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  • Start date details

    As soon as possible

  • Closing date

    29 March 2023 at 11:59pm

  • Date listed

    16 March 2023

Job details

Visa sponsorship

Visas cannot be sponsored

Key stage

Key stage 3, Key stage 4



Working pattern

Part time: 0.6 minimum

Contract type


Full-time equivalent salary

Between £28,000 and £43,685

What skills and experience we're looking for

An opportunity has arisen for an enthusiastic Teacher of Science to join our successful team. We are seeking an innovative and motivational science teacher with excellent subject knowledge and the desire and commitment to raise achievement of students at all levels. The successful applicant must be qualified to teach science to at least GCSE Level. We are looking for a passionate and inspirational professional who would enjoy working in an exciting and rewarding environment and is prepared to contribute fully to school life. Applications are welcome from NQTs. Please note that you may be required to work across other schools in the Academy Trust if required.

In the Science Faculty we have:

  • Well-equipped classrooms with a variety of interactive facilities
  • An enthusiastic and supportive department team
  • Hard working students and strong home/school partnerships
  • A range of technology to enhance teaching and learning

What the school offers its staff

The Grove School is a successful, forward-thinking 11-18 Academy, with 800 students currently on roll. Located in the attractive border town of Market Drayton, the school enjoys a semi-rural location, within walking distance of the town centre.

The Grove is a thriving school, dedicated to ensuring students feel fully supported in all that they do. Learning radiates well beyond the classroom, with a vast array of extra-curricular activities, trips and educational visits taking place each term. Facilities at the school are exceptional, providing students with access to state of the art ICT equipment, extensive sports facilities and fully equipped classrooms.

At Grove we can offer:

  • An ‘Outstanding’ curriculum offering students a strong core entitlement in English, Mathematics and Science
  • A full extra-curricular programme with opportunities for enrichment activities for all
  • A wide range of staff benefits
  • Excellent resources and facilities
  • An enthusiastic and supportive team of staff, parents and governors

Commitment to safeguarding

Our organisation is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults. We expect all staff, volunteers and trustees to share this commitment.

Our recruitment process follows the keeping children safe in education guidance.

Offers of employment may be subject to the following checks (where relevant):
childcare disqualification
Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS)
online and social media
prohibition from teaching
right to work
satisfactory references
suitability to work with children

You must tell us about any unspent conviction, cautions, reprimands or warnings under the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974 (Exceptions) Order 1975.

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About The Grove School

School type
Academy, ages 11 to 18
Education phase
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School size
848 pupils enrolled
Age range
11 to 18

Arranging a visit to The Grove School

To arrange a visit and increase the chance of a successful application email samantha.gardiner@gro.mmat.co.uk.

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