Teacher of Science

Ormiston Victory Academy, Norwich, Norfolk


Job details

Job role Suitable for NQTs
Subjects General Science, Chemistry, Physics
Working pattern Full-time only
Salary Main pay range 1 to Main pay range 6, £24,373 to £35,971

Job description

Ormiston Victory Academy is seeking to appoint an enthusiastic and dedicated Teacher of Science – applications are welcome from teachers with any specialism – biology, chemistry or physics.

The successful applicant will be an outstanding professional who takes pride in their work and is determined to develop the teaching of science so that students of all abilities enjoy their learning and are motivated to succeed.

This position offers a fulfilling opportunity to be part of a successful, friendly and dedicated team committed to ensuring every student achieves their true potential.

If you are interested in being at the leading edge of education, believe that all young people can achieve high standards; we want to hear from you.

This position would be suitable for either a newly qualified teacher or an experienced teacher. We offer an excellent induction package for all new staff, led by a member of the senior leadership team and supported by personal mentors.

We would welcome and encourage candidates to visit the academy by appointment.

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Essential qualifications


Essential skills and experience

We are looking for a talented teacher who:

• Has demonstrated achieving strong progress in results, particularly at GCSE level.
• Has a real love for science, with a special gift of communicating that passion.
• Is dynamic, innovative, self-motivated and able to inspire others.
• Has the ability to teach outstanding lessons across the age and ability range.
• Is committed to raising standards of attainment and developing the success of the department.
• Would like to develop expertise in teaching A Level science within their given specialism
• Enjoys working as part of a team and demonstrates reflective practice through the high expectations they have of themselves and the students.

Employee benefits

The academy incorporates the successful and growing Lord Nelson Sixth Form College. We are delighted to be part of the Ignite Teaching School Alliance and we have strong links with the University of East Anglia. We are proud to be sponsored by Ormiston Academies Trust and the successful candidate would benefit from the opportunities which arise as a result of this.

School overview

School type Academy
Education phase Secondary
School size 1075 pupils enrolled
Age range 11 to 18
Ofsted report View Ofsted report
Website Ormiston Victory Academy website (opens in a new window)
Contact email n.hawes@ormistonvictoryacademy.co.uk

About Ormiston Victory Academy

Ormiston Victory was graded ‘outstanding’ in its 2013 inspection by Ofsted and we are committed to making this success sustainable for future generations.

School location

Middleton Crescent, Norwich, Norfolk, NR5 0PX