Teacher of Science (Chemistry or Physics Specialism)

St Peter's Catholic School, Solihull, West Midlands

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Job details

Job role Suitable for NQTs
Subjects Physics, Chemistry
Working pattern Full-time only
Salary Main pay range 1 to Upper pay range 3, £24,373 to £40,490

Job summary

TEACHER OF SCIENCE (CHEMISTRY OR PHYSICS SPECIALISM)
Required for September 2020
Salary: MPS/UPS

Applications are invited from enthusiastic teachers of Science who are looking to join an outstanding school committed to academic and pastoral excellence.

This full-time permanent post provides an exciting opportunity for NQTs looking to join a highly successful and extremely supportive faculty or experienced colleagues seeking to further their experience in a high achieving 11-18 school. You will be joining a friendly, thriving and collaborative department, where pupil progress and outcomes are excellent and teaching and learning are outstanding. Furthermore, Science subjects are popular A Level choices within our Sixth Form. We welcome applications from candidates who can teach Chemistry or Physics at GCSE and A Level.

St. Peter’s Catholic School is a popular, oversubscribed and successful school, judged “outstanding” in all areas by Ofsted. We pride ourselves on the excellent academic standards that we achieve across all key stages; the pastoral care that we provide and the enrichment opportunities that we offer. As a Teaching School, we take a leading role in Initial Teacher Training, Continuing Professional Development and Research and Development and are involved in a number of national initiatives and projects.

The successful candidate will:
• Have high expectations and a positive outlook
• Be a good/outstanding class practitioner
• Be both creative and independent in their teaching
• Be able to engage and enthuse pupils in learning at all times
• Be focussed on maximising progress for every child through stretch and challenge
• Understand the importance of assessment, feedback and differentiation
• Support the ethos of St. Peter’s School
What we can offer:
• To work with a vibrant, confident staff and pupils
• To work in a school with high expectations and high standards of achievement and behaviour
• To work with supportive families
• Outstanding professional development linked to leadership at all levels
• A positive, warm and supportive working environment where everyone feels valued and
where staff wellbeing is prioritised

St. Peter’s Catholic School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff, contractors and volunteers to share this commitment. The successful applicant will be expected to undertake an enhanced DBS check and other relevant checks as appropriate.

Essential educational requirements

Degree

Essential qualifications

QTS

Essential skills and experience

Applications are invited from enthusiastic teachers of Science who are looking to join an outstanding school committed to academic and pastoral excellence.

This full-time permanent post provides an exciting opportunity for NQTs looking to join a highly successful and extremely supportive faculty or experienced colleagues seeking to further their experience in a high achieving 11-18 school. You will be joining a friendly, thriving and collaborative department, where pupil progress and outcomes are excellent and teaching and learning are outstanding. Furthermore, Science subjects are popular A Level choices within our Sixth Form. We welcome applications from candidates who can teach Chemistry or Physics at GCSE and A Level.

School overview

School type LA Maintained School, Roman Catholic
Education phase Secondary
School size 1285 pupils enrolled
Age range 11 to 18
Ofsted report View Ofsted report
Website St Peter's Catholic School website (opens in a new window)
Contact email recruitment@st-peters.solihull.sch.uk

School location

Whitefields Road, Solihull, West Midlands, B91 3NZ