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  • Start date details

    September 2024

  • Closing date

    18 February 2024 at 11:59pm

  • Date listed

    28 November 2023

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Working pattern

Full time

Contract type


Full-time equivalent salary

£30,000.00 - £46,525.00 Annually (FTE) MPR1 -UPR 3

Science Teacher job summary

Teacher of Science


Bradon Forest School requires a dynamic, enthusiastic and well-qualified teacher of science. This post would be suitable for a highly competent ECT or a teacher with experience and a proven track record of success. The Science faculty is a team of talented, supportive and innovative teachers whose passion and enthusiasm for their subjects has helped secure a history of successful examination outcomes. This is an excellent opportunity for professional development in a very supportive and caring school.


Bradon Forest School is a well-respected and popular 11 – 16 comprehensive and our catchment area accepts students from rural and urban communities. The school is well situated just north of the M4 (J16), within easy travelling distance of Bristol, Bath, and Swindon and on the edge of the Cotswolds. The Athelstan Trust is a Multi-Academy Trust formed in 2015 currently consisting of five secondary schools and two primary schools in Wiltshire, Gloucestershire and South Gloucestershire. All our schools share a deep commitment to delivering an excellent comprehensive education to all the students in the Trust.


Flexible working

The opportunity of working within a supportive, friendly environment in this well-run and respected school

Good opportunities for personal and career development

Pension Scheme


Previous experience relating to the candidate information pack

A proven ability to work on their own initiative

A high level of communication skills and the ability to relate positively to children and adult

The ability to use relevant technology/equipment

A can-do attitude

A commitment to the happiness, well-being, self-esteem and progress of everyone at the school

The Athelstan Trust is an equal opportunities employer. We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expect all staff and volunteers to share in this obligation. The successful candidate will be required to undertake an Enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) check.

We are a flexible working employer, and we are willing to consider any reasonable adjustments you require so please ask us during your interview.

Early applications are encouraged and we reserve the right to close the vacancy if a suitable candidate is found.

A charitable company limited by guarantee, registered in England & Wales, as The Athelstan Trust Company No: 7699625.

Commitment to safeguarding

The Athelstan Trust is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff to share this commitment. If successful in being called for interview, all candidates are expected to apply for an enhanced DBS before appointment is confirmed. References will be sought for shortlisted candidates before interview. Please also be aware that you will be subject to an online check and that you may be questioned about the findings of such a check at your

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About Bradon Forest School

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

Bradon Forest School is part of The Athelstan Trust, a Multi Academy Trust, which consists of three secondary schools: Malmesbury School, Bradon Forest School in Purton and The Dean Academy in Lydney.

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