Teacher of Science and Engineering, 2nd in Department

William Allitt School, Swadlincote, Derbyshire


Job details

Subjects Science, Chemistry, Physics
Working pattern Full-time only
Salary Main pay range 1 to Main pay range 6, £24,373 to £35,971

Job summary

We currently have a vacancy for a second in Science and Engineering to join our talented, professional and forward looking team. You will focus on the quality of teaching and learning across the area and be supporting the Head of Department in leading the department to be the very best.

This is an exciting opportunity to join our developing science faculty. It is ideal for the science exponent who can inspire others to be passionate, like them, about their subject. The Science Department also includes the subject areas of Engineering, Health and Social Care and Child Development and offers great professional development opportunities.

If you have a preconception of our school why don’t you test that against a real experience, come and meet us for yourself. The Chair of Governors, Dr Alan Jones, and the governing body would like to invite you to visit and take the opportunity to observe, first hand, what an excellent ethos and friendly, inclusive culture runs through our school.

Essential educational requirements

Appropriate degree for subject
Masters level degree related to education (desirable)

Essential qualifications

Teaching qualification in relevant subject

Essential skills and experience

Recent, appropriate further training
Ability to use variety of teaching and learning methods
Able to plan and implement well-structured lessons
Knowledge and understanding of current curriculum development
Self-motivating and able to work on own initiative
High expectations of self, students and staff
Ability to implement, monitor and evaluate the curriculum
Able to meet deadlines
Ability to use data effectively to monitor and evaluate
Good sense of humour; resilience
Experience of using ICT skills effectively
Record of students achieving good academic results
Excellent literacy and numeracy skills

Employee benefits


School overview

School type LA Maintained School
Education phase Secondary
School size 715 pupils enrolled
Age range 11 to 16
Ofsted report View Ofsted report
Website William Allitt School website (opens in a new window)
Contact email apoxon@williamallitt.derbyshire.sch.uk

About William Allitt School

Local Authority Secondary School

School location

Sunnyside, Swadlincote, Derbyshire, DE11 0TL