Teacher of Science

Sirius Academy North, Hull, East Yorkshire


Job details

Job role Suitable for NQTs
Working pattern Full-time only
Salary Main pay range 1 to Upper pay range 3, £23,720 to £39,406

Job summary

We are forward thinking, innovative and dynamic in our approach to teaching and learning. Students have excellent attitudes to learning and behaviour. The Academy is a vibrant community that offers a wealth of opportunities to students and staff.
Sirius Academy North boasts a state-of-the-art £28m new facility with a superb sports hall and outdoor facilities, dance studio, auditorium, super labs with transformational learning zones all centred around the “One World Hub”. If you seek a new challenge and want to be part of a first class team, come and join us.
Due to the success and growth of the Academy the Board of Directors are seeking to appoint to the following post:

Teacher of Science – Pay Scale MPS/UPS

We are looking for an enthusiastic teacher of Science to join our team and work within a demanding and fast moving Academy. The suitable applicant will have a passion for their subject and an ambition to make positive steps in their teaching career. The successful candidate will be able to make a real difference to the life chances of students at our Academy. The successful candidate will work with Director of Science to deliver the accountabilities detailed in the job description.

This is an excellent opportunity for an energetic individual who will have the opportunity to work within a supportive and dynamic team.

If you would like to arrange a tour of the Academy, please contact the Head of School’s PA on 01482 349620.

Closing date: Wednesday 11th December 2019 at 9am. Interviews will take place Week commencing 16th December 2019.

All applications must be on a Sirius Academy North application form, available from our website at www.siriusacademynorth.org.uk Video link: https://vimeo.com/206409516

Sirius Academy advertise all vacancies on the websites in addition to some that are advertised externally.

Any offer of employment to the above post will be subject to receipt of a satisfactory references & disclosure from the Disclosure and Barring Service.

Essential educational requirements

Qualified Teacher Status

Essential qualifications

Degree or equivalent
Emotional resilience in working with challenging behaviours and attitudes to use of authority and maintaining discipline
Motivation to work with children and young people
Ability to form and maintain appropriate relationships and personal boundaries with children and young people

Essential skills and experience

Ability to work under pressure, achieve quality work and meet competing deadlines
Ability to raise standards in the Academy
Excellent teacher performance in the classroom
A developed educational philosophy to include equal opportunities
Ability to communicate effectively and appropriately in a variety of situations
Good organisational, inter-personal and consultancy skills
Actively supports the Academy’s aims
Active participation in Academy developments such as extra-curricular activities/ educational visits / out-of-hours learning
Passion for teaching
Energy, enthusiasm and flexibility
Good health and attendance record
Ability to work under pressure and determination to succeed
Commitment to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people
Willingness to undergo appropriate checks, including enhanced CRB checks

School overview

School type Academy
Education phase Secondary
School size 1128 pupils enrolled
Age range 11 to 16
Ofsted report View Ofsted report
Website Sirius Academy North website (opens in a new window)
Contact email jobs@siriusacademynorth.org.uk

School location

540 Hall Road, Hull, East Yorkshire, HU6 9BP