, Classroom Supervisor and specialist SEN roles.


Wickersley School and Sports College is one of just 5 Teaching Schools in Yorkshire and was judged by Ofsted as ”outstanding” in all categories in September 2013; our outcomes now put us in the top 5% of all secondary schools nationwide.


Application forms and further details are available by requesting a pack by e-mail to or by telephone on 01709 542147.  You may also download this information from our website at  Completed application forms should be returned to Sue Weinrich (PA to the Headteacher).


In line with our commitment to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of our students, the appointment will be subject to an enhanced criminal record check and satisfactory references.