This job expired on 28 September 2023

  • Job start date

    1 January 2024

  • Closing date

    28 September 2023 at 11:59pm

  • Date listed

    30 August 2023

Job details

Visa sponsorship

No, visa sponsorship not available

Key stage

Key stage 2


Key Stage 2

Contract type


Full-time equivalent salary


Head of Chemistry job summary

Job Title: Head of Chemistry 

Location: Corby Business Academy 

Salary: MPS / UPS  

Weeks per year: 39 weeks  

Closing Date: 28/09/2023

 We are inviting applications from both experienced and early careers teachers. Part time applications are welcome. 


About Corby Business Academy;  

Corby Business Academy is a school committed to providing the very best for the community it serves. We have already undergone significant change in recent years under new leadership and our goals for further development remain ambitious. We work relentlessly in providing a high quality broad and balanced curriculum with stimulating learning experiences for all our students. This is underpinned by our strong sense of common purpose which has been noticed recently by our OFSTED "Good" rating.

We are seeking to appoint an enthusiastic, inspirational, and motivated Head of Chemistrywith a passion for their subject and the ability to enthuse and engage students. This is an exciting opportunity for a committed and motivated professional and would be suitable for someone who wants to make a valued and important contribution to our community. We are inviting applications from both experienced and early careers teachers. Part time applications are welcome. 


What we can offer you 

· Daily allowance for breakfast and lunch.  

· A modern building with fantastic facilities and resources.  

· A supportive and friendly community of staff and students.  

· A full induction programme.  

· Access to BWT Teaching School Alliance training programmes.  




About Brooke Weston Trust  


Our Trust was formed more than 25 years ago with a simple and clear mission – to transform educational performance in all of our communities. Working in some of the most challenging contexts, we improve our students’ achievements by making long term commitments to the community and championing new approaches to improve the life chances for young people. 

Our members of staff are essential to realising this vision, and a happy, motivated and supported team will deliver the best possible experiences for our young people. 


We place great emphasis on creating a supportive and collaborative working environment in all our schools, where all staff can share best practice through our colleague networks. Brooke Weston staff get access to first class professional development through our Ambition Hub, which is also home to the Northamptonshire Teaching School. 

To find out more about working for our Trust and the benefits available to staff please check out the BWT Join Us Guide.    


How to Apply   


If you think you can contribute in this role and to our organisation we welcome your application!  

Further details about the Academy, the above position and details of how to apply can be found on our website Corby Business Academy - Vacanciesor by telephoning 01536 303120 Applications may be submitted in writing addressed to the Principal or electronically to HR@Corbybusinessacademy.org 


Safer Recruitment  


Care and respect for others are the values that lie at the heart of our Trust. The Trust is an Equal Opportunities employer and is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of young people. It expects all staff to share this commitment. All posts require proof of identity and as the role is working with children and young people this will also be subject to an enhanced disclosures barring service check. In line with safer recruitment requirements, individuals shortlisted for a role in school will have online checks conducted on their name across social media platforms and google.  


A copy of the Trust Safeguarding and Child Protection Policy can be found here - Safeguarding and Child Protection 


The Trusts position on the recruitment of Ex-Offenders can be found under section 7 of the Trust SCR, Safer Recruitment and Staff Files Policy - Safer Recruitment and Staff Files Policy 


Closing date: 28/09/2023

Interview date: TBC 


The post is exempt from the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974 and the amendments to the Exceptions Order 1975, 2013 and 2020. 


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About Corby Business Academy

School type
Academy, ages 11 to 18
Education phase
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School size
1143 pupils enrolled
Age range
11 to 18

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