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Person Specification for a

Teacher of Geography and Humanities at Flint High School



Education and training

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PGCE or equivalent First or second class degree in a Humanities subject

Degree in Geography or equivalent


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Relevant classroom practice or experience Must be able to teach 11-16 as well as the full ability range

Experience of teaching Geography either as a teacher or trainee


Excellent subject knowledge: Geography

Good subject knowledge of other Humanities’ subjects


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Good communication skills Excellent classroom management skills Good ICT skills inc interactive whiteboard

Knowledge and use of VLE

Energy, enthusiasm and creativity Ability to adapt quickly Well-organised Ability to manage time and workload effectively Ability to work as part of a team Commitment to inclusion

Leadership potential

Willingness to be involved in extra-curricular activities

Personal qualities

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Experience of contributing to extracurricular activities

Panel interview comments

Geography person spec