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  • Earliest start date

    20 February 2023

  • Latest start date

    17 April 2023

  • Closing date

    30 January 2023 at 9am

  • Date listed

    11 January 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: 32.5 hours

Contract type

Maternity or parental leave cover - 1 year

Full-time equivalent salary

£28,000 - £43,685

Additional allowances

TLR 2b £5,191

What skills and experience we're looking for

We are seeking to appoint a dynamic and inspirational Deputy Head of Science who is well qualified and enthusiastic about teaching and learning. The successful candidate will be forward thinking with a focus on developing exciting and engaging learning experiences.

We are looking for a person who has:

  • A belief in the ability of all students to achieve

  • A desire to see continuous school improvement

  • A passion for raising student achievement

  • A potential to teach at all key stages

  • A commitment to teamwork and a sense of fun

What the school offers its staff

In return you will:

  • Receive access to a comprehensive induction and ongoing programme of continuing professional development

  • Have regular line management meetings

  • Have opportunities to further develop your skills and expertise

  • Work in an environment that prioritise student and staff health and well-being

  • Have access to free car parking on site

  • Have access to free onsite Gym and discounted Sports facilities

Commitment to safeguarding

We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expect all staff and volunteers to share in this commitment. All staff appointments are subject to pre-employment vetting checks which include an audit of social media presence and an enhanced DBS check. Sir William Ramsay School is an equal opportunities employer.

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About Sir William Ramsay School

School type
Academy, ages 11 to 18
Education phase
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School size
1037 pupils enrolled
Age range
11 to 18
Email address
Phone number
01494 815211

Our vision is quite simply to empower everyone to achieve.

We believe in being respectful, ambitious, reliable and resilient at all times.

Sir William Ramsay School is a dynamic learning community which promotes individual and collaborative success for all. We aim to raise students above the ordinary by developing and delivering lifelong learning which transforms lives. Clarity, consistency and rigour are central to our plans to ensure that all students enjoy learning and make good progress.

For further information, please visit our website at www.swr.school

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