Head of Science

Lincoln, Lincolnshire
Date Posted:20 Mar 2019
£34659 - £48531 per annum

Head of Science

Lincoln, Lincolnshire
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We are recruiting! We are currently looking for an experienced science teacher looking for a permanent head of department role in Lincoln.

Tradewind are working with a partnership school in Lincoln searching for a Head of Science. This is a middle leadership position and is central to the development of the academy, and as such, they are looking for an outstanding practitioner. The successful candidate will lead a team of 8 staff, including 2 science technicians, overseeing the teaching of Science through to A - Level. This position will start in September 2019.

The academy is a thrilling 11-18 academy, situation close to the cultural quarter of the historic city of Lincoln. Recently judged 'good' by Ofsted, this oversubscribed academy is continuing its strive for excellent, and is looking for an innovative and exciting practitioner to lead this key subject area. The academy is dedicated to providing a supportive and friendly team, and gives clear professional development opportunities for their staff.

This position will be paid to scale and will come with a TLR.

We are looking for:
Key skills/characteristics:
‐ an excellent communicator with highly developed interpersonal skills,
‐ a highly motivated, organised & solution focused leader, able to adapt to changing circumstances
‐ someone who leads by example and is able to motivate and lead others with sincerity and the highest
of expectations
‐ has the drive and initiative to support our ethos
‐ an individual who is passionate, enthusiastic & committed to the academy's strategic direction
‐ an ambitious individual with the potential for further promotion
‐ an individual willing to contribute to extra‐curricular / evening events

For more information on the school and a detailed job description please call Alex Bateman on 01522 775347.

The school can offer you:
*Excellent CPD and room for professional development.
*A strong, cohesive department.
*The opportunity to explore your teaching techniques.

By registering with Tradewind, we can offer you:

*We attract top education talent and in return offer top rates of pay
*We care about your training and development more than any other agency - which is why we can offer you more certified CPD courses than any other education recruitment agency, 25 to be exact! That's 18 more than our next nearest competitor
*Great referral scheme - recommend a friend and earn a brilliant bonus!
*Full interview preparation and assistance - so you're fully prepped and confident, increasing your chances of success
*Help with lesson planning - our support doesn't stop once we've secured you a placement
*Online Portal for your timesheets and log your availability
*Free social and networking events to get to know your peers and consultants

If you believe you are the right candidate for this role, please email your CV or for further information please call Alex Bateman on 01522 775347

Tradewind Recruitment is a Sunday Times Top 100 employer - stopping at nothing to ensure our candidates, clients and employees come first. At Tradewind, you will have access to 25 fully certified CPD courses, which is 18 more than our next nearest competitor, all focused on making you the best you can be. We have the very best people available to take your call and look after you every step of the way. We pride ourselves on exceptional service and take the time to get to know you. Put simply; we listen, we learn, we deliver. Why? Because our people matter most.

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