Deadline is tomorrow

  • Expected start date

    1 September 2021

  • Application deadline

    19 April 2021 at 12:00 pm

  • Date listed

    26 March 2021

Job details

Job role
Working pattern
Full-time only
Contract type
Leadership L7 - L11

Job summary

We are seeking applications from outstanding applicants with integrity, imagination and energy for this rewarding role as a Head of Science. The department is committed to driving progress and attainment to improve the life chances of every student. We need a leader who is passionate about their subject and keen to drive their department to provide young people with the best possible education whatever their background or ability. If you care about the success of all students and have the energy, enthusiasm and experience to make that success a reality, we would welcome your application.

You will be an excellent teacher with the ability to deliver in KS3, 4 and 5. You will also have the leadership experience and the ability to challenge individuals within your team whilst supporting them to achieve outstanding results. We are committed to delivering the best possible science curriculum and the Head of Department will be working strategically with Directors of Science, a network of outstanding Heads of Science and Senior Leaders across the Family of Schools.

You will be joining a highly innovative, inspirational and ambitious organisation, so we are seeking only outstanding candidates who can realise the highest possible quality of services to support our educational vision. Your strong leadership and ability to provide effective support to colleagues will enable the organisation to achieve the best possible outcomes for all of our students.

Supporting documents

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School overview

School type
Education phase
School size
1512 pupils enrolled
Age range
11 to 18
Ofsted report
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About Outwood Academy Portland

We believe that all teaching and support staff posts within our Family of Schools are key posts in terms of supporting student success and achievement across a broad range of subjects and experiences. As such we are keen to recruit dedicated and ambitious professionals who will add value to our Academy in both academic terms and through involvement in the fabric of learning and success beyond the classroom.

Outwood Grange Academies Trust offers:

The opportunity to work and progress across the Family of Schools, should you wish in the future;
The chance to apply for leadership roles in the Deeps structure taking on a whole school leadership project;
The support and expertise of our Directors of Science working across the Family of Schools;
A full and detailed programme of support and development for all;
A further comprehensive programme of professional development, including leadership, provided through the Outwood Institute of Education.

School location

Netherton Road, Worksop, Nottinghamshire, S80 2SF

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