35 days remaining to apply

  • Expected start date

    1 September 2022

  • Application deadline

    25 February 2022 at 12:00pm

  • Date listed

    13 January 2022

Job details

Job role
Working pattern
Full time
Contract type

Job summary

Permanent, Full time position.

We want to appoint teachers of the highest calibre and realise that we also have to offer a competitive package. Additionally, therefore, we can offer enhancements of up to £5,000.00 on an annual basis for English, Mathematics and Science, depending on expertise and experience.

We are an exceptionally friendly and supportive staff group, and we are looking to appoint an enthusiastic Teacher of Science to share their passion for the subject, to join the largest department in the school.

This position would suit an experienced or newly qualified teacher.

We are looking for candidates who:

● Can provide outstanding quality learning and teaching in the Science department, modelling excellence in the classroom.
● Can demonstrate creativity and flair in the classroom.
● Can enthuse and motivate students.
● Can make a positive contribution to the Science department and its students.
● Has the vision and energy required to impact on the continuous process of raising attainment in the Science department.
● Has a belief in the value and talents of all students.
● Has a passion for Science with a keen interest in STEM.
● Has a commitment to achieve excellence for all.
● Has a thorough knowledge and understanding of ICT, with a proven record of using ICT to enhance teaching and learning in the classroom.
● Are committed to all learners whatever their background.

Additional allowances

Up to £5,000 salary enhancement

Applying for the job

Full details of the requirements of the post can be found in the accompanying recruitment pack.

If you are interested in this post, please contact Mrs Lianne Boorman at the school for an informal discussion regarding the post or, alternatively email lianne.boorman@swale.at or telephone 01323 514900.

Completed applications should be sent to Mrs Melanie Hopkins, Headteacher’s PA & HR Liaison, mel.hopkins@swale.at or by post to The Eastbourne Academy, Brodrick Road, Eastbourne, East Sussex, BN22 9RQ. Please note, we cannot accept CVs.

If you experience any difficulty in completing the application form, please contact recruitment@swale.at or 01795 426091 (option 2)

In accordance with current GDPR compliance we will not keep any details / application forms on file once the position is filled.

Interview Date: Week commencing 7th March 2022.

Swale Academies Trust is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. This post is exempt from ROA and will require an enhanced DBS disclosure.

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Supporting documents

If you need these documents in an accessible format, please contact the school.

School overview

School type
Academy, ages 11 to 16
Education phase
School size
788 pupils enrolled
Age range
11 to 16
Contact phone number
01323 514900

About The Eastbourne Academy

Eastbourne Academy is a vibrant, successful and inclusive learning community, where both students thrive. At the heart of our school, are traditional values, where every student is expected to Learn, Engage and Respect.

To achieve this, we have an outstanding student leadership programme which gives exceptional opportunities for students to develop the skills and qualities they will need to succeed in their future lives and careers.

Every student is encouraged and expected to take responsibility for using our amazing 21st Century facilities and resources to be the best they can be.

We believe that learning is our core priority. We recognise that continually striving to improve the quality of teaching and learning is key to securing high levels of achievement for all. We aim to foster each student’s unique strengths and talents whilst meeting their needs and raising their academic and social aspirations. Students of all abilities will be given every opportunity to learn in order to achieve their full potential.

The student leadership at The Academy is unique and very strong, providing many opportunities for our students to become involved and have their voice heard.

School location

Brodrick Road, Eastbourne, East Sussex, BN22 9RQ

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