Raising Standards Lead - Science

Earl Mortimer College and Sixth Form Centre, Leominster, Herefordshire


Job details

Subject Science
Working pattern Full-time only
Salary Main pay range 3 to Upper pay range 3, £28,133 to £40,490

Job summary

Start Date 20th April, 2019 or earlier if possible.

We are looking for an outstanding teacher with the ability to lead the Faculty's approach to raising standards across all year groups with a focus on GCSE.

As well as being an excellent classroom practitioner, the role will include:
• Identifying and implementing strategies to ensure all students make at least expected progress in Science.
• Working closely with the school's Raising Standards Leader to implement PiXL strategies to ensure Year 11 students achieve their potential.
• Co-ordinate the Triple Science offer.
• Ensure schemes of work are fit for purpose and enable all students to achieve their best possible outcomes.

As a member of the Science Faculty you will benefit from access to 8 Science laboratories and a fully resourced preparation room – all equipped to A-Level standard with the most up-to-date facilities and one laboratory dedicated solely to burning experiments.

Essential educational requirements

Degree in relevant subject(s)
PGCSE or equivalent

Essential qualifications

Enhanced DBS certificate, vetting disclosure & barring service checks.

Essential skills and experience

You will be an inspirational practitioner with great curriculum knowledge across the Science spectrum.
You will have a passionate belief in the ability of all to succeed, have high personal standards and set the highest expectations of students.

Employee benefits

TLR 2.1 - £2,796

School overview

School type LA Maintained School
Education phase Secondary
School size 522 pupils enrolled
Age range 11 to 18
Ofsted report View Ofsted report
Website Earl Mortimer College and Sixth Form Centre website (opens in a new window)
Contact email recruitment@emc.hereford.sch.uk

About Earl Mortimer College and Sixth Form Centre

Earl Mortimer College & Sixth Form Centre is a thriving and dynamic College placing the education of our students, in all aspects, at the heart of its drive for excellence. In November 2013 and October 2017 our Ofsted report judged us Good in every single aspect.

At our truly comprehensive College, we have 558 students on roll including our post-16 provision. Our students come from a large rural catchment area, however, the College itself is the most modern, ’state of the art’ and attractive learning environment.

School location

South Street, Leominster, Herefordshire, HR6 8JJ