48 days remaining to apply

  • Job start date

    1 September 2023

  • Closing date

    24 March 2023 at 12pm (midday)

  • Date listed

    23 January 2023

Job details

Key stage

Key stage 3, Key stage 4, Key stage 5

Working pattern

Contract type

Permanent

Pay scale

MPS/UPS

What skills and experience we're looking for

The successful candidate will be someone with a passion for their subject who will inspire and engage our students, and who will actively assist in the further development of science within the School. You will join a committed, hardworking and friendly department who work closely together to achieve the best possible outcomes for our students.

What the school offers its staff

We have very good teaching facilities, including state of the art facilities for 6th form, an excellent programme of CPD and offer candidates the opportunity to teach across the 11-18 age range in a disciplined, orderly and supportive environment.

At The Bicester School we pride ourselves on having successfully created an ethos that is nurturing, but challenging, and fully inclusive to all staff and students. We are fortunate to be located in a rural part of North Oxfordshire with excellent transport links.

Further details about the role

An exciting opportunity has arisen for an enthusiastic, highly motivated professional to join us from September 2023 in a supportive and team-orientated School graded as ‘Good’ in all categories. Ofsted June 2018).

Our Science Department has grown in strength with the current team and we are looking for a passionate and forward-thinking individual who will contribute to the current teaching and learning strategies and develop their own teaching practice with our support. You will have good classroom management skills and excellent subject knowledge.

Applications are welcomed from both ECT’s and experienced practitioners.


Commitment to safeguarding

Due to this post having access to children and/or vulnerable adults, candidates will be required to undertake a Disclosure and Barring Service check. The possession of a criminal record will not necessarily prevent an applicant from obtaining this post, as all cases are judged individually according to the nature of the role and information provided. The Bicester School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. We undertake social media checks on all shortlisted candidates in accordance with DFE statutory guidance ‘KCSIE 2022’.

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About The Bicester School

School type
Academy, ages 11 to 18
Education phase
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School size
1295 pupils enrolled
Age range
11 to 18
Phone number
01869243331

The Bicester School is an 11-18 school, graded as Good in all categories by Ofsted in June 2018. Our GCSE results are above the national average and our Progress 8 score is positive. On the 1 August 2015, we became an Academy, joining the Activate Learning group, a well-respected provider of specialist UTC and sixth form education in the Oxfordshire region.

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