Teacher of Science (TLR available for right candidate) The Charles Dickens School, Broadstairs, Kent

Job description

OUR SCHOOL

This is an exciting time to join The Charles Dickens School, as it joined Barton Court Academy Trust (BCAT) on 1 March 2017, working in partnership with Barton Court Grammar School, an outstanding rated co-educational grammar school in Canterbury. This new venture will see The Charles Dickens students and staff benefit from outstanding leadership and the sharing of best practice. The Trust is committed to excellence in professional development.

THE POST

An outstanding Teacher of Science is required for January 2020 or sooner in this over-subscribed non-selective, co-educational school which benefits from the state-of-the-art new buildings and is situated in a beautiful part of the South East coast. The School enjoys a good reputation locally, with dedicated colleagues and enthusiastic students. Staff hold high expectations for all students and work tirelessly to continue to raise attainment and achievement.

The successful candidate should be highly qualified, dynamic and able to deliver outstanding lessons. This post offers an excellent opportunity to work within a strong, successful and supportive department and would suit an enthusiastic NQT or a more experienced professional looking to further their expertise.

A TLR may be available for the right candidate.

HOW TO APPLY

Applications for this post should be made online only using the School’s application form. CVs will not be accepted. On the website visit the Information page and click on Recruitment. Please email your application to recruitment@cds.kent.sch.uk. If you wish to discuss the post or to arrange a visit, please contact Mrs A Ormsby, Personnel Assistant.

The Charles Dickens School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. The post is subject to an Enhanced Disclosure application via the Disclosure & Barring Service and a check against the ISA Barred List for Children.

Essential educational requirements

Suitable degree
QTS

Essential qualifications

Qualified Teacher Status

Essential skills and experience

Evidence of continued personal and professional development
Recent experience of working with students across the secondary age range including GCSE
Recent experience in raising students’ attainment
An understanding of the use of assessment to inform planning
Understanding and interpreting data to identify and act upon underachievement and underperformance.

Employee benefits

CPD
Kent Rewards
TLR payment available
Supportive leadership team


About The Charles Dickens School

The Charles Dickens School joined Barton Court Academy Trust (BCAT) on 1 March 2017, working in partnership with Barton Court Grammar School, an outstanding rated co-educational grammar school in Canterbury. This new venture will see The Charles Dickens students and staff benefit from outstanding leadership and the sharing of best practice. The Trust is committed to excellence in professional development.

Address
Broadstairs Road, Broadstairs, Kent, CT10 2RL
Phase
Secondary
Type
Academy
Website
The Charles Dickens School website (opens in a new window)