Teacher of Science *required for ASAP/Easter start*

Sirius Academy West, Hull


Job details

Job role Suitable for NQTs
Subject Science
Working pattern Full-time only
Salary Main pay range 1 to Main pay range 6, £24,373 to £35,971

Job summary

In addition to carrying out the professional duties of a qualified teacher in accordance with the current DCSF Teachers’ Pay and Conditions document, the post holder shall work with Director of Science to deliver the accountabilities detailed below.

• Plan, prepare and teach lessons to students assigned to him/her according to the students’ educational needs with reference to prior attainment, SEN and English as an additional language as required.
• Teach across the age and ability range, in line with the National Curriculum programmes of study, in such a way as to challenge and inspire students of all abilities.
• Assess, record and report on the development, progress and attainment of students assigned to him/her in line with Academy policies.
• Contribute to the planning and implementation of the curriculum in accordance with National Curriculum, Academy and subject guidelines.
• Liaise with colleagues to ensure a coherent programme of study for the students assigned to him/her. Supervise support staff and provide cover work as appropriate.
• Set high expectations for students’ behaviour establishing and maintaining a good standard of discipline through well focused teaching and through positive and productive relationships
• Be familiar with, support and reinforce the aims, ethos, policies and procedures of the Academy and curriculum area with students, staff and parents where appropriate.
• Promote enrichment and extension activities related to the subject.
• Be responsible for an aspect of the Curriculum Development / Improvement Plan, as agreed with the Curriculum Leader/Director.
• Participate in meetings in the school, which relate to the efficient management of the school or the objective of raising standards within the department and Academy.
• Perform role of form tutor and assisting in general organisation, behaviour and order of the Academy.
• Undertake all necessary work to enable pupils to enter public examinations.

Essential educational requirements

Qualifications – Essential:
• Qualified Teacher Status
• Degree or equivalent
Qualifications – Desirable:
• Additional qualification or expertise to contribute to Academy enrichment
• Ability to contribute to other subject delivery
• Commitment to further professional training

Essential qualifications

Knowledge – Essential:
• An awareness of the Science National Curriculum
• An awareness of the issues around monitoring academic performance

Essential skills and experience

Experience – Essential:
• Ability to work under pressure, achieve quality work and meet competing deadlines
• Ability to raise standards in the Academy
• Successful KS3 and KS4 teaching experience in Science
• Successful relationships with learners

More on how to apply

School overview

School type Academy
Education phase Secondary
School size 1551 pupils enrolled
Age range 11 to 18
Ofsted report View Ofsted report
School website Sirius Academy West website (opens in a new window)
Contact email jobs@siriusacademy.org.uk

About Sirius Academy West

School location

296 Anlaby Park Road South, Hull, HU4 7JB