We are seeking to appoint an
ambitious, creative and inspiring teacher or ECT with energy, enthusiasm and a
love of Science to join our team. This is a permanent, full-time post commencing
in January 2024.
successful candidate(s) will:
- have a
passion for Science
- have a
passion for working with students
- be able
to plan and deliver high quality teaching
excellent communication have the ability to embrace and contribute to the
vision of the Department and school
- be able
to build relationships quickly
respect to others and be able to embrace the ethos and values of the
positive, optimistic, caring, kind and approachable
willing to be immersed in the life of a busy and successful school
- have the
ability to support, challenge and inspire our students, encouraging them
to achieve the best they can through the promotion of outstanding teaching
are asked to provide the following:
completed application form
- A letter
of application of no more than 2 sides of A4 detailing your experience and
Completed applications should be returned by email to: email@example.com
you wish to arrange a visit to view the School, please do not hesitate to
contact Jo Bruton at firstname.lastname@example.org who will be happy to arrange this.
SAST will conduct online searches of shortlisted candidates. In
line with KCSIE guidance, this will be part of safer recruitment checks, and
the search will purely be based on whether an individual is suitable to work
with children. As care must be taken to avoid unconscious bias and any risk of
discrimination, a person who will not be on the appointment panel will conduct
the searches and will only share information if and when findings are relevant
and of concern.
Sturminster Newton High School is a mixed 11-18
comprehensive school with a good reputation as a small, community focussed
school serving a wide rural catchment area. We are extremely proud of our
school where we set high standards for academic and personal achievement and we
value the size of our school community which allows staff and students know one
another and students to be treated and valued as individuals.
The school promotes a happy and purposeful teaching
environment, where all are supported and encouraged to do their best. “pupils
are now making better progress than they have in previous years.” Ofsted 2018. In September 2021 the school introduced a
broad enrichment programme, designed to compensate for missed opportunities
during the pandemic, where we offer a variety of academic, creative, sporting
and wellbeing activities run by the school and local community.
Safeguarding responsibilities associated with this role will include engagement in regulatory activity, such as administering first aid or supporting an upset child. It will have contact with young people on a day-to day basis. SAST is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. The successful candidate will meet the person specification and is subject to an enhanced DBS and Children’s Barred List check. The post is exempt from the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974 and the amendments to the Exceptions Order 1975, 2013 and 2020.
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