Teacher of Science

Haygrove School, Bridgwater, Somerset


Job details

Job role Suitable for NQTs
Subjects Chemistry, Biology, Physics
Working pattern Full-time only
Salary Main pay range 1 to Upper pay range 3, £24,373 to £40,490

Job summary

We have an exciting opportunity for a dynamic and forward thinking practitioner of Science with a passion for their subject, and the ability to teach all sciences at KS3 and KS4, to join our outstanding team from September 2020. If you are a determined individual with a drive to ensuring students reach their potential, and who can make a significant contribution to our highly successful Science department, then we’d love to hear from you.

Essential educational requirements

• Educated to degree standard or equivalent or a related qualification.
• Completed a PGCE in Science

Essential qualifications

Recognised Qualified Teacher Status
• A commitment to continuing professional development, working to develop professional standards.
Desirable: Ability to teach KS4 Physics and/or Chemistry

Essential skills and experience

• Proven ability to teach Science to GCSE standard.
• Excellent subject knowledge in the post advertised
• Demonstrate success in raising achievement
• Understand the National Curriculum requirements and national strategies to raise student achievement
• Able to demonstrate planning to achieve a purposeful and effective learning environment.
• Able to make good use of Assessment for Learning strategies.
• A commitment to providing stimulating and innovative lessons.
• Excellent ICT skills for personal organisation and to raise standards of learning.
• Confident in the use of data, able to provide analysis and measure impact of interventions
• Appreciates the key role of the tutor in promoting the well-being and progress of each student.
• Strong behaviour management skills

Employee benefits

• A personalised professional development programme
• An inspirational staff team who willingly support each other
• A caring ethos that inspires success for all
• Well motivated and enthusiastic learners
• A wide range of extra-curricular activities
• A full programme of induction and support for new staff
• A culture of high expectation and professional standards

School overview

School type Academy
Education phase Secondary
School size 1063 pupils enrolled
Age range 11 to 16
Ofsted report View Ofsted report
Website Haygrove School website (opens in a new window)
Contact email recruitment506@educ.somerset.gov.uk

School location

Durleigh Road, Bridgwater, Somerset, TA6 7HW