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  • Job start date

    1 September 2023

  • Closing date

    23 June 2023 at 9am

  • Date listed

    10 May 2023

Job details

Job role

  • Head of year or phase
  • Head of department or curriculum

Visa sponsorship

Visas cannot be sponsored

Key stage

Key stage 3, Key stage 4

Subject

Science

Working pattern

Full time: 32.5 hours

Contract type

Permanent

Pay scale

MPS/UPS

Additional allowances

TLR 2b + One off R&R allowance

What skills and experience we're looking for

Washington Academy is fully committed to each individual in our academy, recognising their uniqueness and individual potential. We have high expectations of all students. Are you passionate about Science and determined to make a real difference? We are looking to appoint an inspirational, dynamic and enthusiastic Lead Practitioner of Science to join us.

You will need to:

  • Be ambitious in your determination to ensure all our learners achieve and develop their full potential
  • Be inspirational in the classroom
  • Be able to provide engaging and creative learning experiences for all pupils
  • Be able to develop independent enquiry in pupils
  • Be committed to assisting pupils in overcoming barriers to learning
  • Have high expectations and a commitment to the wider school

If you feel you share our values, have the vision and drive for excellence and want to be part of an enthusiastic, dedicated and well-resourced team, committed to ensuring that students fulfil their potential, then we would like to hear from you.

The successful candidate will present the best possible example of professional standards to colleagues.

What the school offers its staff

Washington Academy offers excellent learning experiences to all its students through a very diverse curriculum which caters for the needs of all. The academyopened new state of the art buildings in 2009 and endeavours to ensure all our young people enjoy their lessons in an inspiring learning environment.

Students, parents, staff and governors are proud of recent achievements here and, as well as helping students achieve the results they need to follow chosen career paths, has a huge and varied programme of activities and extra-curricular opportunities on offer.

Washington Academy is fully committed to each individual in our academy, recognising their uniqueness and individual potential. We have high expectations of all students in terms of behaviour and commitment to learning and of our parents in working with us as partners to support individual progress.

Our very strong links with partner primary schools ensures smooth transition from primary to secondary school, allowing a strategic approach to raising aspirations and generating further success.

WashingtonAcademy is a place where all members of its community feel welcome, safe and experience a sense of belonging. We believe that only where this exists can learning and personal development progress successfully. WashingtonAcademy is seeking to develop the whole person.

Further details about the role

To apply please download and complete the attached application form. Please note we do not accept CV’s. We ask that all completed application forms are sent to David Gilboy-Dodds at david.gilboydodds@consilium-at.com. Please ensure that within your application you provide the names, addresses, and contact details for two referees, one of whom should be your current or most recent employer.

The closing date for applications is Sunday 23rd June 2023.

Interviews will take place on a date to be confirmed.

Visits to the Academy are available upon request. Please contact david.gilboydodds@consilium-at.com to arrange.

Consilium Academies is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.Appointments are made subject to an Enhanced DBS Check, and where applicable, a prohibition from teaching check will be completed for all applicants.

The Trust is an equal opportunity employer. We celebrate diversity and are committed to creating an inclusive environment for all employees.

Commitment to safeguarding

Our organisation is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults. We expect all staff, volunteers and trustees to share this commitment.

Our recruitment process follows the keeping children safe in education guidance.

Offers of employment may be subject to the following checks (where relevant):
childcare disqualification
Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS)
medical
online and social media
prohibition from teaching
right to work
satisfactory references
suitability to work with children

You must tell us about any unspent conviction, cautions, reprimands or warnings under the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974 (Exceptions) Order 1975.

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About Washington Academy

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

Arranging a visit to Washington Academy

To arrange a visit and increase the chance of a successful application email david.gilboydodds@consilium-at.com.

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