• Expected start date

    1 September 2021

  • Application deadline

    7 May 2021 at 9:00am

  • Date listed

    22 April 2021

Job details

Job role
Teacher
Subject
Science
Working pattern
Full-time only
Contract type
Permanent
Salary
LP 1 - 5 (£42,402 - £46,795)

Job summary

The Governors are keen to appoint a Lead Practitioner in Science. This is an exciting opportunity for an outstanding teacher to be able to take the lead on teaching and learning initiatives and develop high quality pedagogy using evidenced based research. Science is a successful faculty with highly dedicated staff and motivated students. The successful candidate should be an exemplar of teaching skills, leading the improvement of teaching and learning, planning and resourcing, as well as taking a leadership role in developing, implementing and evaluating policies that contribute to whole school improvement. The successful candidate will also lead on coaching and CPD programs for all staff, working collaboratively across the King Edward VI MAT and support ITT and ECT teachers with their induction. Completion of, or a willingness to complete the Lead Practitioners Accreditation is required.

Supporting documents

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School overview

School type
Academy
Education phase
Secondary
School size
957 pupils enrolled
Age range
11 to 18
Ofsted report
View Ofsted report
Contact email
recruitment@hwga.org.uk
Contact phone number
01215548122

About King Edward VI Handsworth Wood Girls' Academy

King Edward VI Handsworth Wood Girls’ Academy is proud to serve the community of Handsworth and North West Birmingham. We are a non-selective, comprehensive, thriving, diverse and academically successful school for girls aged 11-18. Our Academy is part of the King Edward VI Academy Trust and we are committed to delivering our shared values and resolutely believe that education can:

• Raise aspirations to transform the lives of young people and to enhance the well-being of individuals and the community.
• Give young people the chance to live rich, fulfilled lives and to contribute to society.
• Provide more than the teaching of knowledge and skills.
• Develop curiosity and independence of mind.
• Create a love of learning, which will foster creativity, imagination and the capacity to communicate.
• Provide the chance to participate in sport, music, drama, outdoor pursuits and involvement in the wider community.
• Build character and relationships, along with a sense of morality, care and respect for others.
Regardless of their background or starting points, we expect all our students will achieve the highest academic standards. We also believe if we equip our students with the universal values of scholarship, character and community it will serve them well at university, in training, the workplace and their lives.
We are committed to the value of a broad and balanced curriculum, which is flexible and responsive to the needs of our students and well-matched to their aspirations.

School location

Church Lane, Birmingham, West Midlands, B20 2HL

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