Deputy Head of Science

Parkwood E-Act Academy, Sheffield, South Yorkshire


Job details

Subjects Biology, Chemistry, Physics
Working pattern Full-time only
Salary Main pay range 1 to Main pay range 6, £23,720 to £35,971

Job summary

The post:
• is focused on teaching and learning
• requires the exercise of a teacher’s professional skills and judgment
• requires the teacher to lead and manage the team of the subject area
• has an impact on the educational progress of pupils other than the teacher’s assigned classes or groups of students
• involves leading, developing and fostering outstanding learning and teaching across the department

For a full job description of the role see the job description and person specification.

Essential educational requirements

• Educated to degree level
• 5 GCSE's A*-C or 9-4 Grade including Mathematics and English
• Willingness to undertake training

Essential qualifications

Qualified Teacher Status

Essential skills and experience

We are looking for candidates who have experience of:
•Leading the development of Maths, in line with the strategic development of the academy
• Supporting or promoting academy improvement
• Representing Maths at Curriculum and other meetings, as appropriate
• Facilitating the day to day management of the subject area, ensuring the effective deployment of staff and resources
• Ensuring the delivery of an appropriate, comprehensive and high quality curriculum, in line with all statutory requirements and in support of the academy improvement agenda
• Implementing strategies for raising and maximising attainment within the subject area
• Responsibility for for pupil performance and behaviour within the subject area, supporting other staff in the pursuit of excellence and the promotion of academy curriculum and behaviour policies

Please see the job description and person specification for further information.

Employee benefits

TLR 2b

More on how to apply

School overview

School type Academy
Education phase Secondary
School size 860 pupils enrolled
Age range 11 to 16
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School website Parkwood E-Act Academy website (opens in a new window)
Contact email

About Parkwood E-Act Academy

Parkwood E-ACT Academy, a forward-thinking, ambitious 11-16 secondary academy in Sheffield. We support and challenge our students to achieve their full potential both in and out of the classroom.

School location

Longley Avenue West, Sheffield, South Yorkshire, S5 8UL