Science Teacher (Maternity Cover) – Required from 24 February 2020

Hailsham Community College, Hailsham, East Sussex


Job details

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

Job summary

We wish to appoint a committed and ambitious Science Teacher to teach Key Stage 3 and 4 Science as a part of our excellent team.

As a valued member of our team at Hailsham Community College Academy Trust we can offer you:

• An experienced and highly supportive Senior Leadership Team / Middle Leadership Team and pastoral team
• A commitment to your continued professional development at whatever career stage you’re at.
• A school committed to consistency of student experience and sustained improvement
• The opportunity to join our Corporate Membership to Benenden Health Care and Cycle to Work Scheme

Can you offer the following to the students and teachers of Hailsham Community College Academy Trust:

• Values-driven outstanding teaching
• A real passion for science and for learning
• Tenacity to drive and improve the outcomes of staff and students
• Ability to teach KS3 and 4 Science.

If you have the motivation and drive for excellence and want to be part of and lead an enthusiastic, dedicated and well-resourced team, committed to ensuring that all students make the best possible progress in an ambitious school with the desire to be ‘outstanding’, we would be pleased to receive an application from you.

To apply, please download the Job Pack and Application Form from our website. Your covering letter should be no more than two sides of A4 (font size 12) and answer the question:

How will I support my Director of Learning to ensure the department and students make great progress.

Completed applications should be e-mailed to

To arrange a visit and tour, please contact Sarah Payne on 01323 841468

The Academy is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. Successful applicants will need to undertake a DBS enhanced clearance for this Academy. We are also required by law to ensure that any prospective employee is legally entitled to live and work in the UK. You will be required to provide documentation as evidence. Other conditions of employment may apply. We are committed to equality of opportunity and positively welcome applications form all sections of the community.

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School overview

School type Academy
Education phase All Through
School size 1275 pupils enrolled
Age range 2 to 18
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Website Hailsham Community College website (opens in a new window)
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School location

Battle Road, Hailsham, East Sussex, BN27 1DT