Teacher of Science

Outwood Academy Ormesby, Middlesbrough, Cleveland


Job details

Job role Suitable for NQTs
Subjects Biology, Chemistry, Physics
Working pattern Full-time only
Salary Main pay range 1 to Upper pay range 3, £23,720 to £39,406

Job summary

Outwood Academy Ormesby seeks applications from outstanding applicants with integrity, imagination and energy for this rewarding role.

Do you want to work in a GOOD and rapidly improving academy where “leaders…are committed fully to improving the life chances of their pupils?” Do you want to work within a team who are “tearing down barriers to learning successfully, at a remarkable and breathtaking speed?” (Ofsted 2017)

This is a fantastic opportunity for enthusiastic, driven professionals to join our Family of Schools. An excellent knowledge and understanding of the subject is essential. You must possess the skills and determination to make a significant difference to the lives of our students and share our single goal of ‘students first’. Applications are invited from both newly qualified and experienced professionals.

The Outwood Grange Family of Schools offers:
• The opportunity to work and progress across the Family of Schools.
• The chance to apply for leadership roles in the Deeps working across the whole Academy.
• A full and detailed programme of support and development for NQTs.
• A further comprehensive programme of professional development is provided through the Outwood Institute of Education (formerly the teaching school).

Please note: we may on the interview day make this a permanent regional contract.

We believe that all teaching and support staff posts within our Family of Schools are key posts in terms of supporting student success and achievement across a broad range of subjects and experiences. As such we are keen to recruit dedicated and ambitious professionals who will add value to our Academy in both academic terms and through involvement in the fabric of learning and success beyond the classroom.

The Outwood Grange Academies Trust is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children. All appointments will be subject to a satisfactory enhanced DBS disclosure.

To apply online please visit www.outwood.com

Please contact our HR Department by telephone: 01642 452191 or email: f.gorman@ormesby.outwood.com to arrange a visit to the academy or for further information.

We reserve the right to close advertisements early. Advertisements will therefore close at 12 noon, either on the advertised closing date, or the day the decision has been taken to close the advertisement early.

Closing date: 2 June 2019

Essential educational requirements

A degree in an appropriate discipline related to relevant subject.
Teaching qualification together with Qualified Teacher Status (QTS)

Essential qualifications


A degree in an appropriate discipline related to relevant subject.
Teaching qualification together with Qualified Teacher Status (QTS)

Essential skills and experience

Recent and relevant teaching experience in employment or training
Experience of assessment at Key Stage 3 and 4
Able to use a range of teaching and learning strategies
An understanding for how Assessment for Learning can improve student performance
Confidence in the use of standard computer packages (word processing, email and spreadsheets) and how these can be used to enhance student learning
Able to use student level data to raise standards
Able to work independently and collaboratively as a member of a team
Creative in problem solving together with willingness to take on and try new approaches and ideas
Ability to relate to students in a pleasant and sympathetic manner and to recognise potential child safeguarding issues
Ability to communicate high expectations to all students
Able to communicate both orally and in writing to students and their parents
Sharing good practice across the department

More on how to apply

School overview

School type Academy
Education phase Secondary
School size 757 pupils enrolled
Age range 11 to 16
Ofsted report View Ofsted report
School website Outwood Academy Ormesby website (opens in a new window)
Contact email f.gorman@ormesby.outwood.com

School location

Tothill Avenue, Middlesbrough, Cleveland, TS3 0RH