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  • Expected start date

    1 September 2021

  • Application deadline

    19 April 2021 at 9:00 am

  • Date listed

    8 April 2021

Job details

Job role
Leadership
Subjects
Biology, Chemistry, Physics
Working pattern
Full-time only
Contract type
Permanent
Salary
L3 - 7

Job summary

This is a fantastic opportunity for a well-qualified, driven professional, who is an excellent practitioner in Science to join our large science department.
We are looking for an individual with a proven track record in leadership to provide teaching and learning coaching to a team of 20 teachers, assisting the Director of Science in supporting the team in reaching their full teaching potential.
We seek a teacher who has the following qualities:
• An excellent classroom practitioner
• A supportive member of the team
• Excellent subject knowledge
• Well organised and motivated to support students of all abilities and needs
• Ability to teach across all three science subjects at KS3
• Ability to teach subject specialism at KS4 & KS5

Supporting documents

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School overview

School type
Local authority maintained school
Education phase
Secondary
School size
1882 pupils enrolled
Age range
11 to 18
Ofsted report
View Ofsted report
Contact phone number
01202662015

About Poole High School

Poole High School is an 11-19 comprehensive school serving families throughout the historic town of Poole. As the largest school in this selective catchment, we pride ourselves on the fact that all students thrive in this caring and collaborative environment.

Our students are well motivated and co-operative, and the team spirit in this large school is second to none. In 2019, Poole High School achieved a Progress 8 score of +0.48 putting us well ‘above average’ for progress nationally.

We have high expectations of our staff, and we value them highly. Our school systems ensure you can focus on teaching high quality lessons in a sustainable manner – dealing with poor behaviour centrally, and limiting the amount ‘data’ we expect teaching staff to deal with.

The school has delightful landscaped grounds and is very well resourced, being located at the heart of the town with excellent access by road and public transport. The quality of life in Poole is good and there is easy access to diverse range of cultural and scenic attractions.

What we offer:

Students who are well motivated and co-operative
Well managed behaviour systems
Same-day detentions for poor behaviour and poor attitudes toward learning – leaving you free to teach high quality lessons.
A school feedback policy that focuses around whole-class feedback helping to limit onerous marking.
No formally graded lesson observations and an emphasis on ‘coaching’
Collaborative planning with shared units of work and resources
A centrally managed set of extensive ICT facilities running Windows 10 on good hardware and all the expected software. Easy requests for any specialist software to be installed
If you are looking to teach within a highly professional and supportive comprehensive environment and would welcome the opportunity to work with us to enable all our students to reach their full potential, then we would like to hear from you.

We provide an excellent mentor and support network for NQT’s & RQT’s.

School location

Wimborne Road, Poole, Dorset, BH15 2BW

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