Head of Science

King Edward VI School, Lichfield, Staffordshire, WS14 9EE

This job expired on 20 May 2022 – see similar jobs

  • Expected start date

    1 September 2022

  • Application deadline

    20 May 2022 at 8:00am

  • Date listed

    11 May 2022

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Head of Science job summary

Following the promotion of our current Head of Science, we have a rare and exciting opportunity for a highly motivated, committed and enthusiastic leader to take on the Head of Science role at King Edward VI School. The successful candidate will lead a large team of specialist practitioners and dedicated technicians with access to excellent facilities and the opportunity to work with enthusiastic and committed students.

We are looking for an exceptional practitioner with significant experience in subject leadership. The successful candidate will have a pro-active, innovative approach and excellent communication skills. The Head of Science has a strategic role in shaping the development of the department and maximising achievement. Applications are welcome from candidates who are able to teach Biology, Chemistry or Physics to A-level.

Additional allowances

TLR 1.2 £10,201

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About King Edward VI School

School type
Local authority maintained school, ages 11 to 18
Education phase
View all Secondaryjobs
School size
1505 pupils enrolled
Age range
11 to 18
Contact phone number
01543 255714

King Edward VI School is a popular 11-18 comprehensive school rated Good by OfSTED in 2017 with recognition of outstanding practice and a highly positive ethos. The school is well-regarded within the community and has a reputation for high quality teaching. Lichfield is a small, vibrant cathedral city which is easily accessible from the surrounding areas.

This school is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people/vulnerable adults and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.

This position is subject to a criminal records check from the Disclosure & Barring Service (Formerly CRB) which will require you to disclose all criminal convictions.

Arranging a visit to King Edward VI School

We warmly welcome potential applicants to visit our school. Visits are available on Thursday 19 May at 4.30pm. Please email office@keslichfield.org.uk if you would like to arrange a visit to meet with one of our Deputy Headteachers.

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