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  • Job start date

    1 September 2024

  • Closing date

    30 May 2024 at 2:21pm

  • Date listed

    23 May 2024

Job details

Job role

  • 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 = 32.5 Hours Per Week

Contract type


Pay scale

Leadership 8 to 10

What skills and experience we're looking for

About the role:

We are seeking to appoint a passionate and highly motivated individual who will lead the Science Faculty. The appointed person will be supported by a Deputy Head of Science and will line manage the Head of Computing. The Science Department offers Triple and Combined Science at Key Stage 4.

The Academy is seeking to appoint:

  • An outstanding practitioner and leader who is ready for the next step to further develop their leadership skills with ambitions to progress to into Senior Leadership in the future.
  • The position is suitable for an experienced practitioner with proven track record to enthuse and guide a proactive faculty.
  • A dynamic and inspiring leader to work collaboratively with the Senior Leadership Team to enthuse students about Science and Computing and with the ability to work effectively as part of a team within the Academy to provide an outstanding educational experience for the students.
  • An individual who wishes to be innovative in the design and development of the Science and Computing curriculum and play a strategic role in the development of the Academy.
  • A leader committed to the importance of Science and Computing in transforming students' understanding and application of knowledge of different cultures and the world around them to raise their aspirations.
  • A leader committed to giving students extra-curricular opportunities.

Work Schedule:

Full Time, Permanent

How to Apply:  To apply for the role, please complete the application form and recruitment monitoring form demonstrating how your skills and experience match the criteria in the Job Description and Person Specification and return directly to The Ramsey Academy.

Application guidance notes are also available to assist you with completing your application.

Informal enquiries regarding the role can be made to the school office via email to office@ramseyacademy.com

What the school offers its staff

The Trust can offer:

Opportunity to complete relevant NPQ courses.

Commitment to safeguarding

This Trust is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. All successful applicants will be subject to an enhanced DBS check, medical clearance and satisfactory references. Bridge Academy Trust welcomes applications from those of all backgrounds, faiths and ethnic groups.

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About The Ramsey Academy, Halstead

School type
Academy, ages 11 to 16
Education phase
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School size
783 pupils enrolled
Age range
11 to 16
Phone number

The Ramsey Academy is a popular over-subscribed secondary school in the heart of the Halstead community.

Our focus is to ‘Achieve Excellence Together’. We work hard to support students in their educational journey and provide them with the skills and knowledge they need for their future.

The Ramsey Academy is part of the Bridge Academy Trust: a collegiate and collaborative Trust, where, first and foremost, each school is a place of (high quality) learning, where young people ENJOY, ENRICH & ACHIEVE. The core purpose is to provide high quality continuity of every child’s journey through education from 3 to 19, with a community and school-led school improvement approach and long-term sustainable strategy

Arranging a visit to The Ramsey Academy, Halstead

To arrange a visit and increase the chance of a successful application email csterland@ramseyacademy.com.

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