Teacher of Science

Fakenham Academy, Fakenham, Norfolk, NR21 9QT

2 days remaining to apply

  • Start date details

    Feb 2023 or as soon as possible thereafter

  • Closing date

    5 December 2022 at 12pm (midday)

  • Date listed

    22 November 2022

Job details

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Key stage 3, Key stage 4, Key stage 5

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What skills and experience we're looking for


We are seeking to appoint an inspiring and energetic Teacher of Science with a commitment to achieving excellence for all our students. The successful candidate will be an enthusiastic Science teacher and have a passion for their subject. They will have a clear focus and understanding of what makes outstanding teaching and learning and provide excellent outcomes for students. This is an opportunity to join a welcoming, highly committed and professional team. An ability to teach our A level students in your specialism would be an advantage.

The successful candidate would need to start in post in February 2023 or soon as possible thereafter.

To find out more about this role, please feel free to contact Helen Bell, Head of Science by email - hbell@fakenhamacademy.org.

Application Closing Date will be Monday 5 December 2022 (12 noon) Interview will take place on Friday 9 December 2022

What the school offers its staff

Fakenham Academy is a local school with high ambitions and a key drive for continuous improvement. We believe that education is the key to transforming life chances, and that by creating an outstanding learning environment where all students are happy and taught well we will enhance their prospects to become productive, successful citizens of the future. Our core standards include high expectations of everyone in our learning community; good discipline consistently applied; reliably good quality teaching; a commitment from parents to work in partnership with the academy and respectful, positive relationships between everyone in our learning community. For us it is about educating the whole child through a diverse and broad curriculum and making sure they are prepared to enter today’s modern world, as well rounded capable young men and women. Our latest Ofsted inspection recognised the high level standard we work hard to deliver resulting in being rated a “good” school in all aspects of the inspection.

Commitment to safeguarding

The Trust is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, therefore all applicants must be prepared to undergo a number of checks to confirm their suitability to work with children and young people. The Trust welcomes applications from all sectors of the community. In accordance with the Department of Education’s “Keeping Children Safe in Education”, references will be sought on all short-listed candidates before interview.

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About Fakenham Academy

School type
Academy, ages 11 to 18
Education phase
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School size
794 pupils enrolled
Age range
11 to 18
Phone number
01328 857007

Arranging a visit to Fakenham Academy

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