Director of Science Notley High School and Braintree Sixth Form, Braintree, Essex

Job description

We are seeking to appoint a Director of Science to take responsibility for the teaching and learning in our Science Faculty. Physics, Chemistry and Biology are very strong subjects in the school and are in high demand at A-Level within the Sixth Form.

PURPOSE OF POST
• Provide strategic leadership for Science, driving forward and ensuring the highest possible standards of student achievement, attainment and personal development
• Take a lead role in creating opportunities and developing cross-curricular work to inspire our students and contribute to whole-school literacy.

KEY AREAS
1. Strategic Direction and Development of Science at all Key Stages
2. Teaching and Learning in Science
3. Leading and Managing Staff
4. Student Progress and Standards of Attainment within Science
5. The Efficient and Effective Deployment of Staff and Resources
6. Other Specific Duties

Essential educational requirements

Degree in relevant subject

Essential qualifications

QTS
Degree in Relevant Subject

Essential skills and experience

Leading and Managing Staff
Managing Student Progress and Standards of Achievement
The Efficient and Effective Deployment of Staff and Resources
Support and Promote outstanding Teaching and Learning

Employee benefits

Notley High School & Braintree Sixth Form is a school that believes that providing the best educational experience for students requires us to give our staff the time and resources to make a difference. Allocated time for a standard scale teacher is therefore usually about 80% (40 out of 50 lessons per fortnight). Great emphasis is placed on supporting teachers at all phases in their career to develop through bespoke CPD. If you would like to work in an environment where students are polite, pleasant and keen to learn, and want to be part of our journey to outstanding then we would be delighted to receive your application.


About Notley High School and Braintree Sixth Form

Notley High School and Braintree Sixth Form is part of the North Essex Multi-Academy Trust which currently consists of one primary school and two secondary schools all recently judged "Good" by Ofsted: Notley High School and Braintree Sixth Form, The Ramsey Academy, Halstead and Richard de Clare Primary School, Halstead.

Address
Notley Road, Braintree, Essex, CM7 1WY
Phase
Secondary
Type
Academy
Website
Notley High School and Braintree Sixth Form website (opens in a new window)