We are now
seeking a skilled and committed teacher to join the Science department. This
position will entail working closely with the Head of Science and other
post-holders in the Science team to support the achievement of students at Isaac
Newton Academy. You will have a chance to collaborate with other Ark teachers and leaders across the network,
where there are numerous opportunities to develop knowledge and expertise.
At Isaac Newton Academy, we
are highly ambitious for our students, and our staff are pivotal to our
success. As part of the staff team, you will have the opportunity to work with
great colleagues and develop your career through an outstanding professional
development programme. You will be encouraged to be a reflective and open
practitioner and be supported by the expertise of the Principal and experienced
network colleagues, to develop yourself as an outstanding teacher.
In addition, we offer
attractive remuneration, above the national pay scales as well as a range of benefits.
The successful candidate will:
- be a strong
teacher with a proven track record of securing excellent outcomes
- have up-to-date
knowledge of subject curricula and assessment requirements for Science
- be passionate
about Science education and the importance the subject has in the wider culture
and ethos of the academy
ambition to grow and develop
Newton Academy is a non-denominational, non-selective school, welcoming
students of all backgrounds from the local community. We opened in 2012 with
our inaugural cohort of 180 year 7 students.
Isaac Newton Academy is an all through school with students from Reception to
Year 13. Our mission is to equip every student with the knowledge, learning power and character
necessary for success at university
and beyond, and to pursue their passions and interests.
The school was founded on the belief that all pupils
can make dramatic progress within the right environment. Students, teachers,
staff and parents are committed to making Isaac Newton a vibrant and inclusive
learning community in which everyone can succeed.
We offer a rich curriculum emphasising core academic
subjects, whilst providing the facilities, time and specialist staff to ensure
students develop across a range of subjects. Music is at the heart of our school,
with every student learning an instrument and all secondary students having the
chance to be part of our Big Band ensembles.
Our school won Secondary School of the Year in the
2018 Shine a Light Awards for its commitment to developing pupils’
communication skills and was shortlisted for Secondary School of the Year in
the 2018 TES Awards.
information on this brilliant opportunity as well as the fantastic benefits
available, please see the job description and person specification below.
If you would
like to have an informal discussion with the Principal about the role, or if
you have any technical questions about the application process please contact
his Executive Assistant, Sam Jones at email@example.com. We look forward to receiving your application.
will be reviewed periodically, and the school may close the vacancy early if
high numbers of applications are received so early applications are advisable.
To read more
about Ark, please visit https://arkonline.org/about-us/what-we-do
committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young
people in our academies. In order to meet this responsibility, we follow a rigorous
selection process which will include questions about safeguarding.
is outlined here,
but can be provided in more detail if requested. All successful candidates will
be subject to an enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service.
Ark is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people in its academies.
Ark requires all employees to undertake an enhanced DBS check. You are required, before appointment, to disclose any unspent conviction, cautions, reprimands or warnings under the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974 (Exceptions) Order 1975. Non-disclosure may lead to termination of employment. However, disclosure of a criminal background will not necessarily debar you from employment - this will depend upon the nature of the offence(s) and when they occurred.
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