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  • Start date details

    Easter Term

  • Closing date

    13 December 2023 at 9:25am

  • Date listed

    5 December 2023

Job details

Visa sponsorship

Skilled Worker visas can be sponsored

Key stage

Key stage 3, Key stage 4, Key stage 5

Working pattern

Contract type


Pay scale

MPS/UPS, plus potential TLR

Additional allowances

Potential TLR for Physics Subject Leader

What skills and experience we're looking for

We are looking for a passionate teacher who can demonstrate excellent subject knowledge and a genuine enthusiasm for working with young people.

The post would suit a newly qualified teacher or an experienced practitioner who is confident to teach up to Key Stage 5 in their specialism.

Our ideal candidate:

  • Will be an inspirational and enthusiastic Teacher of Science
  • Capable of building effective working relationships with students and staff
  • Will provide stimulating and engaging experiences for our students, challenging them to achieve beyond their expectations and supporting them to become lifelong learners
  • Willing and committed to developing and sharing outstanding teaching practice
  • Able to able to work in partnership with children, parents, staff, governors and the widercommunity.

What the school offers its staff

The successful candidate will join a stable, well-resourced, and very successful Science department offering a broad range of courses at both pre and post 16. The post would suit a newly qualified teacher or an experienced practitioner who is confident to teach up to Key Stage 5 in their specialism.

Our Subject Offer:

Professional Learning

  • Powerful Science networks which offer rich and meaningful collaboration with colleagues across the trust
  • Coaching through expert curriculum directors
  • Dedicated Science INSET and termly twilight bespoke subject professional learning which is timetabled on the meeting calendar
  • Opportunity to attend and contribute to Science Teach Meet programme
  • Opportunity to attend regular Science CPD through Cambridgeshire and Peterborough Science Learning Partnership

Career progression

  • Opportunities to contribute to trust curriculum and pedagogy development and lead cross-trust projects
  • Leadership secondments to the core trust team

Curriculum and enrichment

  • Shared ‘best of everyone’ curriculum and resourcing which empowers teachers to hone their craft whilst reducing workload burden
  • Range of trust organised enrichment opportunities to inspire and nurture our Scientists; celebrating our wonderful students and the diversity across our family of schools

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About Sawtry Village Academy

School type
Academy, ages 11 to 18
Education phase
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School size
916 pupils enrolled
Age range
11 to 18

Arranging a visit to Sawtry Village Academy

To arrange a visit and increase the chance of a successful application email mtaylor@sawtryva.org.

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