Stem Co-ordinator Teacher of Physics

Ellesmere Port Catholic High School, Ellesmere Port, Cheshire


Job details

Subjects Physics, Physics, Physics
Working pattern Full-time only
Salary Main pay range 1 to Main pay range 2, £24,373 to £26,298

Job summary

An exciting opportunity has arisen for a dedicated and committed STEM Co-ordinator and Physics teacher. Governors are looking to appoint an innovative and well-qualified teacher. Ensuring that all elements of STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics) are incorporated into STEM activities and involving staff from other departments whenever possible.
• Coordinating STEM activities across all year groups.
• Running STEM activities, competitions and visits.
• Working with local businesses and universities to provide STEM opportunities for students.
• Providing STEM training for relevant departments.
• Providing reports for the school newsletter, SLT and governors on STEM activities.
The successful candidate will be joining a highly ambitious school and given excellent opportunities for professional development.
Further information and application packs can be obtained from the school website and can be emailed to or posted back to Mr Carl Jones at the school.

Visits to the school prior to application are welcome; please contact the school to arrange.
Applications should be returned by 9.00am Thursday 9th December 2019
Interviews to be held Friday 13th December 2019

Our school community places the highest priority on keeping children safe. Applicants for all posts will be subject to an enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service check.

Essential educational requirements

Experience of teaching the 11-16 age range, and working knowledge of the current curriculum.

Interest in and willingness to teach students in Key Stage 3-5.

Essential qualifications

Degree or equivalent qualification and a teaching qualification.

Up-to-date in-service training in subject and whole school issues.

Essential skills and experience

Working knowledge of the National Curriculum, issues and developments.

Highly effective interpersonal, communication and presentation skills.

Excellent administration and organisation skills.

Excellent information and communication technology skills.

A flexible and open-minded approach to learning and teaching with an understanding and proven practice of differentiation.

A commitment to raising achievement across the whole age and ability range.

Ability to multi task and deal with numerous challenges simultaneously .

Energy, commitment, innovation; a person of "vision" with a total commitment to World Class standards.

Willingness to be involved in extra-curricular activities and intervention strategies for all year groups.

Commitment to developing links with parents and the wider community.

Employee benefits

(STEM TLR of £4,782 available for the right candidate)

More on how to apply

School overview

School type LA Maintained School, Roman Catholic
Education phase Secondary
School size 886 pupils enrolled
Age range 11 to 18
Ofsted report View Ofsted report
School website Ellesmere Port Catholic High School website (opens in a new window)
Contact email

School location

Capenhurst Lane, Ellesmere Port, Cheshire, CH65 7AQ