Teacher of Science East Bergholt High School, Colchester

Job description

Start date either Easter or September 2020 or earlier if possible

We wish to appoint, an enthusiastic, dynamic and well qualified teacher to deliver Science across KS3, and at least two Science disciplines to GCSE level. The successful candidate will be joining a friendly and supportive Science team with a proven record of academic success. The post would be suitable for new entrants to the profession or colleagues seeking to develop and broaden their experience.

East Bergholt High School is set in beautiful "Constable Country" on the Essex/Suffolk border. We are within easy reach of both Ipswich and Colchester. Learning is at the heart of our work. We care passionately about our students as individuals, and support and encourage them to achieve success in all aspects of School life.

For an informal discussion about the post, or to arrange a visit prior to application, please contact the Headteacher’s PA Miss Kylie Sayer on 01206 298 200.

East Bergholt High School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expect all staff to share this commitment. The successful candidate will be required to provide references, undergo employment checks and an enhanced disclosure via the DBS.

Essential educational requirements

Degree or equivalent in a Science subject

Essential qualifications

Qualified Teacher Status
Teaching degree or equivalent

Essential skills and experience

• Successful teaching across the 11-16 age range
• A commitment and ability to fulfill the role of a tutor
• A commitment to raising achievement
• Involvement in recent professional development (ITT for NQT)
• Knowledge of current procedures and strategies for raising standards
• Concept of recent curriculum changes
• Team membership skills
• Resilience, commitment, energy and enthusiasm
• Creativity and imagination and a sense of humour
• Good organisational and time-management skills


About East Bergholt High School

East Bergholt High School is set in beautiful "Constable Country" on the Essex/Suffolk border. We are within easy reach of both Ipswich and Colchester. Learning is at the heart of our work. We care passionately about our students as individuals, and support and encourage them to achieve success in all aspects of School life.

Address
Heath Road, Colchester, CO7 6RJ
Phase
Secondary
Type
Academy
Website
East Bergholt High School website (opens in a new window)