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  • Start date details

    September 2024

  • Closing date

    3 January 2024 at 9am

  • Date listed

    28 November 2023

Job details

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Key stage

Key stage 3, Key stage 4

Working pattern

Contract type


Pay scale

Main Teachers Pay Scale M1 to M6

What skills and experience we're looking for

We are seeking to appoint an ambitious, creative and inspiring teacher or ECT with energy, enthusiasm and a love of Science to join our team. This is a permanent, full-time post, commencing in September 2024.

The successful candidate will:

  • have a passion for science
  • have a passion for working with students
  • be able to plan and deliver high quality teaching
  • have excellent communication have the ability to embrace and contribute to the vision of the Department and school
  • be able to build relationships quickly
  • show respect to others and be able to embrace the ethos and values of the School
  • be positive, optimistic, caring, kind and approachable
  • be willing to be immersed in the life of a busy and successful school
  • have the ability to support, challenge and inspire our students, encouraging them to achieve the best they can through the promotion of outstanding teaching and learning

What the school offers its staff

We are offering the successful candidate the opportunity...

  • To join a friendly and supportive team, including a full-time technician.
  • To promote success through delivery of a bespoke, spiralled curriculum written with our students at the very centre.
  • To work with students across the full age and ability range in an 11-16 School.
  • To help shape our Key Stage 4 curriculum as we move towards realising our 5-year curriculum plan (currently in year 3 of implementation).
  • To work in an innovative and outward looking school and department.

There are many factors which will support this opportunity:

  • Excellent existing links with local and national organisations to promote STEM outside of lessons.
  • Links with other schools in the academy Trust, the Somerset Science Leads group (with the opportunity for the right candidate to get involved in meetings alongside the Curriculum Team Lead) and the Stimulating Physics Network (SPN).
  • Proactive and supportive SLT link.
  • A well-developed ECT offer.

Commitment to safeguarding

Safeguarding responsibilities associated with this role will include engagement in regulatory activity, such as administering first aid or supporting an upset child. It will have contact with young people on a day-to day basis. SAST is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. The successful candidate will meet the person specification and is subject to an enhanced DBS and Children’s Barred List check. The post is exempt from the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974 and the amendments to the Exceptions Order 1975, 2013 and 2020.

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About King Arthur's School

School type
Academy, ages 11 to 16
Education phase
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School size
463 pupils enrolled
Age range
11 to 16

Arranging a visit to King Arthur's School

To arrange a visit and increase the chance of a successful application email claire.hamblin@kingarthurs.org.uk.

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