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Science Teacher

Greig City Academy, London, N8 7NU

This job expired on 30 May 2022 – see similar jobs

  • Expected start date

    1 September 2022

  • Application deadline

    30 May 2022 at 5:00pm

  • Date listed

    22 May 2022

Job details

Working pattern

Contract type

Permanent

Salary

Inner London Pay Scale

Science Teacher job summary

An exciting opportunity for a top class teacher to join our successful Science Faculty. This post is suitable for an ECT.

We are seeking to appoint an outstanding Science Teacher to join a successful and motivated department in our school. Our forward-thinking Faculty takes a collaborative and supportive approach to the development of its staff. As part of this professional and dedicated team you will be instrumental in inspiring and motivating our students, and in continuing to raise standards. Interested candidates are invited to visit the school before making an application.

This is a great time to be joining the GCA Science Faculty. Science is a highly regarded subject within the school: science results have significantly improved and there is a real buzz of enthusiasm throughout the faculty. The Science Faculty is a highly motivated team striving for excellence, with high expectations of both pupils and staff. Students are encouraged to think for themselves giving them the opportunity to make sense of the work around them.

GCA is a successful STEM school and the Science Faculty drive forward innovative teaching practices, placing high value on practical work. A range of well attended extra-curricular activities for students at lunchtime and after school - for example our KS3 science club and KS4 raising achievement sessions - are offered.

The Science Faculty comprises Biology, Chemistry and Physics; it has a suite of ten modern, large and well-equipped purpose-built laboratories housing a team of thirteen Science teachers and two technicians.

Why not pay us a visit and find out more? We know that this is a busy time of year and will try to find a time that works best for you. Contact Viv Oxley by email at voxley@greigcityacademy.co.uk or by calling 020 8609 0100

GCA has a commitment to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and has safer recruitment procedures in place for the selection of staff. It is committed to the principle of equal opportunities; we welcome all applicants and value the diversity they bring.

Please download the application form and email your completed application and supporting statement to voxley@greigcityacademy.co.uk.

The closing date for receiving completed application forms is 5pm on Monday 30th May 2022.

Please note that we reserve the right to close or extend this position depending on application numbers, therefore we would urge candidates to submit an application at their earliest opportunity.

Additional allowances

The successful candidate will be joining a tight-knit community; the turnover at GCA is consistently low and the well-being of our staff is important to us. We aim to support staff to achieve a sensible work-life balance. All staff are different and supporting them requires an individual approach.

The personal development of all our staff is highly valued at GCA and we offer the opportunity to apply for our Learning Award of up to £2,400 per year for your continued professional development or other skills and talents. This is in addition to the school’s ongoing CPD programme. Other benefits staff can opt into include a cycle to work scheme and an interest-free annual season ticket loan.

Staff at the Academy collaborate and support each other by sharing good practice and taking a team approach with a focus on collective responsibility. Paul Sutton, our Principal, encourages teachers to have an impact beyond their subject and he is always available and happy to discuss ideas with you as to how this can be achieved. We have an impressive range of extra-curricular activities and all our staff are involved in running at least one.

Why not pay us a visit and find out more? We know that this is a busy time of year and will try to find a time that works best for you. Contact Viv Oxley by email at voxley@greigcityacademy.co.uk or by calling 020 8609 0100.

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About Greig City Academy

School type
Academy, Church of England, ages 11 to 18
Education phase
View all Secondaryjobs
School size
1064 pupils enrolled
Age range
11 to 18

Greig City Academy is a Church of England school that welcomes staff and students of all faiths or no faith.

We are located in Hornsey in a leafy area of North London close to Alexandra Park, Queens Wood and Highgate Wood. The school is on a busy high street close to the neighbourhoods of Crouch End and Muswell Hill.

Transport links are excellent. We are well served by bus, tube and overground train.

Ours is a caring and well-ordered environment in which all students can enjoy learning, develop enquiring minds and acquire the skills and knowledge they need for a changing world. Every day we see the results of our efforts in students who work responsibly and with consideration for others – they are the best ambassadors for the school.

Arranging a visit to Greig City Academy

Interested candidates are invited to visit the school before making an application. We know that this is a busy time of year and will try to find a time that works best for you. Contact Viv Oxley by email at voxley@greigcityacademy.co.uk or by calling 020 8609 0100.

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