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  • Job start date

    1 January 2024

  • Closing date

    27 September 2023 at 9am

  • Date listed

    11 September 2023

Job details

Job role

  • Head of year or phase
  • Head of department or curriculum

Visa sponsorship

Visas cannot be sponsored

Key stage

Key stage 3, Key stage 4, Key stage 5



Working pattern

Full time: Full time

Contract type


Pay scale


Additional allowances

TLR 1c
A recruitment & retention allowance may also be available for the right candidate

What skills and experience we're looking for

  • Recent and relevant experience of teaching science at secondary level up to 16.
  • Experience of curriculum leadership either as a CL, Deputy CL, key-stage co-ordinator, or Head of Subject
  • Demonstrable success in current role
  • Ability to inspire, motivate and challenge students
  • Ability to plan and teach well-structured lessons which achieve outcomes which are at least good and are often outstanding
  • Ability to meet targets for the students in your assigned classes
  • Ability to lead a team of teaching colleagues in your department to prepare, resource and teach their subject
  • Ability to communicate effectively with students, parents/carers and colleagues, showing respect for others and professionalism at all times
  • Ability to lead and adapt teaching to respond to the strengths and needs of all students

What the school offers its staff

We can offer you an environment where student behaviour is excellent, prior attainment levels are amongst the highest in the North-East, and our students and staff are a pleasure to work with. With over 20 new teachers, including many ECTs, appointed over the last three years, we have quickly become a vibrant and exciting school in which to develop your career.

Commitment to safeguarding

Framwellgate School Durham is committed to the safeguarding of children and young people. An enhanced disclosure from the DBS and barred list check will be required for this post.

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About Framwellgate School Durham

School type
Academy, ages 11 to 18
Education phase
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School size
1318 pupils enrolled
Age range
11 to 18

Framwellgate School Durham is an 11-18 non-selective secondary school and Single Academy Trust. The school roll has increased by 35% over the last five years, and we now have more than 1300 students who attend the school.

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