Teacher of Science

Skinners' Kent Academy, Tunbridge Wells, Kent, TN2 4PY

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  • Expected start date

    1 September 2022

  • Application deadline

    22 May 2022 at 12:00pm

  • Date listed

    12 May 2022

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Teacher of Science job summary

The Academy is seeking to recruit a Teacher of Science with a specialism in Chemistry. A TLR may be available for the right candidate.

The Science department is a dedicated and dynamic team, who are committed to achieving the best outcome for our students.

The department consists of eight teaching staff and three technicians. As a department, we uphold and instil the ethos of the wider Academy and provide a stimulating learning experience for our students through regular practical and investigatory activities.

Students are set according to ability from Year 7, this enables teaching staff to tailor the individual needs of our students.

Within the Science department we:

aim to make our students aware of the moral, ethical and cultural implications of aspects of Science;
set high expectations for all learners and staff alike, recognising and celebrating achievements;
develop the skills of our students to help them become independent, resilient and self motivated learners; and
give opportunities for our staff to constantly develop their practice.
You will have:

The personal qualities to motivate and inspire others
The energy, enthusiasm and a desire to ensure all young people succeed
The determination to nurture enjoyment in learning and academic success for our students whilst expanding their horizons.
We offer:

An exciting and vibrant place of work
Gym Facilities
Local Authority Reward Scheme
High Quality Continued Professional Development
The Skinners’ Kent Academy Trust is an equal opportunities employer, committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. Successful applicants are subject to an enhanced Disclosure & Barring Service check and satisfactory employment references.

Please note we reserve the right to make an appointment before the closing date, so early applications are encouraged.

Additional allowances

TLR may be available for the right candidte

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About Skinners' Kent Academy

School type
Academy, ages 11 to 18
Education phase
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School size
1099 pupils enrolled
Age range
11 to 18
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The Skinners’ Kent Academy is a non-fee paying, co-educational, all-ability Secondary school. The Academy is funded by the DfE and sponsored by The Skinners’ School, a grammar school for boys together with the Skinners’ Company, one of the ‘Great Twelve’ livery companies of the City of London.
The Academy is founded on the principles of a commitment to ensuring high standards and high aspirations, of active participation, an emotionally rich learning environment and an inclusive culture where every child is known and every learner supported.

Arranging a visit to Skinners' Kent Academy

Candidates are welcome to visit the Academy prior to application or interview. Please contact the HR Team on the above details with a number and email address.

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