Teacher of Physics Brompton Academy, Gillingham, Kent

Job description

Applications are welcome from experienced teachers.

We are seeking an enthusiastic, forward-thinking Teacher of Physics with the energy, intellectual capacity and determination to join our successful Science department and make a difference to the lives, aspirations and opportunities of our young people.

The successful candidate will also be expected to lead on the provision of Physics training and coaching for non-specialist teachers to build capacity across two academies, Brompton Academy and Chatham Grammar. We anticipate this role will develop as the trust expands over time.

The post holder will have experience of teaching Physics from KS3 up to A level and will demonstrate a history of dynamic collaboration with colleagues within their application.

If successful, you will join our academy and trust wide supportive learning environment, characterised by open management, with the knowledge that you will enjoy the full support and care of our pragmatic (and down-to-earth) leadership team. All disciplines of Science are popular with our UKAT Sixth Form students and our vision is to establish the UKAT Sixth form provision within the new University Medway Medical hub, where students can gain direct academic support from University staff, as well as teachers from both academies, and open doors for students wishing to develop future careers within the health service.

We have fantastic new buildings, with outstanding facilities and Apple technologies for all, enabling us to enhance and support cutting-edge learning strategies required for continuous improvement.

Brompton Academy, part of the newly formed University of Kent Academies Trust, is an extremely popular oversubscribed academy with a current Ofsted rating of Good and a 400+ adult learner education programme.

Visits to the school by prospective candidates are warmly welcomed. To arrange a visit or discuss this position, please email: recruitment@universityofkentacademiestrust.org.uk

For further information, to download our application form or to send us your CV, please visit our website: http://www.bromptonacademy.org.uk/

Candidates are being considered upon receipt, and so early application is recommended to avoid disappointment.

The University of Kent Academies Trust is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. Applicants will be required to undergo child protection screening appropriate to the post, including checks with past employers and the Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS).

Essential educational requirements

Good honours degree

Essential qualifications

Qualified Teacher Status, Ongoing relevant CPD and a commitment to continuous learning for life.

Essential skills and experience

Evidence of successful and excellent classroom practice, Evidence of securing regularly good/outstanding student attainment and achievement outcomes, see our job description for more information.

Employee benefits

If successful, you will join our academy and trust wide supportive learning environment, characterised by open management, with the knowledge that you will enjoy the full support and care of our pragmatic (and down-to-earth) leadership team. We have fantastic new buildings, with outstanding facilities and Apple technologies for all, enabling us to enhance and support cutting-edge learning strategies required for continuous improvement.


About Brompton Academy

Address
Marlborough Road, Gillingham, Kent, ME7 5HT
Phase
Secondary
Type
Academy
Website
Brompton Academy website (opens in a new window)