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  • Job start date

    1 September 2024

  • Closing date

    22 May 2024 at 3pm

  • Date listed

    21 May 2024

Job details

Visa sponsorship

Visas cannot be sponsored

Key stage

Key stage 3, Key stage 4

Subject

Science

Working pattern

Full time: 32.5

Contract type

Fixed term - 1 Year

Pay scale

MPS1 - UPS3

What skills and experience we're looking for

In the role of Teacher of Science you will: • carry out the professional duties of a teacher as circumstances may require and in accordance with academy policies, under the direction of the Principal • promote the achievement of high standards through effecting teaching and learning of Science, including preparation, evaluation, and action planning • model the vision and values of the academy • be part of the team driving the development of the academy to become and remain an ‘outstanding’ academy • receive and act on feedback to build on the strengths and improve personal performance within the academy systems • contribute, where appropriate, to implementing policies and practice and to promote collective responsibility for their implementation • take into account and constantly reviewing academy contextual factors and prior attainment when planning and teaching lessons • work in a cross-curricular way to support Science across the academy in the use of active learning approaches to enrich curriculum and skills delivery • recognise, promote, and celebrate diversity

What the school offers its staff

You will be joining an ambitious, committed and hardworking team who are passionate about the difference we can make to our young people, staff, families and the wider community.

If you would like to discuss this vacancy or visit the academy, please telephone the academy on 01709 302244.

We offer an extensive range of opportunities, incentives and benefits with this post including:

  • Financial: offering unlimited access to a huge range of discounts on holidays, days out, retailer and cashback deals inc. Curry’s, John Lewis, Tesco and B&Q to name but a few.
  • Lifestyle and Wellbeing: discounted & flexible gym memberships, eye care vouchers, cycle 2 work/Technology scheme, free annual flu jab and 24/7 access to a market leading Employee Assistance Programme providing expert information specialist advisors trained by Citizens Advice and access to professionally qualified counsellors accredited by the British Association for Counselling and Psychotherapy.
  • Motoring: access to an employee vehicle leasing scheme*,discounted vehicle repairs and discounts on car/van hire.
  • Pension: excellent employer/employee contributory pension scheme with the Teachers’ Pension Scheme (TPS)
  • Personal and professional: we offer a range of training and development opportunities for you to grow and develop.

*Subject to ensuring NMW is maintained.

Commitment to safeguarding

Our organisation is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults. We expect all staff, volunteers and trustees to share this commitment.

Our recruitment process follows the keeping children safe in education guidance.

Offers of employment may be subject to the following checks (where relevant):
childcare disqualification
Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS)
medical
online and social media
prohibition from teaching
right to work
satisfactory references
suitability to work with children

You must tell us about any unspent conviction, cautions, reprimands or warnings under the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974 (Exceptions) Order 1975.

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About The Laurel Academy

School type
Academy, ages 11 to 16
Education phase
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School size
654 pupils enrolled
Age range
11 to 16
Phone number
01709 302244

The Laurel Academy is an 11 -16 Academy of 720 pupils serving the town of Mexborough and its surrounding area. The Laurel has a rich history within the town since it was established in 1904 and has numerous notable alumni including Poet Laureate Ted Hughes. Mexborough is an ex mining town with a strong sense of community and some wonderful pupils. People who visit the Academy always comment on the excellent behaviour and conduct of the pupils and the welcoming ethos of the Academy. The Laurel is a great place to work where you can make a real difference to the lives of young people.

Arranging a visit to The Laurel Academy

To arrange a visit and increase the chance of a successful application email pearta@laurelacademy.org.uk.

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