Head of Science
Colchester County High School for Girls, Colchester, Essex
|Subjects||Science, Physics, Chemistry|
|Working pattern||Full-time only|
|Salary||Main pay range 1 to Upper pay range 3, £24,373 to £40,490|
We have a unique opportunity to appoint a dynamic and innovative Head of Science to lead Science throughout the school at Key Stages 3, 4 and 5. The ability to teach Physics or Chemistry at A Level is desirable.
Essential educational requirements
A first degree in a subject relevant to the teaching post.
A DfE recognised teaching qualification.
A commitment to the continuing professional development of all members of the Department.
A commitment to further professional development.
Essential skills and experience
Have an excellent record of successful teaching.
Outstanding planning, assessment, marking and record-keeping.
Be proactive in raising standards, initiating and maintaining innovative curriculum design and delivery.
Understand and respond to all current educational initiatives which apply to the subject.
Excellent communication, problem-solving skills, subject knowledge and ICT skills.
Be dedicated to the success of the students, department and pastoral teams, the school and themselves.
Ability to work effectively under pressure and as part of a team.
Commitment to extra-curricular activities and to the school's involvement in the wider community, including supporting 11+ testing day.
Have enthusiasm, energy, resilience and vision.
TLR 1 (£8,069)More on how to apply
|School size||1031 pupils enrolled|
|Age range||11 to 18|
|Ofsted report||View Ofsted report|
|School website||Colchester County High School for Girls website (opens in a new window)|
About Colchester County High School for Girls
Norman Way, Colchester, Essex, CO3 3US