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  • Earliest start date

    8 January 2024

  • Latest start date

    8 April 2024

  • Closing date

    18 December 2023 at 9am

  • Date listed

    6 December 2023

Job details

Visa sponsorship

Visas cannot be sponsored

Key stage

Key stage 3, Key stage 4

Working pattern

Contract type

Fixed term - 8 months

Full-time equivalent salary

Between £30,000 and £46,525 per annum, pro rata

Pay scale


What skills and experience we're looking for

  • We are seeking a well-qualified, lively, highly motivated specialist and innovative thinker to further strengthen the provision in Science in this forward thinking school.
  • You will be able to demonstrate up-to-date knowledge of teaching, learning and personalisation strategies and be responsible for maintaining the highest quality of monitoring and evaluating whilst improving the standard of achievement for all students.
  • You will be confident in your abilities to teach effectively and a specialism in either Biology, Chemistry or Physics is essential. You will be adept in creating a supportive, encouraging and safe learning environment for students of all diverse backgrounds.

What the school offers its staff

  • We provide an excellent and challenging education which seeks to enable all students to make maximum progress in their learning and gain a great sense of personal development and achievement. We strongly believe in personalisation and encouraging enquiring minds.
  • The school highly values the importance of developing a community environment in which mutual respect and individual talents are nurtured.
  • This is an exciting opportunity for a well-qualified Science teacher, with a specialism in either Biology, Chemistry or Physics. The successful candidate will be expected to play a full part in the academic, pastoral and social life of the school, to act as personal tutor and to take part in the school's programme of professional development.
  • We have a fantastic team of staff and you will be fully supported by an experienced faculty lead, who shares a vision of effective teaching and learning founded on collaborative planning, assessment and instruction, and who help each other to continually improve practice. We have an open-door culture and reflective ethos where we use lesson study to learn from each other all the time.

Commitment to safeguarding

The school is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff to share this commitment. All posts are subject to an enhanced DBS clearance. Please note that in line with Keeping Children Safe in Education 2022, an online search will be carried out as part of our due diligence on shortlisted candidates.

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About Skipton Girls' High School

School type
Academy, ages 11 to 18
Education phase
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School size
889 pupils enrolled
Age range
11 to 18
Phone number
01756 707600

Skipton Girls’ High School is known for its culture of excellence: our students are articulate, confident and future focused. During their time with us, students are taught that success is created when you learn from mistakes, treat others with compassion and celebrate the power that diversity within communities brings. Skipton Girls’ High School fosters a sense of belonging through our vertical tutoring system that joins together the whole school community to learn and support one another. Our curriculum is designed to challenge students academically and encourages deep thinking and creativity. Teachers are experts in their subjects and are committed to helping students flourish in their personal development. They nurture and inspire our students to think beyond the classroom and prepare them for the outside world. Above all, we are preparing our students for a world beyond Skipton Girls’ High School, where they can stand tall and realise their full potential.

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