The Whitstable School is looking
to appoint an enthusiastic and innovative Science Teacher to join our team,
with the option to also take on the role of STEM Coordinator to lead our
school’s STEM initiatives and work in collaboration with other Swale Academy
The ideal candidate will be an ambitious professional with the ability
to teach across key stages, someone who can bring out the best in every child
and make all aspects of the Science curriculum engaging, and will join a school
which is dynamic and inspiring; creating a culture of outstanding success
amongst our students. As a key member of the team, you will play a lead role in
curriculum development alongside progressing and enhancing the teaching
practice of others within the school and beyond.
The role of STEM coordinator
will be to;
- Develop and implement a comprehensive STEM
program aligned with educational goals.
- Foster a culture of innovation and inquiry
within the school community.
- Organise STEM-related events, workshops, and
- Collaborate with teachers to integrate STEM
concepts into the curriculum.
- Identify and acquire resources and partnerships
to support STEM initiatives.
- Track and assess the impact of STEM programs on
student learning and engagement.
We can offer you:
- Additional non-contact teaching time and a
recruitment and retention supplement as part of the STEM coordinator role
- Hard working and committed students who enjoy
studying science and perform very strongly
- The opportunity to join a dedicated team of
supportive and friendly teachers.
- Teaching across Key Stages 3 and 4 with the
choice to teach at 5.
- Centralised behaviour policies, collaborative
centralised planning and whole class feedback strategies to support workload.
- A positive, supportive community of staff,
parents and the Trust.
- Potential Trust wide opportunities.
Our school is part of Swale Academies Trust, a
leading multi-academy trust for school improvement. We are privileged to be
able to offer our staff a vibrant and ICT-rich working environment, situated in
the highly desirable location of Whitstable, Kent.
Please visit www.thewhitstableschool.org.uk
and our X page @TheWhitSchool for more about our school.
We are an Equal Opportunities employer and seek to reflect the diverse
community we serve.
Please complete the application form, describing how you meet the
criteria listed on the person specification. Applications are welcome from
anyone who meets the stated requirements; please note that we cannot accept
Early applications are encouraged; interviews may be held before the
published closing date.
If you are interested in this post, please contact Simon Baker at email@example.com or 01227 931300.
Applications should be made via Kent Teach. Please note, we cannot accept CVs.
If you experience any difficulty in completing the application form,
please contact firstname.lastname@example.org or
01795 905989 (option 2)
We are happy to discuss any support you may need during your
application process as part of our reasonable adjustment approach.
In accordance with current GDPR compliance we will not keep any details
/ application forms on file once the position is filled.
Interview Dates: TBC
Swale Academies Trust is
committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young
people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. This post is exempt from ROA and will require
an enhanced DBS disclosure.
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