Full Time Teacher of Science Nunnery Wood High School, Worcester, Worcestershire

Job description

Starting September 2020

Nunnery Wood High School requires an enthusiastic and inspiring teacher of Science to join our successful and exciting school. The Science Department is looking for a well-qualified teacher to teach Science within a strong department.
Nunnery Wood High School is oversubscribed and enjoys an excellent reputation in the region. Our recent Ofsted described both results and student behaviour as excellent. Our intake is broad, from the academically gifted to students requiring nurturing in numeracy and literacy. We are ambitious for them all and share a deep conviction that they should all reach their potential with us.

The Science Department is developing rapidly and outcomes at GCSE this year were excellent. This is a fantastic opportunity for dedicated and driven professionals to join our team. An excellent knowledge and understanding of the subject is essential. You must possess the skills and determination to make a significant difference to the lives of our students. The ability to teach Key Stage 4 Chemistry or Physics would be desirable. Applications are invited from both newly qualified and experienced professionals.

Application forms and further information are available from the vacancies section of the school website.

Closing date for applications: 3rd February 2020, noon
Interview date: To be confirmed, but before February half term.

All applications must be made on the NWHS application form – CV’s will not be considered.

The successful applicants will be required to undertake an Enhanced Disclosure via the DBS.

Essential educational requirements

The person appointed to the post will:

1. hold an appropriate degree level qualification in science based subjects and a recognised secondary age range teaching qualification.

2. be able to teach science to Key Stages 3 and 4, including GCSE.

Essential qualifications

Please see the Science Teacher person specification

Essential skills and experience

Please see the Science Teacher person specification

About Nunnery Wood High School

Welcome to Nunnery Wood High School. Nunnery Wood High School is an academy in Worcester, Worcestershire, England. It is a co-educational school and a Science Collage with about 1350 students on roll aged from 11 to 16. In 1983 following a restructuring of schools in Worcestershire the Nunnery Wood Secondary School was renamed Nunnery Wood High School. The school campus is located on the edge of Worcester, surrounded by some 15 acres (61,000 m2) of gardens and playing fields which it shares with the adjacent Sixth Form College. The school benefits from refurbished or purpose built extensions including facilities for Science, English, Music, Art & Design, Languages and ICT. The school’s sports centre has an all-weather outdoor pitch and athletics track.

Spetchley Road, Worcester, Worcestershire, WR5 2LT
Nunnery Wood High School website (opens in a new window)