- Job role
Suitable for early career teachers
- Working pattern
Monday to Friday 37.5hr per week
- Contract type
- Fixed term (10 months )
- £30,863 - £50,935
TEACHER OF SCIENCE (FIXED TERM CONTRACT UNTIL AUGUST 2022)
Salary: £30,863 to £50,935 depending on experience
Start date: ASAP
Closing date: 13 October 2021
“Education is Success”
An opportunity to work in the only non-private Academy in London that offers both International Baccalaureate (IB) programmes at KS5
Westminster Academy is an Outstanding International Business and Enterprise academy serving a multi-ethnic community in Central London. The Academy has gained national recognition for its work to improve outcomes for students, and its aspirational and inclusive mission and ethos. Our longstanding 1:1 device programme allows WA to thrive as both an onsite and remote learning environment. As a member of the collaborative WA community you will have the opportunity to shape the future of the Academy whilst working alongside an exceptionally talented group of colleagues who are committed to continued professional growth and improvement of the student experience.
Our Science department
Our Science department has transformed student outcomes in recent years and created a “buzz” around science through the relentless energy of staff, its forward-thinking approach to data and the curriculum, and an outstanding extra-curricular provision that takes advantage of our London connections (inc. Imperial College and the Royal Society of Medicine).
Our Science curriculum and pedagogy
At GCSE, our students study Combined Science, with the possibility of Triple Science. Our KS5 science curriculum includes IB Diploma Programme (IBDP) science courses and Applied Science BTEC as part of the IB Careers-Related Programme (IBCP). We would welcome applications from experienced IB educators and those interested in acquiring such experience because they value disciplinary thinking, real-world problem solving, and student-centred pedagogy.
The ideal candidate will be:
An excellent classroom teacher who is committed to the success of each individual student
Experienced in teaching the relevant subject(s) with a relevant university degree
Able to demonstrate an ongoing commitment to their own professional growth and development
What we offer:
An excellent programme of continuing professional development
Possibility of Key Stage 5 teaching
Relevant training with the International Baccalaureate for teachers of Key Stage 5
The opportunity to develop personally and professionally, including mentors for NQTs, structured performance management and opportunities to advance to positions of greater responsibility
A commitment to staff well being, including access to the local gym, weekly fitness sessions, staff social events, Perkbox membership with associated benefits
How to apply:
Please find the job description and application form (parts 1 and 2) available to download below. For further details or to apply, please contact us via email at :
CVs are not accepted.
Applying for the job
For further details and information on how to apply including the application form please visit our website (www.westminsteracademy.org.uk)