Head of Science Teacher

Waltham Forest, London
Date Posted:21 Mar 2019

Head of Science Teacher

Waltham Forest, London
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Tradewind Recruitment are looking for a well-established mixed secondary school in Waltham Forest who are looking for a Head of Science to commence in September 2019.

About the school;
If you want a challenge, if you thrive off an exciting environment, if you want to make a difference this school is for you! The school pride themselves on their consistently high academic performance, inclusive ethos and positive relationships with colleagues and students. The school also challenge and extends students of all abilities and prepares them to contribute positively to the communities in which they live.

This school was placed in the top 3% of non-selective, state-funding schools. Ofsted rated the school 'Good' and rate the sixth form 'Outstanding'. The school strive to be the natural first choice of all students, parents and stuff who are keen to contribute to the successful development of tomorrow's young citizens.

The school offer supportive, collaborative departments and schools, leadership training and development opportunities, exceptional CPD courses, and outstanding career development.

*70% of Year 11 students achieved a standard pass in English and Maths
*Over 50% of A level entries at grades A*-B, 20% A*-A
*A wide range of university offers and subjects including 31 students placed at Russell Group Universities, and 2 Oxbridge places.
Responsibilities for this Head of Science Teacher role would include;
*Line managing the Science department
*Teaching KS4 and KS5 classes within the Science department
*Providing high quality leadership and direction for the Faculty and to ensure it is well managed and organised in a way that meets the aims and objectives of the school
*Working as a team and share high level practises with colleagues to remain ahead of the game one of the leading departments within the school
*Genuinely caring about the education of your students, going above and beyond to see them succeed and achieve
*Setting clear expectations and follow up issues firmly and fairly, this will gain the respect of the students and aid you when teaching the classes
*Being an exceptional leader who can add great value within the department and school
Requirements for you as a Head of Science Teacher include;
*Holding a QTS holder (or equivalent teaching qualification)
*Having an Enhanced DBS Disclosure, Overseas Police Clearance and previous professional references that are at an average of Good or above
*Having a legal right to work in the UK
For more information about this Head of Science Teacher role contact Kyle Burgher on 0207 845 5450 opt 2 and kyle.burgher@twrecruitment.com,

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