Teacher of Science

The St Lawrence Academy, Scunthorpe, Lincolnshire, DN15 7DF

4 days remaining to apply

  • Application deadline

    20 May 2022 at 12:00pm

  • Date listed

    13 May 2022

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MPS/UPS £25,714 to £41,604 per year

Teacher of Science job summary

We are looking for an ambitious and highly motivated individual to take on the role of:-

Teacher of Science


Required for September 2022 

This is an exciting opportunity to join a vibrant and thriving Science department working at The St Lawrence Academy. You will be part of a fantastic and highly motivated team that is determined to provide a transformational learning experience for every individual.

The successful candidate will:

Have a passion for teaching and the ability to deliver lessons to a high standard across both Key Stages
Have the ability to create an inspiring and dynamic learning environment 
Demonstrate and share excellent subject knowledge and expertise
Demonstrate a clear commitment to raising achievement and developing excellence
Be passionate about making a difference to the lives of young people
Be well organised, inspirational, ambitious and hard working
Have the ability to meet deadlines, whilst remaining calm under pressure
Have flexibility in approach, vision and commitment and a willingness to lead extracurricular activities

We can offer: 

An inclusive and inspirational church school environment within wonderful and vibrant new buildings
Superb resources and facilities
Supportive and engaged leadership team, with a track record of developing staff to middle and senior leadership
An outstanding community of staff and local governing board who work as a strong team to best support our students.
A broad 3 year Key Stage 3 curriculum and 2 year Key Stage 4 curriculum with a philosophy of valuing all subjects
A bespoke programme of induction and professional development personalised to help develop individual staff*
A culture that prioritises students, their personal development and wellbeing, above everything else
High standards and expectations of  academic success and care, support and personal development of our students
Access to a laptop and to documents from home via Google documents and web based database

This post would suit:

An ECT as our Science department is strong, with good experience in developing staff
An experienced teacher wishing to join our team of fantastic staff 

For further details about The St Lawrence Academy and St Lawrence Academies Trust  and an application pack please see our website at www.tsla.co.uk  

The academy is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff to share this commitment.  The successful candidate will be subject to enhanced DBS checks and satisfactory references, including your suitability to work with students.  Applications will only be considered from individual applicants on our standard application form, and not via CV alone or agencies.

For an informal discussion about the role please contact the Curriculum and Progress Leader of Science Laura Purbrick on 01724 842447 or email to lpurbrick@tsla.co.uk

To apply please submit your completed application form, together with your formal letter of application to Lorna Johnson, PA to the Headteacher and SLT, to ljohnson@tsla.co.uk  

Closing Date : Friday 20th May 2022 at 12.00 noon. Interviews W/C 23rd May 2022

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For further details about The St Lawrence Academy and St Lawrence Academies Trust  and an application pack please see our website at www.tsla.co.uk  

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About The St Lawrence Academy

School type
Academy, Church of England, ages 11 to 16
Education phase
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School size
747 pupils enrolled
Age range
11 to 16
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The St Lawrence Academy is sponsored by the Diocese of Lincoln and the founding school of the newly formed St Lawrence Academies Trust. The Diocese of Lincoln has a strategy for creating six multi academy trusts. As part of this strategy we have been given approval to form The St Lawrence Academies Trust and have also been successful in securing funds to grow our Trust through the DfE pilot scheme. This is an exciting time to be joining a talented and aspirational team.

We have a strong Christian ethos and we want all students to feel included and be inspired to develop their talents - whatever they may be. We offer a broad balanced curriculum and an environment for learning which inspires our students to do their very best. We are an inclusive academy striving to meet the needs of all our learners in our caring environment. We welcome students from all backgrounds and faiths, regardless of ability. We are an equal opportunities employer and a real living wage employer.

Our students are excellent ambassadors for the academy and are proud to wear our uniform and be part of our aspirations for their future. We want them to be determined to succeed, confident in their abilities and fully involved in the life of the academy, the local community and beyond.

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