Teacher of Science Acland Burghley School, London

Job description

The governors of Acland Burghley School are looking to appoint an exceptional teacher of Science from January 2020.

This is an excellent career opportunity for a strong classroom teacher to work as part of a dynamic and innovative faculty team. It would be suitable for a NQT or a more experienced colleague looking to work in a thriving community school.

The successful candidate will have an unwavering belief in the potential of every student, and a strong commitment to ensuring that every child achieves the highest possible academic standards. (S)he will be an outstanding classroom teacher who would also be willing to contribute to the school’s extensive extra-curricular programme.

We are looking for a colleague who can teach Science at KS3, and who can specialise in Physics, Chemistry or Biology at KS4 and 5. As well as traditional A levels, L3 BTEC Science is an increasingly popular pathway in the sixth form. Results in science are strong. Science plays an important part in our curriculum vision. We are a leading member of Camden’s STEAM hub.

Acland Burghley School was rated ‘good’ by Ofsted (March 2018) with ‘outstanding’ leadership and management. It is part of the popular and highly successful LaSWAP post-16 consortium with Parliament Hill, La Sainte Union and William Ellis Schools.

Situated at Tufnell Park, in the heart of North London, Acland Burghley is a mixed, inclusive, community comprehensive school that enjoys high levels of parental support and a close collaborative relationship with other local schools.

Teachers in the school receive a high level of support including training and development programmes led by our Lead Practitioner team. If you share our passion for ensuring high standards for all, and have the ambition to help transform the lives of the young people in our school, we would very much like to hear from you.

Essential educational requirements

QTS and classroom experience

Essential qualifications

QTS and classroom experience

Essential skills and experience

QTS and classroom experience

About Acland Burghley School

Burghley Road, London, NW5 1UJ
LA Maintained School
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