- Job role
Suitable for early career teachers
- Working pattern
- Will consider full time, part time
- Contract type
- United Learning Pay scale (Above national average)
We are seeking to appoint a highly motivated, well-qualified teacher of Science to join our growing Science department from April 2022. The candidate will work closely with the Head of Science and other science teachers to deliver a curriculum built on ‘bringing out the best in everyone’.
In particular, candidates should:
Show the ability to be a/or become an excellent classroom practitioner
Have high expectations of students in terms of learning, achievement and behaviour
Have enthusiasm for developing innovative and creative approaches to learning, teaching and student participation
Have a sound subject knowledge which they can utilise to challenge all pupils
Have a clear understanding of the latest curriculum and pedagogical developments in Science
Have an ability to engage and motivate pupils
Have a commitment to support our enrichment programme by facilitating co-curricular clubs
We would warmly welcome applications from NQT's and experienced teachers. Physics specialism desirable but not essential. Both full time and part time candidates will be considered.
In return we are offering a highly attractive salary, along with the benefits of being part of United Learning, opportunities to share good practice and collaborate with colleagues across every phase of education.
The school is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. All posts are subject to an enhanced disclosure from the Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS).
Please note we can only accept CVs as supporting documentation when submitted along with a fully completed application form.
Applying for the job
Apply directly through the vacancies page on our website.More on how to apply (opens in new tab)
If you need these documents in an accessible format, please contact the school.
- School type
- Academy, ages 11 to 19
- Education phase
- School size
- 1012 pupils enrolled
- Age range
- 11 to 19
About North Oxfordshire Academy
Welcome to North Oxfordshire Academy and thank you for taking an interest in developing your career with us.
For those who want to combine quick access to London and Oxford with country living, North Oxfordshire Academy is the ideal location. We are situated in Banbury, a vibrant market town steeped in history which enjoys affordable rental and house prices.
The academy sits on a 48-acre site and offers great facilities including extensive playing fields, a national standard athletics track and a 50-place nursery to which teachers benefit from heavily subsidised places.
The academy offers a great training programme for students, NQTs and Schools Direct trainees who all benefit from high-quality, supportive CPD. Our staff are optimistic, hardworking and great team players and new staff very quickly become part of the NOA family.
We pride ourselves on excellent staff retention; our staff are happy and determined to encourage the very best in our students. I would be delighted to welcome any prospective applicants to see for themselves how we work at North Oxfordshire Academy.
Alison Merrills, Principal
Arranging a visit to North Oxfordshire Academy
We would encourage potential candidates to visit the school. Please call to arrange an appointment.