3 days remaining to apply

  • Closing date

    24 March 2023 at 11:59pm

  • Date listed

    9 March 2023

Job details

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Contract type


Full-time equivalent salary

£47,707 - £53,157

Lead Practitioner Science job summary

Lead Practitioner of Science

Start date: 1st September 2023

Hours: 37.5 per week

Salary: £47,707 - £53,157

Contract: Full-time, permanent.

Conditions: United Learning Trust Contract

Why join our Academy:

The Albion Academy is an exciting, busy and vibrant community and our mission is to ensure that every student leaves us to go on to a happy and fulfilling adult life, in a career of their choosing.

Students here work hard and are pushed to exceed their own expectations of themselves, and our staff are dedicated to making sure every young person in our Academy has every opportunity we can give them.

All our staff have access to United Learning’s comprehensive programme of Continuous Professional Development and there are many opportunities for career progression. As part of a cluster of United Learning schools in Salford, you will also benefit from working closely with colleagues at other schools in order share best practice and collaborate on joint projects.

About the role

We are looking for an outstanding Lead Practitioner of Science with a proven track record of success and raising student outcomes. This role will drive whole school initiatives, linked to Teaching and Learning, Pedagogy and assessment. You will have the ability to deliver quality teaching that drives achievement and inspires a love of learning.

The successful candidate will be: 

  • highly motivated and enthusiastic
  • Passionate about learning and has a strong subject knowledge.
  • dedicated to setting high standards and expectations in student outcomes, behaviour, attendance and appearance, and to celebrate success and achievements
  • A committed team player, you will have excellent organisational skills.
  • The ability to motivate both students and peers.
  • act as a role model to students so professionalism and confidentiality will be your key attributes.

We can offer you: 

  • access to an Employee Assistance Programme. 
  • over 250 employee exclusive benefits through our partners, Perkbox, including access to discounted cinema tickets, holidays and gym memberships, car leasing and Cycle2work schemes 
  • access to the Local Government Pension Scheme. 
  • occupational sick pay, protecting you and your family 
  • continuous Professional Development options, that will be tailored to your needs 
  • competitive maternity, paternity and adoption benefits

The Academy is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. The successful applicant will, in accordance with statutory guidance, be subject to a comprehensive pre-employment checking process including references from current and previous employers, health, right to work in the UK, an enhanced DBS check and a further check against the appropriate barred list.

If you want to find out more, please visit our website: www.albionacademy.org

Please note we cannot except CV’s.

Closing date: 24th March 2023

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About The Albion Academy

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

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