This job expired on 1 May 2024

  • Job start date

    2 September 2024

  • Closing date

    1 May 2024 at 9am

  • Date listed

    20 March 2024

Job details

Job role

  • Head of department or curriculum

Visa sponsorship

Visas cannot be sponsored

Key stage

Key stage 2

Working pattern

Full time: 32.5 hours weekly

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Pay scale


Additional allowances


What skills and experience we're looking for

The Governors of St Bernadette’s Catholic Primary School wish to appoint an experienced teacher to lead Science across Key Stage 2. The job will involve working closely with the head teacher, senior leadership team, staff, parents, and governors to help strengthen and further develop the teaching, learning and pupil outcomes and engagement in science across the school. The role is class-based and is expected to start in September 2024 (year group to be negotiated).

We are looking for a Science Leader who is:

  • an excellent primary practitioner, committed to raising achievement for all
  • passionate about teaching and learning of Science and has a strong subject knowledge
  • able to model and develop high quality teaching
  • able to use assessment effectively to raise standards
  • able to effectively work as part of a team
  • committed to making a difference for our children and our community
  • supportive of the Catholic faith.

What the school offers its staff

In return, we can offer:

  • a successful and friendly team of staff
  • dedicated leadership time
  • children who love to learn within a broad and rich curriculum
  • teachers, teaching assistants and governors who are passionate about teaching and learning
  • support with your own professional development
  • opportunities to progress and develop teaching and leadership skills within our school.

We would love to invite you to visit our school to meet our happy pupils and dedicated staff. Have a look on our website or Twitter page to see a sample of what St. Bernadette’s has to offer you.



Further details about the role

Visits can be arranged by contacting the school office or by emailing the email address listed. Application forms are available from the school office/website or via the eteach website. Please ensure that all applications are completed on the CES application form.

Commitment to safeguarding

St Bernadette’s is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff to share this commitment. An enhanced DBS check is required for all successful applicants. Successful applicant(s) will need to provide evidence of their Identity and Right to Work in the UK. An online search will be carried out as part of due diligence on all short-listed candidates.

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About St Bernadette's Catholic Primary School

School type
Local authority maintained school, Roman Catholic, ages 4 to 11
Education phase
View all Primaryjobs
School size
634 pupils enrolled
Age range
4 to 11
Phone number

A three-form entry Catholic primary school in Yardley, Birmingham.

Arranging a visit to St Bernadette's Catholic Primary School

To arrange a visit and increase the chance of a successful application email applications@stberns.bham.sch.uk.

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