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Head of Science

Coombe Girls' School, New Malden, Surrey

Job details

Subject Science
Working pattern Full-time only
Salary Main pay range 3 to Upper pay range 3, £31,976 to £44,541

Job summary

MPS/UPS (Outer London) + TLR 1.4 - £13,654

Start Date: April 2020, or later for an exceptional candidate

The Head of Department is responsible for ensuring the smooth and efficient running of the Science Department, which consists of 13 teaching staff, on a day to day basis and have overall responsibility for Teaching and Learning and Achievement and Attainment within the Department.

The successful candidate must be able to teach Biology, Chemistry or Physics to KS5 level.

Essential educational requirements

Degree in a Science related subject

Essential qualifications

Qualified Teacher Status

Essential skills and experience

A minimum of 3 years’ teaching experience

Experience of effective learning and teaching across KS3, KS4 and KS5 Science with excellent subject knowledge and classroom management skills.

Experience of leading a team of teachers

Understanding of strategies to raise the quality of Science teaching

Ability to appraise, evaluate and advise colleagues on their work and outcomes

Ability to use data to judge effectiveness of teaching and improve learning

Experience of planning, implementing and assessment

Employee benefits

TLR Payment - £13,654

A guaranteed CPD plan which is tailored to individual requirements including financial support for ‘M’ Level study

Our ongoing professional training and development includes National Professional Qualifications in Leadership

Supportive and creative Senior Leadership Team with opportunities for collaboration across the Trust

An enthusiastic Staff Association offering opportunities for staff sport and socialising

More on how to apply

School overview

School type Academy
Education phase Secondary
School size 1375 pupils enrolled
Age range 11 to 18
Ofsted report View Ofsted report
School website Coombe Girls' School website (opens in a new window)
Contact email vacancies@coombegirlsschool.com

About Coombe Girls' School

School location

Clarence Avenue, New Malden, Surrey, KT3 3TU

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