Second i/c Science

King James Academy Royston, Royston, Hertfordshire, SG8 7JH

Deadline is tomorrow

  • Expected start date

    As soon as possible

  • Application deadline

    4 July 2022 at 12:00pm

  • Date listed

    23 May 2022

Job details

Working pattern

Contract type

Permanent

Salary

UPS (£38,690.00 - £41,604.00) + TLR 2b

Second i/c Science job summary

2nd In Science

Salary Range: UPS (£38,690.00 - £41,604.00) + TLR 2b

Contract: Permanent

Closing date for applications: Midday 7th June 2022

Interviews will be held: To be confirmed

Start Date: ASAP

We are looking for a highly ambitious Science Teacher with some experience to be second in charge of the Science Department. They will contribute to the development of an outstanding Science Department and to be the catalyst to drive forward the Sciences and love of learning in our expanding school.

The successful candidate will assist in establishing the direction for teaching, learning and assessment in Science, in-line with the whole-school pedagogical strategy of knowledge based learning, to set the highest expectations and ensure that all students not only achieve excellent outcomes but flourish within an environment of nurture.

Opportunities for departmental and whole school responsibilities will provide excellent experience for a successful candidate who is looking to progress their career at pace either to excel in the leadership of Science or towards Senior Leadership in the future. For this reason, we place as much value on ambition and potential as we do on experience.

We take pride in our focus upon developing learning through our curriculum of the:

Head: an academic education developing in-depth knowledge of subjects.

Heart: a character education building resilience, kindness, inclusion and openness.

Hand: a ‘can do’ education that nurtures creativity and problem solving.

Our subject specialists take pride in sharing their passion with our pupils demonstrating their own ‘love of learning’.

King James Academy Royston, is a through school formed from the amalgamation of two middle schools and an upper school in 2019. Since 2020 it has been part of the Diamond Learning Partnership Trust. It is approximately 12 miles from Cambridge and is within easy access of London. The three schools were each recognised as ‘Good’ in all categories by Ofsted in their last inspections prior to the merger.

We are dedicated to high quality professional development and there are opportunities for further progression within the Diamond Learning Partnership Trust. At King James Academy Royston, you can expect a supportive culture within a Trust with very high aspirations. We value our staff and there are many development opportunities within the Partnership.

The Diamond Learning Partnership Trust is a charitable multi-academy trust specialising in the Primary sector. We are building a thriving community of schools that succeed on behalf of their children. The Family of Academies within the Trust currently incorporates two hubs; St Neots and Fenland.
The St Neots hub has nine academies; Middlefield, Winhills, The Round House, Wintringham, Great Staughton, Kimbolton, Roman Way, Braybrook and King James Academy Royston. The Fenlands hub has five academies; Thomas Eaton, Glebelands, Leverington, Murrow and Gorefield. As such, joining our MAT means joining an organisation with an array of career opportunities that span fourteen different locations.

Further benefits include;
● Collaborative approach to working;
● Opportunities to train/work with other academies within the Diamond Learning Partnership Trust to share best practice and resources;
● A friendly and professional team;
● Teacher Pension Scheme;
● A caring and supportive working environment.

Please visit our website: https://www.kjar.org.uk for further information and to download an application form. Completed application forms together with a covering letter should be submitted to: Hr@diamondlearningtrust.com

Winhills Primary Academy
Off Duck Lane
St Neots
Cambridgeshire
PE19 2DX

If you would like to discuss the role or visit the Academy before applying, we would be delighted to welcome you. To make an appointment please contact Mrs Tracey Sell. t.sell@kjar.org.uk

The Diamond Learning Partnership Trust is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of young people and we expect all staff to share this commitment. Applicants are thanked for their interest in this post. Please note that only the candidates shortlisted for interview will be contacted.

Applying for the job

Please visit our website: https://www.kjar.org.uk for further information and to download an application form. Completed application forms together with a covering letter should be submitted to: Hr@diamondlearningtrust.com

Winhills Primary Academy
Off Duck Lane
St Neots
Cambridgeshire
PE19 2DX

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About King James Academy Royston

School type
Academy, ages 9 to 18
School size
901 pupils enrolled
Age range
9 to 18
Contact phone number
01480277051

King James Academy Royston, is a through school formed from the amalgamation of two middle schools and an upper school in 2019. Since 2020 it has been part of the Diamond Learning Partnership Trust. It is approximately 12 miles from Cambridge and is within easy access of London. The three schools were each recognised as ‘Good’ in all categories by Ofsted in their last inspections prior to the merger.

We are dedicated to high quality professional development and there are opportunities for further progression within the Diamond Learning Partnership Trust. At King James Academy Royston, you can expect a supportive culture within a Trust with very high aspirations. We value our staff and there are many development opportunities within the Partnership.

Arranging a visit to King James Academy Royston

If you would like to discuss the role or visit the Academy before applying, we would be delighted to welcome you. To make an appointment please contact Mrs Tracey Sell. t.sell@kjar.org.uk

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