Second in Science Cardinal Newman Catholic High School, Warrington, Cheshire

Job description

We require a talented and enthusiastic Teacher of Science to join our vibrant, ambitious and caring school. This is a fantastic opportunity for a highly motivated professional to join a very successful team.

The successful candidate will be an excellent classroom practitioner with a love of their subject and high expectation of their students. They will be an excellent communicator who can inspire young people and their strong interpersonal skills will enable them to work collaboratively as part of a highly effective team. They will be committed to supporting the ethos and wider life of our school. You should have experience of teaching Science to all abilities across Key Stage 3 and 4 and have a strong understanding of the requirements of Science.

Essential educational requirements

Relevant Degree (or equivalent)

Essential qualifications

QTS (or equivalent)

Essential skills and experience

Experience of teaching across the age and ability range within a successful Science department. Proven track record of securing good student progress and attainment. Experience of working with colleagues to ensure individual student needs are met and of using a range of teaching and learning styles to ensure students learn effectively. To teach in accordance with school policies, National Teachers Standards and the National Curriculum. To carry out related pastoral, developmental and administrative duties in accordance with the school’s aims and development plan.

Employee benefits

TLR 2b


About Cardinal Newman Catholic High School

Cardinal Newman Catholic High School is located in Latchford, Warrington with a large catchment area extending across the South of Warrington from which we draw 800 pupils. We are a vibrant, ambitious and caring community, with students drawn from a variety of backgrounds. Everything that happens within our school is inspired by gospel values and Cardinal Newman’s words that we are all ‘a link in a chain. A bond of connection between persons.’ The extra-curricular life of our school is flourishing, with a wide variety of active sports clubs. We have particular success in Rugby League and Rowing for both our male and female teams, but our sporting offer is wide ranging and growing. Our Performing Arts are a key component of the enrichment on offer with a variety of musical ensembles, a highly successful school show and both Drama and Music thriving at GCSE. Our cutting edge provision in mental health and our outstanding pastoral team ensure that our students have the emotional skills they need to succeed throughout their lives. Our staff team are also committed to lifelong learning and continuing professional development.

Address
Bridgewater Avenue, Warrington, Cheshire, WA4 1RX
Phase
Secondary
Type
LA Maintained School
Website
Cardinal Newman Catholic High School website (opens in a new window)