- Job role
Suitable for early career teachers
- Working pattern
- Will consider full time, part time
- Contract type
- £25,714 - £36,961 (FTE) (Main Scale)
We are looking for a well-qualified, inspiring and forward thinking teacher who can deliver outstanding lessons across the ability range. This would be an ideal post for an early careers teacher or a recently qualified teacher. Our Science department are dedicated to the development of inspirational lessons and are always searching for new and innovative ways to motivate students to achieve their full potential. We would welcome a candidate who is keen to share new ideas, approaches and resources.
This is an excellent opportunity for an enthusiastic teacher of Science to join a dedicated and highly successful department in a thriving school which was rated ‘good’ by Ofsted in May 2019 with the Sixth Form graded as ‘outstanding’. As a school we are committed to comprehensive education and ‘Learning for Life’ is at the heart of all we do.
You are advised to submit your applications as soon as possible because we reserve the right to close a vacancy earlier than the advertised date if we have received sufficient applications that meet the given criteria.
The Burgate School & Sixth Form is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. We will ensure that all our recruitment and selection practices reflect this commitment. Any offer of a post will be conditional subject to an enhanced Disclosure and Barring Check as well as other relevant pre-employment checks including the receipt of satisfactory references and medical clearance. As this is a post in regulated activity, the DBS check will include a children's barred list check. It is an offence to seek employment in regulated activity if you are on a barred list. All positions within The Burgate School and Sixth Form are exempt from the provisions of the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974.
A copy of our child protection policy and our policy on the employment of ex-offenders are available to view as part of our pack of supporting documents or on The Burgate School and Sixth Form’s website at: https://www.theburgate.com/policies.
Applying for the job
To apply for the role, please either complete an application form via the TES website at: https://www.tes.com/jobs/vacancy/teacher-of-science-hampshire-1525520 or complete the school's teaching staff application form which can be downloaded from the vacancies page on the school’s website.
If submitting an application using a school’s application form, please email your completed application to the Headteacher’s PA, Miss Sarah Hewett at: firstname.lastname@example.org.
All applications should be submitted by the deadline, 09:00hrs on Friday 3 December 2021. Only applications submitted on a TES or school application form will be considered. CVs will not be considered. More on how to apply (opens in new tab)
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- School type
- Academy, ages 11 to 18
- Education phase
- School size
- 1013 pupils enrolled
- Age range
- 11 to 18
About The Burgate School and Sixth Form
The Burgate School and Sixth Form converted to a Single Academy Trust in May 2011. We are a popular, Hampshire school, situated in expansive grounds on the outskirts of Fordingbridge in Hampshire, providing high quality comprehensive education for children aged between 11 and 18. We enjoy an excellent reputation within the local community for our high standards.
We offer a broad curriculum covering a wide range of subjects at GCSE and A Level which are delivered by a highly qualified and caring team of professional teachers and support staff who are committed to offering the highest quality of education to the students alongside a creative approach to learning that inspires curiosity, builds collaboration, helps develop resilience and encourages flexibility of thought.
Our school vision is that we want every child to enjoy their learning and feel valued for who they are. We believe that Every Burgate Child Matters and we recognise all of our students as individuals, encouraging each to reach their full potential. We have high aspirations for every student and are committed to raising standards of achievement and nurturing a culture of high expectations to drive success for each student in a safe, supportive and friendly environment. We want to support our students in becoming independent learners, as well as confident and responsible young people thereby achieving our motto of Learning for Life.