Head of House / Teacher of Science

Carlton Academy, Nottingham, Nottinghamshire


Job details

Subjects Biology, Chemistry, Physics
Working pattern Full-time only
Salary £24,372 to £40,490

Job summary

Head of House/Teacher of Science
Required from September 2020
TLR 2a

We are looking for a well-qualified and enthusiastic teacher with the ambition to be an outstanding pastoral leader. This post will involve leading a House having responsibility for the pastoral care, guidance and support of students. You will lead a team of dedicated tutors in raising achievement and engagement and establishing House identity.

The post would suit an experienced teacher of Science who is looking for a significant responsibility in a pastoral role and will involve teaching Science to at least GCSE with an opportunity for A Level teaching if suitable.

The Carlton Academy is part of the Redhill Academy Trust. The academy is also a member of Redhill Teaching School Alliance and as such there are excellent CPD opportunities and the chance to work alongside other high performing schools in the region. The Carlton Academy became an academy, sponsored by The Redhill Academy Trust, in 2011.

For a discussion about the role, please contact Mrs Watson, Assistant Head on the academy telephone number or by email to l.watson@theacademycarlton.org

An application form can be downloaded from our academy’s website or by contacting Mrs S Wall, PA to the Headteacher at s.wall@theacademycarlton.org

Successful candidates will be subject to an enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service check.

Closing date for applications: Midday on Monday 30 March 2020
Interview date: w/c 20 April 2020

Essential educational requirements

Degree level qualification (subject specific)

Essential qualifications


Essential skills and experience

Able to teach full range of ability 11-16
Able to create an excellent climate for learning within teaching area
Able to use a range of strategies to promote learning
Able to manage and encourage good behaviour
Able to develop positive and meaningful relationships with students
A commitment to extra-curricular activities
Able to make appropriate use of ICT for learning
Understanding of how to use data to inform planning and improve students’ performance
Understanding of a range of assessment for learning approaches, including grades where appropriate
Able to communicate with students, parents and carers about pupil’s progress

School overview

School type Academy
Education phase Secondary
School size 994 pupils enrolled
Age range 11 to 18
Ofsted report View Ofsted report
Website Carlton Academy website (opens in a new window)
Contact email s.wall@theacademycarlton.org

School location

Coningswath Road, Nottingham, Nottinghamshire, NG4 3SH