We are seeking to appoint a well-qualified,
effective and enthusiastic specialist in Science to join us at this highly
successful, heavily over-subscribed school which is firmly established as one
of the highest performing secondary schools in the region (and in the top 10%
of schools nationally). We gained ‘Good’
in our 2018 Ofsted inspection and as
part of the Local Authority’s quality assurance strategy, we have gained
Category 1 status, which is the highest category of school performance, for
four years running.
- To lead Chemistry within the Science department, ensuring high standards
of teaching and learning, a good environment for learning and the well-being of
staff and students.
- To work with the Core Subject Leader to lead the planning and delivering
the subject development plan focusing on a specified subject.
- To ensure that Science outcomes show very good progress towards
aspirational academy targets.
- To contribute towards and coordinate provision for enhancing the wider
curriculum experience in Science.
- To deputise for the Core Subject Leader of Science in their absence,
taking on the leadership and management of Science.
We invite applications from
excellent classroom practitioners who can motivate, engage and inspire our
students and work collaboratively with colleagues.
In return, we offer an incredibly positive
working environment, passionately believing that our human resources are our
most important and valuable resources. Therefore, our staff wellbeing strategy
is at the heart of our ongoing improvement work, meaning that middle and senior
leaders are committed to ensuring that all staff are happy, cared for, listened
to and professionally equipped to fulfil their role to the highest possible
standard. Furthermore, opportunities for career progression regularly arise,
with the Academy having an excellent record of training and developing our own
teachers and leaders from within.
The development of our staff is core to our
well-being strategy and central in ensuring that we are able to deliver our
mission. We will offer you:
standards and high expectations whilst ensuring workload is balanced
development opportunities to develop both pedagogy and leadership
and supportive staff body
compliant and polite students
non-contact time to allow for further lesson planning and preparation
visible and supportive Senior Leadership Team
collective team of staff working under our mission to improve the Academy
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