Secondary Science Teacher Reach Academy Feltham, Feltham, Middlesex

Job description

The Role
We are seeking a Scientist to teach in the Secondary section of the school, and support our pupils to make rapid progress towards an A* at A-level and inculcate a deep love of science. There could be opportunities to teach A-level for the successful candidate. The successful candidate will be a committed teacher with a track record of leading pupils to achieve great results. They will share the school’s vision and the belief that all young people can achieve at high levels. There will be significant career progression available for the successful candidate.

Key responsibilities
 Ensure that pupils are making appropriate progress in Science, that own teaching and learning is of a high quality;
 Oversee the pastoral care of pupils;
 Collaborate closely with parents to ensure that they are aware of their children’s progress, engaged in their development and supporting them in their vision for the future;
 Create a purposeful learning environment;
 Support the Academy Leadership Team to set vision and direction for the Secondary phase in line with Academy vision;
 Set a vision and targets for pupil success;
 Track progress, regularly monitor reports on progress, identify and deliver interventions where appropriate;
 Align and uphold the Academy vision, standards of behavior, discipline and exclusion policy;
 Deal effectively and sensitively with child protection issues.

Other
 Undertake other various responsibilities as directed by the Academy Leadership Team; and
 Undertake the main professional duties of a teacher as set out in the Reach Academy pay and conditions of service document.

Essential educational requirements

Qualified to degree level and above;
Qualified to teach and work in the UK

Essential qualifications

Qualified to teach and work in the UK

Essential skills and experience

Experience of working with young people; and
Evidence of continually improving the outcomes of pupils.
Ideal candidates will:
Be seeking to move into a leadership role;
Have a desire to work in a pioneering environment;
Have a range of ideas about how to strengthen pupils’ experience
in Science;
Believe that all pupils are capable of academic success;
Want to challenge themselves every day;
Be keen to get involved in the wider life of the school and
embrace the fact that Reach is an all-through school;
Appreciate being highly valued for their hard work

Employee benefits

The school offers a range of unique benefits, including exceptional CPD, a range of growth opportunities and innovative benefits, including the opportunity to take term time holiday. It offers an opportunity to serve a high-need community and work alongside a supportive team who share a deep commitment to the school’s vision. This role will also be paid a TLR.


About Reach Academy Feltham

Address
53-55 High Street, Feltham, Middlesex, TW13 4AB
Phase
All Through
Type
Free School