Teacher of Chemistry Skipton Girls' High School, Skipton, North Yorkshire

Job description

Skipton Girls’ High School, co-founder of Northern Star Academies Trust, are seeking to recruit an outstanding Teacher of Chemistry to join our strong, vibrant staff team.

We provide an excellent and challenging education which seeks to enable all students to make maximum progress in their learning and gain a great sense of personal development and achievement. We strongly believe in personalisation and encouraging enquiring minds. The school highly values the importance of developing a community environment in which mutual respect and individual talents are nurtured.
As a Chemistry Teacher you will be fully supported by an experienced team of science teachers and technicians who share a vision of effective teaching and learning founded on collaborative planning, assessment and instruction, and who help each other to continually improve practice. We have an open-door culture and reflective ethos where we use lesson study to learn from each other all the time.

We are looking for an ambitious and inspiring teacher to uphold our high quality of teaching. You will be able to demonstrate up-to-date knowledge of teaching, learning and personalisation strategies and be responsible for maintaining the highest quality of monitoring and evaluating whilst improving the standard of achievement for all students. You will be confident in your abilities to teach effectively across all Key Stages (3, 4 and Post 16) and a specialism in Chemistry is essential. You will be adept in creating a supportive, encouraging and safe learning environment for students of all diverse backgrounds. We welcome applications from NQTs as well as experienced teachers.

This is a great opportunity to join a growing and thriving Multi-Academy Trust and a highly experienced Teaching School Alliance (Northern Lights TSA) and SCITT to develop your career in a Nationally recognised school of excellence.
Why not come and visit us?

Our Executive Headteacher, Jenn Plews NLE, is happy to meet with potential candidates to talk about her vision and values for the Trust and school. Visits can be arranged by contacting Mrs C Simmonite: Head of Academy’s PA on 01756 707623 or email simmonitec@sghs.org.uk

Start date – Easter 2019
Closing date for applications – Monday 18th February 2019 12 noon
We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people. We expect all staff to share this commitment and to undergo appropriate checks, including enhanced DBS checks and a willingness to demonstrate commitment to the values and behaviours expected at SGHS.

Northern Star Academies Trust, 77 Gargrave Road, Skipton, North Yorkshire, BD23 1QN Tel: 01756 707600 Fax: 01756 701068 Email: reception@sghs.org.uk

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Essential qualifications

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About Skipton Girls' High School

Gargrave Road, Skipton, North Yorkshire, BD23 1QL
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