25 days remaining to apply

  • Expected start date

    23 August 2021

  • Application deadline

    7 July 2021 at 12:00pm

  • Date listed

    7 June 2021

Job details

Job role
Teacher
Subject
Science
Working pattern
Full-time only
Contract type
Fixed term (Until July 2022)
Salary
£25,714 - £36,961 (MPS)

Job summary

For August 2021, we are seeking to appoint an outstanding teacher of Science to join our high performing and outstanding department at Avanti Fields Secondary School. The position will be suitable for both a newly qualified and a more experienced teacher. The successful applicant will should be able to deliver KS3 and KS4. 

Avanti Fields School is a new all-through school which welcomed the first intake of Year 7 students in September 2018. The school is rapidly expanding, and will grow year by year to a full cohort of 1,320. This is an exciting time to join the school as it continues its journey to outstanding. 

Avanti Fields is a Hindu-designated faith school, part of the growing family of Avanti schools. However, staff and students at Avanti Fields School do not originate from any specific faith background. Applications are welcome from practitioners of any faith and from those of none; they will, however, be expected to be in full sympathy with the unique ethos and vision of the School. 

The staff team at Avanti Fields School are passionate about our school and are relentlessly focused on improving the achievement and opportunities for all our students. All staff that work at the school will need to subscribe to our ethos and values and seek to improve and develop their own practice and performance for the benefit of our students. This is a unique opportunity to help develop a new and innovative school which is driven by three key elements for both students and staff:

 • Educational excellence
 • Character formation
 • Spiritual insight 

As a genuine all-through school, we are in the position to make a long term, lasting and positive impact on our students’ lives. The behaviour of learners in our schools is excellent and our parents, carers and students are highly aspirational. 

We believe in high expectations, challenge and support to enable our students to understand and develop into the best version of themselves. Through coaching and time allocated to professional development, we support our teachers and TAs to excel in creating a highly successful learning environment for our students and we are an ambitious team who strive to ensure that all students enjoy learning and surpass expectations. 

Avanti Fields School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and requires all staff, governors and volunteers to share this commitment. All successful candidates are required to have a DBS check. 

References will be taken up for all short-listed candidates prior to interview. 

We welcome applications from all ages, gender, background and from candidates with disabilities. 

This position is not suitable for a job share. 

If you have any questions about the post prior to an application, please email Manisha Wadhwana–PA to the Principal : Manisha.Wadhwana@avanti.org.uk. 

This is a rolling advert and applications will be reviewed weekly.

Applying for the job

To apply please visit our website www.avanti.org.uk/careers or click on the link below.

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Supporting documents

If you need these documents in an accessible format, please contact the school.

School overview

School type
Free School, Hindu, ages 3 to 16
Education phase
Primary, Secondary, 16-19
School size
212 pupils enrolled
Age range
3 to 16
Contact email
careers@avanti.org.uk

About Avanti Fields School

Avanti Fields School is a new all-through school which welcomed the first intake of Year 7 students in September 2018. The school is rapidly expanding, and will grow year by year to a full cohort of 1,320. This is an exciting time to join the school as it continues its journey to outstanding. Avanti Fields is a Hindu-designated faith school, part of the growing family of Avanti schools. However, staff and students at Avanti Fields School do not originate from any specific faith background. Applications are welcome from practitioners of any faith and from those of none; they will, however, be expected to be in full sympathy with the unique ethos and vision of the School. 

School location

2 Bruce Street, Leicester, LE3 0AF

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