Teacher of Science/Physics (Maternity Cover)

Bellerive FCJ Catholic College, Liverpool, Merseyside


Job details

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

Job summary

The Governors are seeking to appoint an enthusiastic, suitably qualified and experienced teacher of Science/Physics on a maternity cover from May 2020. The successful candidate will be joining a department with high expectations. The appointed candidate will be required to teach Science/Physics up to GCSE, using a variety of methods and approaches to match curricular objectives and the range of pupil needs, ensuring equal opportunity for all pupils. The post-holder will set high expectations for all pupils, to deepen their knowledge and understanding, maximising achievement in these subjects and contribute to the further development of the department.

Essential educational requirements

An appropriate honours degree in the subject

Essential qualifications

An appropriate honours degree in the subject


Essential skills and experience

•Classroom teaching experience within the secondary age range, with excellent subject knowledge up to A-Level standard
•Understanding of pupils’ development
•Knowledge of effective teaching and learning strategies across the age and ability range
•Experience of the application of ICT within Teaching and Learning
•Excellent oral and written communication skills.
•Effective classroom management skills
•High level of ICT skills
•Commitment, enthusiasm and integrity
•The ability to work as part of a team
•Ability to form and maintain appropriate relationships and personal boundaries with children and young people
•Ability to prioritise time effectively and plan ahead
•A willingness to be involved in the wider life of the school
•To be fully sympathetic with the aims of a Catholic school. Bellerive FCJ provides a holistic education, which is firmly rooted in the teachings of the Catholic Church and the values and vision of an FCJ education

More on how to apply

School overview

School type Academy, Roman Catholic
Education phase Secondary
School size 867 pupils enrolled
Age range 11 to 18
Ofsted report View Ofsted report
School website Bellerive FCJ Catholic College website (opens in a new window)
Contact email brennanc@bellerivefcj.org

About Bellerive FCJ Catholic College

School location

1 Aigburth Drive, Liverpool, Merseyside, L17 3AA