Science Teacher

The Littlehampton Academy, Littlehampton, West Sussex


Job details

Job role Suitable for NQTs
Subjects Science, Psychology, Biology
Working pattern Full-time only
Salary Main pay range 1 to Upper pay range 3, £24,373 to £40,490

Job summary

Science Teacher required for September 2020 or earlier

The Littlehampton Academy is seeking to recruit an enthusiastic and inspiring science teacher for our thriving Science Faculty. An interest in teaching psychology would be an advantage.

This is an exciting opportunity to join our vibrant and ambitious school. The Littlehampton Academy is a large academy with a core ethos that supports the development of both staff and students. We are determined to improve student performance in all areas. You will be joining the academy at an exciting time and will have opportunities to make significant contributions.

The Science Faculty is based in a suite of 14 newly refurbished and well-resourced laboratories and is well-supported by a team of knowledgeable technicians .

Our current focus is the continued development of an innovative and engaging KS3 curriculum based on skills and independent enquiry, whilst at KS4, students follow a range of flexible and personalised learning pathways leading to a variety of accredited courses including AQA 9-1 GCSE science trilogy. At KS4 we also offer triple science; at post-16 courses include physics, chemistry, biology and psychology to A2 Level.

Essential educational requirements

Undergraduate degree

Essential qualifications

UK Qualified Teacher Status as recognised by the DfE for teaching in secondary education

Essential skills and experience

We welcome applications from both well qualified teachers, and those who are at the beginning of their career.

Employee benefits

The Littlehampton Academy teaching staff benefit from the following:-
• a collaborative approach and highly supportive colleagues;
• an extensive CPD programme tailored to skills and experience;
• the opportunity to join Action Research Groups;
• proven student progress;
• students who are proud of their school and loyal to their teachers;
• strong links with Brighton, Sussex and Chichester Universities;
• free use of the Academy’s fitness suite;
• free on site car parking and easy access to local public transport;
• cycle to work scheme.

More on how to apply

School overview

School type Academy, Christian
Education phase Secondary
School size 1328 pupils enrolled
Age range 11 to 18
Ofsted report View Ofsted report
School website The Littlehampton Academy website (opens in a new window)
Contact email

About The Littlehampton Academy

School location

Fitzalan Road, Littlehampton, West Sussex, BN17 6FE