This job expired on 19 May 2023

  • Closing date

    19 May 2023 at 10:30am

  • Date listed

    23 January 2023

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Full-time equivalent salary


Teacher of Science (Full or Part Time Considered) job summary

Located a short drive from Carlisle city centre, Richard Rose Morton is a rapidly growing 11-16 school, with a shared sixth form located at the site of its sister academy, Richard Rose Central, with whom it works very closely. The state-of-the-art school sits at the heart of its community and has the potential to grow into a truly exceptional school.

Morton Academy has improved year on year since joining United Learning in 2014. The school is dedicated to ensuring each student gains the knowledge, confidence and skills to make a success of their future lives, supported by a state-of-the-art building and a dynamic and exciting learning environment. It is a happy, hardworking and harmonious place. The staff share a dedication and commitment to motivate and inspire students to achieve beyond their expectations. Together they aim to ensure that students receive an excellent experience, every lesson, every day.

We are seeking to appoint a professional and talented Teacher of Science with excellent communication skills to teach throughout the age and ability range.

We seek an enthusiastic, committed and forward looking professional who can contribute to the continuing growth of this important subject area. Applicants will need to demonstrate the ability to be an effective team member, they will show how they have or will contribute strategies and resources to support this department and will show a thorough commitment to student learning.

A teacher acts as a role model and has a central role in promoting high standards for all students, imparting the values, skills and knowledge to become responsible citizens and lifelong learners. This post involves subject teaching and contributing to the development of the subject.

Students' attitudes to learning have a decisive bearing on their attainment and progress and such attitudes are strongly influenced by what happens in the classroom. High quality teaching is at the heart of Morton Academy’s ethos and vision.

You will be joining the school at an exciting time, as we continue our journey towards excellence.

Commitment to safeguarding

Our organisation is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults. We expect all staff, volunteers and trustees to share this commitment.

Our recruitment process follows the keeping children safe in education guidance.

Offers of employment may be subject to the following checks (where relevant):
childcare disqualification
Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS)
online and social media
prohibition from teaching
right to work
satisfactory references
suitability to work with children

You must tell us about any unspent conviction, cautions, reprimands or warnings under the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974 (Exceptions) Order 1975.

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About Richard Rose Morton Academy

School type
Academy, ages 11 to 18
Education phase
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School size
870 pupils enrolled
Age range
11 to 18

School location

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