Teacher of Science

Causeway School, Eastbourne, East Sussex


Job details

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

Job description

From January 2020 we require an additional Science Teacher to join our successful Science Department at Causeway School. The department consists of a Head of Science, 3 full time Science Teachers, 2 part time Science Teachers, a Senior Science Technician and a part time Science Technician. All science lessons take place in dedicated Science rooms. Each room is equipped with an interactive whiteboard.

Students are taught in ability set groups from Year 7 through to Year 11. Key stage 4 students follow the OCR Gateway combined Science GCSE and Triple Science GCSE.

We seek, therefore, a committed and dynamic classroom practitioner and leader who will have the capability to contribute positively to the teaching and learning in this department. A high standard of teaching and learning is essential.

All teaching staff have pastoral responsibilities and it is intended that the successful candidate will become a tutor. We regard the work of the tutor as a key element in the lives of our students.

Causeway School has an exciting future as we work with Swale Academies Trust and strive to become one of the most improved schools in the country. We invest in teachers that are passionate about their subject and encourage teaching that is innovative.

Interested applicants are welcome to contact Elaine Gardner, Headteacher’s PA, by e-mail or telephone (egardner@causewayschool.org or 01323 465702) to discuss this post.

Closing Date: 9am Wednesday 16th October 2019

Interviews: Week commencing 21st October 2019

Essential educational requirements

You will hold an undergraduate degree in order to be considered for this role.

Essential qualifications

You will hold QTS in order to be considered for this role.

Essential skills and experience

You will ideally have experience teaching Science at secondary phase level in order to be considered for this role.

School overview

School type LA Maintained School
Education phase Secondary
School size 524 pupils enrolled
Age range 11 to 16
Ofsted report View Ofsted report
Website Causeway School website (opens in a new window)
Contact email egardner@causewayschool.org

About Causeway School

Causeway School is a small 11-16 comprehensive school of 525 students. The building is 20 years old, has excellent facilities and a positive, vibrant setting. Our students are at the centre of everything we do; putting their achievement first, within a caring community rich with opportunity is our moral imperative

School location

Larkspur Drive, Eastbourne, East Sussex, BN23 8EJ