Subject Leader for Science Kingsmead School, Cannock, Staffordshire

Job description

Full job description for this role can be found on the school website (vacancies).
Experienced and enthusiastic Subject Leader in Science required, who will have the opportunity to teach across the full age range. Support the Senior Leader for Ebacc and to take specific responsibility and accountability for the day to day management and organisation of the Science subject. Develop and enhance the learning and teaching practices of others. Be a role model of an excellent classroom practitioner. Ensure the provision of an appropriately broad, balanced, relevant and differentiated curriculum for students in accordance with school policies.

Essential educational requirements

Degree qualification in subject relevant to post.

Essential qualifications


Essential skills and experience

Evidence of successful curriculum development.
Experience of exam specifications.
Evidence of successfully managing an aspect of department improvement.
Evidence of successfully planning and implementing curriculum developments.
Experience in supporting colleagues to improve classroom practice
Ability to anticipate problems and identify opportunities
Ability to work under pressure, meet tight deadlines and pay attendance to detail.
High level of interpersonal skills with the ability to maintain a positive profile with student, staff and parents.
A consistently good classroom practitioner with ability to set high expectations which inspire, motivate and challenge students. Secure good progress and outcomes of students.
Demonstrate good subject and curriculum knowledge
Plan and teach well structured lessons
Adapt teaching to respond to the strengths and needs of all students
Make accurate and productive use of assessment
Manager behaviour effectively

Employee benefits

TLR payment for this role of between 2.5 (£4,655) and 2.7 (£6,453) dependent upon experience.
Full range of CPD and training opportunities offered for this role.

About Kingsmead School

Secondary School

Kings Avenue, Cannock, Staffordshire, WS12 1DH
Kingsmead School website (opens in a new window)