6 days remaining to apply

  • Expected start date

    1 September 2021

  • Application deadline

    18 June 2021 at 11:59pm

  • Date listed

    4 June 2021

Job details

Job role
Teacher, Suitable for NQTs
Subject
Science
Working pattern
Full-time only
Contract type
Permanent
Salary
MPR/UPR

Job summary

Horbury Academy are looking to appoint an enthusiastic and inspiring Teacher of Science. The Science department at Horbury Academy are a thriving team of professionals who are passionate about inspiring a love of all things science and believe they can challenge students to raise achievement at all levels in Science. 

We are looking for a professional who can teach in one or more science subject specialism i.e. Biology, Chemistry or Physics. The ability or desire to teach at A Level would also be encouraged. 

The Science department at Horbury Academy is supported by an excellent team of technicians with an abundance of resources and equipment to aid lessons and learning. The department value challenge and active participation. The successful applicant will relentlessly pursue instilling an interest in their subject amongst all pupils, you will be innovative, with demonstrable resilience, vision and energy. 

We are looking for someone who will enthuse, engage, motivate and challenge students to raise achievement. If you have the vision and skills to deliver inspirational teaching whilst having the focus and drive to ensure successful outcomes are reached we’d love to hear from you. We value challenge and active participation. 

Applications are welcomed from teachers across the experience range: we offer an extensive programme of academy and Trust CPD, to help you grow and develop as an excellent practitioner - whether NQT or more experienced. If you have the vision and skills to deliver inspirational teaching whilst having the focus and drive to ensure successful outcomes are reached we’d love to hear from you. 

Horbury Academy is part of the Accord Multi Academy Trust which is a Wakefield based Trust; all four academies in the Trust are closely located to one another which lends itself to many opportunities to work closely and collaboratively. All academies are within a three mile radius of one another and can be found a short drive off junction 40 of the M1. 

Talk to our staff or pupils and you will find out how proud we are of our unique academy, its supportive atmosphere and strong team ethos. We’re more than happy to show prospective applicants around, and encourage interested candidates to visit and see what makes us great! Contact the HR team on 01924 282748 or hr@accordmat.org and we’ll make the arrangements or would be happy to answer any other questions you may have. 

For more details, or if you’re ready to apply, visit our website at https://horbury.accordmat.org/recruitment/ where you will find the application form available to download.  

Please return completed application forms to the Accord HR Department at hr@accordmat.org. 

Closing date for applications is: Friday 18 June 2021 

Interviews are expected to be held week commencing 21 June 2021 

Horbury Academy is committed equal opportunities and to the safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. The post is subject to an Enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service check.

Applying for the job

For more details, or if you’re ready to apply, visit our website at https://horbury.accordmat.org/recruitment/ where you will find the application form available to download.

Please return completed application forms to the Accord HR Department at hr@accordmat.org.

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Supporting documents

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School overview

School type
Academy, ages 11 to 16
Education phase
Secondary
School size
1057 pupils enrolled
Age range
11 to 16
Contact email
hr@accordmat.org

About Horbury Academy

Horbury is part of the Accord Multi Academy Trust which is a Wakefield based Trust; all four academies in the Trust are closely located to one another which lends itself to many opportunities to work closely and collaboratively. All academies are within a three-mile radius of one another and can be found a short drive off junction 40 of the M1. Horbury Academy is a mixed, 11-16 academy, situated on the outskirts of Wakefield. We are immensely proud of our academy, staff and students and strongly believe that all students are entitled to experience the full breadth of education; reflected through our curriculum model that encourages learners to study a broad range of subjects. From securing academic success to securing success in extra-curricular activity, our staff are fully committed to ensuring that all pupils make the most of their time at Horbury Academy. Alongside our extensive curricular and extra-curricular offer, we provide excellent pastoral care for our students; tailored to their individual needs. Our environment and academy building is purpose built, under one roof, allowing for a unique community and supportive feel. Our facilities are used during the Academy day and outside of Academy hours by a wide range of community partners including Horbury Churches Together, Horbury Brownies and Guides, Horbury Spice Dancers, Ossett Town Juniors, Pageant Players, Phoenix Netball and Horbury & Ossett Music Centre to name but a few.

School location

Wakefield Road, Wakefield, West Yorkshire, WF4 5HE

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