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  • Start date details

    September 2024

  • Closing date

    4 July 2024 at 9am

  • Date listed

    6 June 2024

Job details

Job role

  • Head of department or curriculum
  • Assistant headteacher

Visa sponsorship

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Key stage

Key stage 3, Key stage 4, Key stage 5



Working pattern

Full time

Contract type


Pay scale

Leadership Scale L9-L11 (£58,611-£61,677 per annum)

What skills and experience we're looking for

Excellent subject knowledge in Science. Good ICT skills and their application to the teaching of Science. To be organized and able to maintain accurate records. To be able to think and plan strategically and manage the classroom. To be aware of educational developments in and around the subject. To have the ability to reflect on your own practice

What the school offers its staff

At Bexhill Academy, we strive to create equal opportunities for all our students, ensuring that they have access to the best resources and support to thrive academically and personally. Our inclusive approach celebrates diversity, fostering an environment where students from all backgrounds can learn from one another and develop essential life skills such as empathy, tolerance, and respect. We provide a variety of academic pathways and personalized support systems, tailoring our educational approach to meet the unique needs and aspirations of each student. By nurturing their individual strengths and talents, we equip our students with the skills and knowledge needed to succeed in an ever-changing world.

Further details about the role

This is a really exciting opportunity for a candidate to expand on their current career as Head of Science or indeed an aspirational ambitious Deputy Head of Science.

The successful candidate will require exceptional interpersonal skills and high emotional intelligence, alongside an ability to set a vision, confidently nurture, and develop staff so that children are inspired to love Science. You will lead a large, experienced team of well-qualified staff who believe in working collaboratively and creatively to provide innovative lessons that challenge and excite our students.

Additionally, you will have responsibility for one other whole school area. This will be discussed and negotiated at interview based on your individual strengths and aspirations. This is a real chance to shine and take your career to new heights.

In return, we can offer an environment where you will gain whole school experience and learn much on your career journey.

Commitment to safeguarding

The Academy is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. The successful candidate will be subject to an Enhanced DBS check.

Applying for the job

If you're interested in teaching or training to teach in England as an international citizen, we can help you understand your next steps.

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About Bexhill High Academy

School type
Academy, ages 11 to 16
Education phase
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School size
1519 pupils enrolled
Age range
11 to 16

Secondary Academy

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