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Teacher of Science

Rushey Mead Academy, Leicester, Leicestershire

Job details

Job role Suitable for NQTs
Subjects Biology, Chemistry, Physics
Working pattern Will consider full-time, part-time
Salary Main pay range 1 to Upper pay range 3, £24,372 to £40,490 per year (full-time equivalent)

Job summary

Full Time x 1, Part Time x 1
Permanent
Start Date: April 2020
Job ref: SCI20

Salary: MPS/UPS

As a result of growth in pupil numbers and promotion of existing post holder, we are looking to appoint subject experts and enthusiasts to our high achieving team who want to work in a school where:
• science is valued by students and families;
• where the majority of students go on to study science at A level;
• where Academy’s results have been significantly above national averages for many years and are in the top 10% nationally;
• where the science progress 8 score is significantly above average at +1.0 for two consecutive years and ranked in the top 5% nationally;
• where there is a strong academic ethos and high expectations of students;
• where behaviour management is centralised and teachers are enabled to flourish.

The successful candidates will teach sciences throughout the age range, including all three subjects; Biology, Chemistry and Physics to GCSE. The academy is well placed to offer a comprehensive support package to NQTs from all routes into teaching, including PGCE, SCITT and Schools Direct. Both new and established teachers will be supported and encouraged to develop their practice by engaging in the numerous opportunities to collaborate share ideas with colleagues within our Professional Learning programme.

Please see the enclosed Job Description and Person Specification for more information.

The successful candidate will be required to undertake an Enhanced DBS Disclosure check.

Closing date: Sunday 23rd February 2020 at 12am (midnight)

Proposed Interview date: Friday 28th February 2020

Essential educational requirements

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Essential qualifications

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Essential skills and experience

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More on how to apply

School overview

School type Academy
Education phase Secondary
School size 1789 pupils enrolled
Age range 11 to 16
Ofsted report View Ofsted report
School website Rushey Mead Academy website (opens in a new window)
Contact email rmrecruitment@rushey-tmet.uk

About Rushey Mead Academy

School location

Melton Road, Leicester, Leicestershire, LE4 7AN