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  • Start date details

    April 2023

  • Closing date

    26 January 2023 at 12pm (midday)

  • Date listed

    11 January 2023


This teaching role is at more than one school in the trust. You can find out more in schools overview.

Job details

Key stage

Key stage 3, Key stage 4, Key stage 5

Working pattern

Contract type


Pay scale

MPS/UPS Depending on Experience

What skills and experience we're looking for

  • be dedicated to improving pupils progress and raising attainment

  • possess the drive and determination to assist students in breaking down barriers inside and outside of education

  • value our respectful environment, ensuring that pupils and colleagues alike respect and support each other to ensure a calm and purposeful site

  • believe that a knowledge and research-led curriculum is the necessary catalyst, with the ability and determination to be part of the Academy’s community to support ambitious, confident and successful students

What the school offers its staff

  • beautiful buildings with state of the art facilities, including specialist fully-equipped science & engineering labs

  • a strong ethos and culture that promotes the belief that all pupils can achieve

  • calm and purposeful learning environments, with high pupil behaviour expectations

  • a warm and welcoming team of teachers and associate staff

  • manageable workload through sensible and efficient policies

  • personalised coaching & CPD programmes alongside an investment in your development

  • a Trust which takes student and faculty welfare seriously

  • a bonus to support relocation for the right candidate

  • Private healthcare from Benenden Health medical, including 24/7 prescription GP service, counselling, access to BUPA hospital network and physiotherapy

  • a genuine opportunity to make a difference by being part of the exciting Trust vision.

Further details about the role

As we continue to grow, and open our Trust-wide Sixth form, T6, next year, Turner Schools is looking to recruit a research-engaged, motivated and dedicatedTeacher of Scienceat one or both of our secondary schools.

As a faculty we are committed to supporting our pupils in becoming confident, with a sense of purpose and a vision for their futures. We want all of our pupils to be successful, achieving qualifications that prepare them to succeed in their ambitions, so that the Turner Science department is a place where all children thrive and knowledge matters.We have high expectations of all our pupils; our behaviour policies assures the highest expectations of behaviour in and out of lessons, creating a calm and purposeful learning environment.

The Science Teams at both Folkestone Academy & Turner Free School are used to working collaboratively, so you would be working within one school, supported by the wider Trust Science department.Our ability to offer an exceptional level of specialist support means that this role could be suitable for an ECT.

The Turner Schools community strongly believes that its purpose is to serve the young people of the local coastal community with a powerful education. Come and join us to be a part of our journey to transform children’s futures, empower families and strengthen our community.

Commitment to safeguarding

Turner Schools is committed to safeguarding children and promoting their welfare. It expects all staff and volunteers to share this same commitment. Any appointment is subject to satisfactory recruitment checks, including an enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) check and an on-line search in order to identify any incidents or issues that have happened and are publicly available on line.Two references are required prior to commencement of employment. We are an equal opportunities employer.

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About the schools

Multi-academy trust
Phone number
01303 842433

School Details

School type
Free School, ages 11 to 18
Education phase
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School size
654 pupils enrolled
Age range
11 to 18

School type
Academy, ages 11 to 19
Education phase
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School size
1135 pupils enrolled
Age range
11 to 19

Arranging a visit to Turner Schools

To arrange a visit and increase the chance of a successful application email caroline.dominguez@turnerschools.com.

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