James King

James has been teaching Geography for 8 years, following his completion of teacher training with Mid-Essex. Prior to teacher training, James worked as an offshore exploration Geologist across the globe in locations such as West Africa and Scandinavia and then as a Geo-environmental consultant in the UK. 

He is currently Head of Geography at Chelmer Valley High School and has mentored for both the Mid Essex ITT and Billericay SCITT as well as fulfilling a deputy Lead Subject Mentor Role.  James has held several roles during his teaching career including; Talented Co-ordinator for Humanities; Key-stage co-ordinator for Geography and whole school responsibilities such as leading Teaching & Learning work groups and researching Narrowing the Gap and Intervention strategies.

Mid Essex ITT