Second in Science

Outwood Academy Adwick, Doncaster, South Yorkshire, DN6 7SF

This job expired on 27 September 2022 – see similar jobs

  • Expected start date

    1 January 2023

  • Application deadline

    27 September 2022 at 12pm (midday)

  • Date listed

    14 September 2022

Job details

Key stages

Key stage 3, Key stage 4

Working pattern

Contract type


Pay scale


Additional allowances

TLR 2.2

Second in Science job summary

Outwood Grange Academies Trust seeks applications from outstanding applicants with integrity, imagination and energy for this rewarding role.

This is a fantastic opportunity for enthusiastic, driven professionals to join our Family of Schools, Outwood AcademyAdwick. An excellent knowledge and understanding of the subject is essential. You must possess the skills and determination to make a significant difference to the lives of our students and share our single goal of ‘students first’.We are seeking to appoint a committed and enthusiastic Second in Science, with a TLR 2.2 to support the Head of Department. This is an excellent opportunity to lead on identified roles within the department.

The Outwood Grange Family of Schools offer:

  • The opportunity to work and progress across the Family of Schools.
  • The chance to apply for leadership roles in the Deeps working across the whole Academy.
  • The support and expertise of our Directors of Science working across the Family of Schools.
  • A full and detailed programme of support and development for all.
  • A further comprehensive programme of professional development provided through the
  • Outwood Institute of Education (formerly the Teaching School)

The department has made huge strides, whereby they achieved record results in 2021-22 with a Science progress score of+0.2. Attainment at 44+ and 55+ are the highest they have ever been, whilst our Separate Science students achieved 100% 444+ and 95% 555+, again the highest results in the Academy’s history. Furthermore our Post-16 numbers have seen record numbers within our A-Level Biology, Chemistry and Physics options and Vocational courses (BTEC Forensics Science, BTEC Applied Human Biology and WJEC Medical Science).Exciting in 2023 we will embark on a T-Level route in Heath. We are looking forward to the opportunity in developing this pathway for our students. Hence thisis a critical appointment for the Academy and is an exciting opportunity for you to move your career onto the next stage.

Wewarmly welcome and encourage potential applicants to visit the Academy.Should you wish to discuss the role further or visit the academy please contact Aalok Kanwar (Regional Director of Science) ata.kanwar@outwood.com

We believe that all teaching and support staff posts within our Family of Schools are key posts in terms of supporting student success and achievement across a broad range of subjects and experiences. As such we are keen to recruit dedicated and ambitious professionals who will add value to our Academy in both academic terms and through involvement in the fabric of learning and success beyond the classroom.

Outwood Grange Academies Trust is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children. All appointments are made in accordance with safer recruitment practices and the statutory guidance in Keeping Children Safe in Education. Online checks will be carried out on all shortlisted candidates, and all appointments are subject to an enhanced DBS check, satisfactory references and checks regarding suitability to work with children.

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About Outwood Academy Adwick

School type
Academy, ages 11 to 18
Education phase
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School size
1098 pupils enrolled
Age range
11 to 18
Contact phone number
01302 722237

We are excited and confident about Outwood Academy Adwick’s journey back to Outstanding, under our Good rated leadership. We are based just north of the large, friendly, South Yorkshire town of Doncaster.

The Academy became part of the Outwood Family of Schools in 2009 and as part of the Outwood Grange Academies Trust we offer our colleagues extensive CPD opportunities and are committed to the Outwood vision of putting students first, raising standards and transforming lives.

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