Teacher of Science Homewood School and Sixth Form Centre, Tenterden, Kent

Job description

Teacher of Science
Required for 27th August 2019

This is an excellent opportunity for an inspirational and forward thinking qualified teacher to join our thriving Science department.

At Homewood School we encourage the use of a range of innovative teaching techniques and the successful candidate will join a collaborative and committed staff team who share a vision to succeed. In our modern facilities, our large science department teaches a variety of subjects and qualifications to develop our students up to Key Stage 5. Through a shared focus on teaching and learning, you will be a team player with the right attributes and focus for the day to day pressures that teaching brings.

Whether you are at the start of your career or an experienced teacher you will bring your enthusiasm for your subject and your ability to inspire and transform the lives of young people. Our additional facilities are excellent; with a School Farm to promote conservation work, green issues, environmental science and curriculum enrichment through forensic sciences and dissection. The department also has a rich programme of trips, visits and extra-curricular activities.

It’s a competitive market out there and we want to know what it is that makes you the one for us. Detail your successes in your completed application form and supporting letter and get us excited about you!

Professional development of our staff has emphasis here and for teaching staff there is the opportunity to engage with Leadership Development Training at NPQML or NPQSL levels. You will also enjoy a unique working environment in the heart of the Weald of Kent including discounts and offers with Kent Rewards. All teaching staff are provided with an IT device and there is also a nursery based on the school site which offers discounts to Homewood Staff.

We are not accepting applications from employment agencies for this position but would be delighted to receive a direct application.

Application packs are available from our school website www.homewood-school.co.uk alternatively please send an email to Karen in Human Resources vacancies@homewood.kent.sch.uk .

Essential educational requirements

Qualified teacher

Essential qualifications

QTS, Degree

Essential skills and experience

Able to teach secondary school students - general science

Employee benefits

MPS/UPS
Kent Rewards


About Homewood School and Sixth Form Centre

Specialist Arts and Applied Learning College. 11 - 18 Co-educational Comprehensive Academy with 2100 students including 350 in the Sixth Form. Principal: Sally Lees MA (Oxon) NPQH

Address
Ashford Road, Tenterden, Kent, TN30 6LT
Phase
Secondary
Type
Academy
Website
Homewood School and Sixth Form Centre website (opens in a new window)