Vacancy: Deputy head of Geography

Deputy Head of Geography

Deputy Head of Geography

Required to start May or September 2024

Salary: MPS or UPS (Fringe pay scale)

(£31,350 to £47,839) Plus TLR 2c £3213

An exciting leadership and management opportunity exists for keen, enthusiastic, and passionate teachers with a strong desire to form an integral part of the Geography Team at the school.  There will be a wide variety of opportunities to access high quality CPD to be effectively supported and developed in this role, under the guidance of an outstanding experienced Subject Leader.

The Deputy Head of Geography post will focus primarily on supporting the Head of Department, KS3 academic monitoring, including tracking and supporting disadvantaged students, developing fieldwork, and ensuring that the KS3 curriculum is accessible to all.

Winston offers you: -

  • Highly successful and supportive department
  • Opportunities to teach the Grammar and Enigma streams
  • Dedicated suite of rooms all equipped with interactive Smartboards
  • New facilities including a Library, Planetarium and Performance Space
  • Excellent training and leadership development programmes

Ofsted 2023 quote:  ‘This is an inclusive school, with high expectations for pupils’ conduct and  achievement.

Further information and an application form

Applications must be posted or emailed to the Headteacher Mrs Z Johnson-Walker on

Applicants should also include a statement of application outlining their suitability for the post in relation to the job description and person specification, with two sides of A4 as a maximum.

Closing date: Friday 26th January 2024

Interview date: TBS   (this school reserves the right to interview promptly should a suitable candidate apply)

This school is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to demonstrably share this commitment. 

This post is exempt from the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act (ROA) 1974. Shortlisted applicants will be required to supply details of any unspent convictions and conditional cautions and any spent convictions and adult cautions that are not protected (i.e. that are not filtered out) as defined by the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974 (Exceptions) Order 1975 (as amended).

If you are appointed you will be required to undertake an Enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) check

The Winston Churchill School Child Protection Policy can be found here