Teacher of Science Tibshelf Community School, Alfreton, Derbyshire

Job description

To commence – Easter or September 2020
The teacher of Science will play a vital role, working with the Director of Progress; Science in shaping and developing the Science curriculum across the school in order to engage and motivate all pupils and improve overall outcomes in this area. Historically the school has established a good track record in Science (up to and including GCSE) but we now want to build on this solid foundation and move forward to provide great experiences for our pupils.
The post provides a great opportunity for a talented teacher of Science to join a successful, cohesive team to advance their own career and professional development, and to join a forward-looking school at an exciting time in its development. It would be suitable for a newly or recently qualified teacher.
Anyone interested in applying for the post is strongly encouraged to come to Tibshelf Community School to have a look round and informally meet staff and pupils. Please contact Mrs Bev Wright, HR Manager on ext. 631 or email b.wright@tibshelf.derbyshire.sch.uk to arrange a visit.
We hope that what we are aspiring to do here will enthuse and excite you too.
We look forward to meeting you.

Tibshelf Community School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff to share this commitment. All staff and volunteers are required to undertake a criminal record check via the DBS before they can be appointed.

Closing date: Sunday 26 January 2020
Interview date: Week commencing Monday 3 February 2020

Essential educational requirements

Degree or equivalent in relevant

Essential qualifications

Qualified Teacher Status (QTS)

Essential skills and experience

Excellent subject knowledge in the relevant subject area
Experience of successful teaching in KS3 and KS4
Hardworking and dedicated
Ability to manage change and a belief in the possibilities of a radical transformation of student achievement
Good communication skills
Able to work as part of a team
Sense of humour
Self-motivated and able to inspire, support and challenge others
Well organised

About Tibshelf Community School

Doe Hill Lane, Alfreton, Derbyshire, DE55 5LZ
LA Maintained School
Tibshelf Community School website (opens in a new window)