Science/IT Teacher Sir Bernard Lovell Academy, Bristol

Job description

Required from January 2020
Fixed term contract until 31st August, 2020, pending staffing review

We wish to appoint a well–qualified, energetic and enthusiastic teacher to join the forward-thinking Science and IT departments.

Both curriculum areas are committed to achieving the highest possible standards for our students. We strive to prepare them for all of the STEM opportunities that will be open to them in their future lives.

Applications are invited from a teacher who has a passion for all the sciences as well as a commitment to classroom teaching of the highest possible standard. The ability to teach Chemistry would be beneficial.

At SBL Academy we are fortunate to have extensive access to up-to-date ICT facilities with excellent technician support in both the Science and IT departments.

The successful candidate will:
• Have excellent qualifications and subject knowledge
• Have a natural passion and enthusiasm for Science and IT
• Encourage, motivate and inspire students
• Have good organisational and communication skills
• Be an excellent classroom practitioner

Application forms and further details are available on the school website

Closing Date: Midnight on Sunday, 8th December, 2019

Wellsway Multi Academy Trust is a growing group of schools in East Bristol and Bath. For more information visit

Wellsway Multi Academy Trust is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. Your suitability to work with children and young people will form part of the selection process. For this post, prior to appointment Wellsway Multi Academy Trust will apply for a satisfactory enhanced Disclosure and Barring check, a Children’s Barred list check, two satisfactory references, satisfactory pre-employment health screening and for Teachers, a Prohibition Check in relation to the children’s workforce. In some settings a Declaration will be required in order to meet our obligations under the ‘Disqualification under the Childcare Act 2006.

Essential educational requirements

Qualified Teacher status
Successful completion of Induction year

Essential qualifications

Qualified Teacher status
Successful completion of Induction year

Essential skills and experience

Knowledge of recent developments in learning and teaching
A good understanding of effective ways to facilitate learning
Familiar with the National Curriculum framework for your subject
Knowledge of recent developments in learning and teaching
Demonstrate excellent classroom management and teaching skills
Ability to establish good relationships within the team, with other colleagues and with students
Effective communication skills, both written and oral
Excellent use of ICT as a teaching and admin tool

About Sir Bernard Lovell Academy

North Street, Bristol, BS30 8TS
Sir Bernard Lovell Academy website (opens in a new window)