Teacher of Science - maternity cover

St Martins School (3-16 Learning Community), Oswestry, Shropshire


Job details

Subjects Biology, Chemistry, Physics
Working pattern Part-time only
Salary Main pay range 1 to Main pay range 6, £24,372 to £35,619 per year (full-time equivalent)
Newly qualified teacher Suitable

Job description

We are looking to appoint an exciting and creative teacher to join our experienced team of Science teachers. Applicants must be passionate about teaching Science and demonstrate a strong subject appreciation . This position would be an excellent opportunity for a teacher to learn and develop and would be suitable for an NQT as well as a more experienced teacher.
Applicants must be able to teach all ages up to GCSE.
Being an all-through school, our team of secondary and primary practitioners, deliver a broad and balanced curriculum for our small, community school. 
Please see the person specification and job description for further details.

Essential educational requirements

Degree (or equivalent) in a relevant subject

Essential qualifications

Qualified Teacher Status

Essential skills and experience

Successful experience of teaching Science at Key Stage 3 and Key Stage 4.
Good subject knowledge of Science to GCSE standard and an
interest in developing Primary experience
Good understanding of teaching and assessment methodology
Good knowledge and understanding of recent curriculum developments in Science.
Experience of tracking , mentoring and intervention strategies that impact on achievement.
The ability to motivate and inspire students of all abilities to achieve the very best of which they are capable
The ability to use data to identify trends/target students and take appropriate action
The ability to plan and deliver exciting lessons at each school phase
The ability to work successfully with colleagues from other Science disciplines and the wider ‘through school’ team
The insight and understanding to be an effective tutor
Excellent ICT skills and administrative skills

School overview

School type Academy
Education phase All Through
School size 573 pupils enrolled
Age range 3 to 16
Ofsted report View Ofsted report
Website St Martins School (3-16 Learning Community) website (opens in a new window)
Contact email reception@stmartins3-16.org

About St Martins School (3-16 Learning Community)

As a 3-16 through school at the heart of the community of St Martins, we are able to deliver child centred, individually tailored education because of our small size and unique position in the community. The family ethos of the school surrounds all who work and study here creating a safe, supportive and nurturing environment. We value academic progress and social development equally . Our children are individuals, respected for their differences and celebrated for their strengths. Within this caring family environment our children feel confident to push themselves to achieve the best they can, they enjoy an exciting and sometimes daring curriculum which challenges and stretches them. We love our school and we hope when you visit you will too

School location

Moors Bank, Oswestry, Shropshire, SY10 7BD