Teacher of Science - Easter 2020 or September 2020 start Walsall Academy, Walsall, West Midlands

Job description

Walsall Academy are looking to appoint an outstanding teacher and Scientist to the role of Teacher of Science.

Secure knowledge and understanding of the concepts and skills required for the teaching of Science and leading the development of curriculum.

Knowledge and experience of teaching Biology, Chemistry or Physics to GCSE.

Applications are welcome from qualified teachers or NQTs.

Essential educational requirements

Degree in a Science Discipline

Essential qualifications

- QTS status
- Degree in a Science Discipline

Essential skills and experience

Lead by example showing clearly an understanding of the values of the Nolan Principles, ie selflessness, integrity, objectivity, accountability, openness, honesty and leadership

Ability to build and lead a team

Have a clear vision for the Science Department and be able to share the vision effectively

Determination to encourage the highest quality of learning experience for all students

A commitment to equal opportunities

Ability to establish good and productive working relationships

Ability to communicate effectively with staff, students and parents

Ability to meet deadlines

Able to empathise with young people and yet be firm, fair and consistent when dealing with them

Excellent attendance and punctuality

Enthusiasm, personal dynamism, resilience and stamina

Sense of humour and perspective


Personal presence

Employee benefits

Main or upper pay range, as appropriate

About Walsall Academy

Walsall Academy in Bloxwich, Walsall opened in September 2003. The student enrolment is around 1300 with approximately 320 students in the Sixth Form. The School is one of a number of City Academies established in England prior to the expansion of the Academies Programme in 2010 and was originally sponsored by The Mercers’ Company of the City of London and Thomas Telford School. We are now a founder school in the Thomas Telford Multi Academy Trust.

Lichfield Road, Walsall, West Midlands, WS3 3LX
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