Head of Science
Head of Science
The school is seeking an experienced professional who:
* Is qualified and confident in teaching all three disciplines in the Science curriculum to GCSE
* Is a strong role model to children and will model the school's very high standards of behaviour and mutual respect
* Has experience in leadership, assessment admin and curriculum planning
* Can lead a strong and successful Science department with a large A-Level cohort to further successes in the next academic year
This role would be on a full-time basis to start at the beginning of the academic year, with pay including TLR and subject to negotiation based on experience.
Our client is a highly successful academy, part of a two-school trust, who have recently received an excellent Ofsted report, with particular praise for the school's learning environment and behaviour expectations- "students' behaviour and attitudes are outstanding". This is a school that balances an inclusive ethos with aspirational teaching and targets- students here make good progress regardless of their background and are supported well both in a pastoral and an academic context. The combination of their non-negotiable behaviour policy and strong sense of community produces students who are ambitious, responsible and empathetic, with the opportunity to participate in charity events for the local community and take up leadership roles contributing to school development. Other community touches such as a school dog contribute to a learning environment that is welcoming, ambitious and harmonious.
The school site is very modern with excellent facilities for Science having enjoyed a £20 million new build in 2017. It is located close to the M25 with easy access via car and bus from Cheshunt, Potters Bar and Enfield.
In order to be considered for this Science position you will need:
* QTS status or equivalent (overseas teachers will be considered with appropriate NARIC certification)
* Enhanced DBS or Overseas Police Checks if necessary
* An updated CV, covering the last 10 years of employment, with 2 recent references
* A legal right to work in the UK (We are not able to offer sponsorship for this role)
Click Apply now to be considered for the opportunity to interview at this over-subscribed Hertfordshire school, or for more information about the role please call Amber on 01727236255, or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
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