EXPIRED

Head of Faculty Science

St Paul's Catholic School, a Voluntary Academy, Leicester, Leicestershire, LE5 6HN

This job expired on 3 October 2022 – see similar jobs

  • Expected start date

    3 January 2023

  • Application deadline

    3 October 2022 at 9am

  • Date listed

    5 September 2022

Job details

Key stage

Key stage 4

Working pattern

Contract type

Permanent

Pay scale

MPS1-UPS

Additional allowances

TLR £12,114

Head of Faculty Science job summary

Head of Faculty Science

Employer:             St Thomas Aquinas Catholic Multi Academy Trust

Location:               St Paul’s Catholic School, Evington, Leicester

Grade:                    MPS/UPS + TLR1 (£12,114)

Contract Type:   Full time

Contract Term:  Permanent

Start Date:          3 January 2023

Closing Date:     Monday 3 October 2022, at 9am

St Paul’s is seeking a dynamic and forward-thinking Head of Science to lead our excellent team from January 2023. The successful candidate will oversee the running of the Science Faculty and be responsible for leading the strategic development of the faculty.

St Paul’s is a thriving and successful 11-18 Catholic School, with 1140 students from a variety of backgrounds and faiths. It was judged good at its last inspection with Sixth form being outstanding. St Paul’s is ambitious for its students and staff and the school has continued to improve in all areas since the 2018 inspection. Ofsted described the school as “inclusive and caring” and students as “polite, caring and helpful.”

We can offer the successful candidate:

  • The opportunity to be part of a warm inclusive community
  • A respectful and ethical working environment with a supportive culture
  • A belief and commitment to work life balance for all staff
  • A strong centralised behaviour system with an embedded culture of respect and hard work, allowing teachers to teach effectively, free from low-level disruption.
  • A robust approach to assessment, which is not reliant on ineffective burdensome marking.
  • The opportunity to teach across key stages 3,4 and 5
  • Membership of the Medicash health care scheme
  • Employer pension contributions of over 20%
  • Nationally agreed terms and conditions for pay
  • Access to our Electric Car Scheme
  • Career enhancement and development opportunities which include:
  • Funded NCE courses at all levels
  • Professional development via the Leicestershire and Rutland Teaching School Hub

To be our ideal candidate you will:

  • be excited and ready to lead your own faculty
  • be an outstanding practitioner with a proven record of successful outcomes
  • have the vision and leadership skills to grow and develop a science department
  • be up-to-date with the latest research on effective teaching in Science
  • have experience of teaching at KS4 and preferably KS5
  • be ambitious and collaborative with a willingness to lead within the CMAT

Application Process

To apply for this post please complete the application via the Trust Vacancies pagehttps://www.aquinas-cmat.org/vacancies/ by the closing date of9.00am 3rdOctober 2022.

The interview process will include opportunities to see the school, but should you wish to visit prior to application please contact Helen Oliver, PA to the Principalholiver@st-pauls.leicester.sch.uk

St Thomas Aquinas Catholic Multi Academy Trust is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. This post is subject to satisfactory references, which will be requested, prior to interview, an enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) check, medical check, evidence of qualifications plus verification of the right to work in the UK. We value equality and diversity and welcome applications from all sectors of the community including those of all faiths, the Catholic faith and those without a faith who are supportive of the school’s Catholic character and Christian ethos.

The Trust will endeavour to make any necessary reasonable adjustments to the job and the working environment to enable access to employment opportunities for disabled job applicants or continued employment for any employee who develops a disabling condition.

This job post has expired.

Supporting documents

If you need these documents in an accessible format, please contact the school.

About St Paul's Catholic School, a Voluntary Academy

School type
Academy, Roman Catholic, ages 11 to 18
Education phase
View all Secondaryjobs
School size
1143 pupils enrolled
Age range
11 to 18
Contact email
hr@aquinas-cmat.org

At St Paul’s Catholic School you will find us to be a warm inclusive community where we are inspired and motivated by the words of the prophet Micah and the words of our school prayer; “Act justly, love tenderly and walk humbly with your God.”

We are one of 22 schools who all belong to the St Thomas Aquinas Catholic Multi Academy Trust. We are bound together by the Trust mission to “prepare all our young people for a wholesome, fulfilling and active life in the future making a valuable contribution to society.” We are committed to the education of the whole person and look to foster each student’s gifts and talents whatever they may be.

This website contains both essential information which I hope will prove useful to you as one of our parents or someone wanting to know more about us and our school. The website should also give you a snap shot into our busy, vibrant community which is a wonderful place to work and study.

School location

Similar jobs nearby

STEM Coordinator

Landau Forte Academy, Amington

Woodland Road, Tamworth, Staffordshire, B77 4FF

Get a job alert when similar jobs are listed

Find more school jobs in Leicester and Leicestershire and Rutland