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  • Job start date

    1 September 2023

  • Closing date

    8 February 2023 at 9am

  • Date listed

    23 January 2023

Job details

Key stage

Key stage 3, Key stage 4

Working pattern

Contract type


Pay scale


Additional allowances

Plus TLR 1b

What skills and experience we're looking for

We are seeking to appoint a passionate and committed Subject Leader of Science, this is an excellent opportunity for an ambitious and inspirational leader or aspiring leader to join our rapidly improving school.

The successful candidates must have:

  • Experience of teaching KS3 & KS4 Science within a secondary school, delivering outstanding results.
  • A calm, understanding and friendly personality with a passion for developing student engagement and educational progress.
  • The ability to manage behaviour and help students focus on any given task, encouraging students to interact with others and engage in a range of learning activities.
  • A professional, dedicated and resilient approach.
  • Commitment and dependability within the workplace with ability to use your own initiative.
  • The ability to establish good relationships with students, acting as a role model and responding to individual needs.
  • The ability to help plan, deliver and assess outstanding learning opportunities for all.
  • The capability to develop others and improve the quality of provision within the Science Department.

What the school offers its staff

We have:

  • A positive and caring ethos and working atmosphere.
  • Friendly children, eager to learn and achieve.
  • A committed, enthusiastic and supportive staff team.
  • Excellent support from the Governing Body, the staff and parents.
  • Opportunities for career development.

We are part of a dynamic and supportive MAT, the Vision Academy Learning Trust, which was established in 2016 and currently consists of three secondary schools, of which one is a teaching school, and five primary schools.

Applying for the job

If you're interested in teaching or training to teach in England as an international citizen, we can help you understand your next steps.

Please download the application form using the link below, and once completed send to vacancies@valt.org.uk

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About Laurence Jackson School

School type
Academy, ages 11 to 16
Education phase
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School size
1220 pupils enrolled
Age range
11 to 16

Arranging a visit to Laurence Jackson School

To arrange a visit and increase the chance of a successful application email ollerenshawh@laurencejackson.org.

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