Teacher of A Level Chemistry

Elliott Hudson College, Leeds, West Yorkshire


Job details

Subject Chemistry
Working pattern Full-time only
Salary Main pay range 1 to Upper pay range 3, £24,373 to £40,490
Newly qualified teacher Suitable

Job description

We are seeking to appoint a well-qualified, enthusiastic Chemistry teacher who is committed to transforming the lives of young people in the Leeds City region. Our standards and expectations are high and we expect our new staff to lead our continuing drive for excellence in the classroom. Chemistry is a very popular subject in the college with currently over 120 A level students on roll. This opportunity does present the successful candidate with a fantastic opportunity to demonstrate their value in a thriving and growing organisation.

Essential educational requirements

• Good honours degree in relevant subject

Essential qualifications

• Qualified Teacher Status (or currently an ITT/GTP trainee)

Essential skills and experience

• Very good classroom practitioner
• Ability to devise new resources to facilitate student learning
• Knowledge and experience of intervention strategies
• Ability to set high expectations in the classroom
• Knowledge of Post 16 curriculum and assessment
• Knowledge and understanding regarding Safeguarding, Child Protection and Prevent

• Successful placement(s), teaching at KS5 (applicants currently in training)
• Successful record of teaching including very good exam results at one or more of KS4 & KS5 (applicants who already have gained QTS)

Employee benefits

Ongoing CPD
Cycle Scheme
Specsavers Scheme

School overview

School type Free School
Education phase Sixteen Plus
School size 1017 pupils enrolled
Age range 16 to 19
Ofsted report View Ofsted report
Website Elliott Hudson College website (opens in a new window)
Contact email recruitment@elliotthudsoncollege.ac.uk

About Elliott Hudson College

Elliott Hudson College has a mission to ensure that its students receive an exceptional education. We are looking for professionals who want to work in a college that focuses on high expectations, challenge and rigour but aligned closely with personal responsibility and pastoral care. Together these values will instil in young people a self-belief that enables them to access the highest standard of higher educational provision and employment. Through this approach Elliott Hudson College is becoming a catalyst for social change, transforming opportunities for the young people in the communities it serves. We are determined, through the establishment of this college, to ensure that poverty and deprivation should in no way limit either the quality of a young person’s educational experience or the levels of achievement to which those students are able to rise.

School location

The White Rose Office Park, Millshaw Park Lane, Leeds, West Yorkshire, LS11 0LT